WMFD TV

Search Archive WMFD.com News

www.wmfd.com - The first ever Mansfield Salvation Army golf outing teed- off Wednesday at Westbrook Country Club. }}" />

   
 
 
Salvation Army Hosts First Ever Golf Outing

Story By: Greg Heindel

 

 

 
 
 
  Email Story to Friend
   
  Original Published: 9/11/2013

The first ever Mansfield Salvation Army golf outing teed-off Wednesday at Westbrook Country Club. It started in dramatic fashion with parachutist Mike Coury of Columbus sky-diving four-thousand feet from a helicopter, with the American flag trailing him as the national anthem played in commemoration of the September 11th, 2001 terrorist attack. Then, the helicopter dropped golf balls in a closest-to-the-pin contest. Kip Wise won a set of Cobra irons. The newly-assigned leaders of the Mansfield Salvation Army, Captains Andy and Melissa Betts, were on hand to thank the golfers for their support. The event was expected to raise $15,000. The outing attracted 68 golfers, each of whom paid a $120 entry fee. Numerous prizes were offered, including a car and a motorcycle for getting a hole-in-one, a large-screen T-V raffled off during dinner, and a trophy for the winning foursome. Sponsors for the golf outing were:

Gold:

Milliron Industries

Modern Woodmen

North Central Golf

 

Silver:

McDonalds

Taylor Steamers

State Farm Jason Guilliams

SSIP (Senior Security Insurance Partners

 

Bronze:

Mechanics Bank

Richland Bank

Walker Brothers

Thompson Benefit Solutions

Graham Auto Mall

Sutton Bank

Taylor Metals

Bakers Collision Auto Repair

Ambry Asphalt

MedQuest

The Buren Group

Freund Properties

Integrity Insurance Solutions

Whats 4 Dessert

Willis, Osmond & Beilstein Accounting

K.E. McCartney

Jason Murray Attorney at Law

 

Private Donors:

Various Annonomous Community Businesses and Individuals 

 

 

   
  MORE RECENT NEWS
 
Image1 Domestic Violence Awareness Month kicks-off Wednesday with a rally at the Gazebo in Central Park in downtown Mansfield. Full Story
Image1 A special groundbreaking ceremony took place Wednesday night for the Morrow County Catholic Church. Full Story
 
Image1 15 Year old Rebecca Kemper of Bucyrus has been missing since last Tuesday. Her family and friends held a "poster rally" Wednesday afternoon to widen their search efforts. Full Story
Image1 It was a great day for 12 individuals who graduated from Mansfield Municipal Mental Health Court. Full Story
  MORE NEWS
 

Ceremony held for mental health court graduates

Restoration Underway At The Ritter House In Mansfield

Catholic Charities Hosts Bridges Out Of Poverty Workshop

Woman Seriously Injured When SUV Collides With Semi On I-71

The New Store Helps Local Children

Ashland Bicentennial Kickoff Held At Ashland University

Organization needs help re-opening food pantry

$100,000 bond set for man accused kidnapping, raping teen

James Mayer Jr. Funeral Arrangements Set

Commissioners Proclaim Disability Employment Awareness Month

More News