Duke and Duchess Golf Tournament

The annual Duke and Duchess Golf Tournament will be played Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 8-9, at the Lake Tansi Golf Course. The entry fee is $70 per team. There will also be low gross and low net winners in each flight.

There were be a 1 p.m. shotgun start both days.

To sign-up, call the pro shop at 788-3301.

Crab Orchard football team to report Aug. 3

The Crab Orchard Elementary football team will report for practice at the school on Monday, Aug. 3, at 3 p.m. According to Coach Elbert Farley, all players must have a physical before they report. For more information, call him at 200-4878.

Salvation Army Golf Tournament

A golf tournament and fish fry to benefit the Salvation Army will be Wednesday, Aug. 12, at the Lake Tansi Golf Course. The Callaway sponsored tournament is a four-person scramble with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. The cost is $65 per person.

Representatives from Callaway Golf will be present with their latest golf equipment on hand for demonstration.

The proceeds of the tournament go to support two important Salvation Army programs - to provide assistance for children who have been removed from their homes due to abuse and neglect by their parents and to aid our Cumberland County Armed Forces veterans.

Prizes include a $500 VISA gift card, $50 Callaway gift cards on all par 3s for closest to the hole and your choice of a Nike driver or set of irons, "Bose" home sound system and a prize for longest drive. There will be a putting contest before play.

There is a $15,000 cash prize for a hole-in-one by Thrivent Financial.

The golf tournament has hole sponsorships for $100 each. The deadline for hole sponsorships is Aug. 1, while the entry deadline for the tournament is Aug. 5.

For players' convenience, a PayPal account has been established to be used for your golf tournament transactions. Go to www.salvationarmycrossvilletn.org, click on the Second Annual Golf Tournament, and click on it and follow the instructions.