By Brenda Harden
June 17, 2014
Morrow County Chamber of Commerce held its 19th Annual Chamber Golf Outing at the Pine Lakes Golf Club on June 6, 2014.
The Morrow County Chamber of Commerce and Visitor’s Bureau’s first place rotating Championship Golf Trophy went to the Dennis Leader team. Leader’s team has won the trophy for the past four consecutive years. The trophy will remain at the chamber until next years golf challenge. Other prizes were given to Don Wake for the longest drive, Dan Boysel for the longest putt and Scott Johnson for the proximity hole.
The registration for the golfers started at noon with a warm welcome from the Chamber Treasurer Andrea Bayles and Ag Credit and the Chamber’s Administrative Assistant Sara Baldwin.
Andy Bower with Edward .Jones Financial Services presented each golfer with an insulated, earth friendly, grocery tote filled with all sorts of goodies from different chamber sponsors. Various other door prizes were handed out after the dinner. It was a good day for chamber members to show their support for the chamber and promote their organization and a great day to golf. Some sponsors even participated in the fun and relaxation by golfing in the event.
Zach Courtad from Pine Lakes Golf Club and Andy Bower, made announcements prior to the golfers taking off on a shot gun start. There was a $16,000.00 hole in one Grand Prize sponsored by Shawn Marquis Anthem, Agency, Inc, and .James “Marty” Vaughan. Other sponsors for the event was Consolidated Electric Cooperative, Kilgour’s Insurance Store, Hotshots Secret, Brain Starr from Hometown Eye Care, Kingston Residence of Marion, Patti .Jackson from ReMax Genesis, .Julie Stake from .James Madison Insurance, Farmers Credit, Morrow County Hospital, Chad Snyder with Snyder Funeral Homes, Dr Leslie McDougall from Morrow County Dental, Matthew Griffith from Griffith and Brininger, LLC and Andy Bower with Edward Jones Services.