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2014 Edward M. Smith Scholarship Golf Tournament another Huge Success!



The 2014 Edward M. Smith Scholarship Golf Tournament was held on Friday, June 27th at Hickory Ridge Golf Course in Carbondale, IL.  Over 150 participated in Tournament that began at 9:00am with a Shot-Gun Start.  The weather was partly sunny and in the 80's and the rain held off until the very last hole of the tournament.  Participants enjoyed a catered lunch of Burgers and Brats, along with a catered dinner including Ribeye Steaks and some wonderful sides all courtesy of Great Boars of Fire!  This year's tournament yielded over $62,000.00.  All of these proceeds from the tournament goes to the Connell F. Smith Homer Brown Scholarship Fund!  This fund allows Local 773 members, their spouses, children, and grandchildren the opportunity to receive scholarships to ease their financial burden while reaching their educational goals and dreams!  Thank You to Everyone who helped to make this year's event a Huge Success!