Area businesses sponsor Ozarka College Foundation Golf Tournament

Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Kyle Yancey, Michael Cone, Andy Gunther-General Manager, Jeremy Stone, Johnathan Ellis, Brad Guthrie.

FNBC Bank was the presenting sponsor at the Ozarka College Foundation Golf Tournament in Izard County. First Community Bank was the course sponsor for the Ozarka College Foundation Golf Tournament. Centennial Bank was the lunch sponsor for the tournament.

Participants in the Ozarka College Foundation Golf Tournament had the opportunity to win a car, thanks to Freedom Ford, the tournamentís hole in one sponsor!

Ozarka College was pleased to announce a new scholarship that was awarded beginning the fall semester of 2019. Donor, BancorpSouth, will fund one $500 scholarship, annually. The recipient will receive $250 during the fall semester and $250 during the following spring semester.

To apply, students must be full time, an Izard County resident, demonstrate a financial need, and have a 2.5 or higher GPA. Applicants must have received a high school diploma or GED to be eligible.

For more information, please contact Suellen Davidson, Ozarka College Director of Development by calling 870-368-2059.

The four-person scramble tournament took place on Oct. 5 at Cooperís Hawk Golf Course in Melbourne. Shotgun start began at 9 a.m. and all proceeds will benefit the students of Ozarka College.

The entry fee is $300 per team and includes range balls, golf cart fee, light breakfast, lunch, gift bag, and 18 holes of golf. Mulligans will be available for purchase, $5 each. Awards will be given for longest drive, longest putt, and closest to pin. There will also be an opportunity to win a car, donated by Freedom Ford, for the hole in one prize!

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