Thank you for support of recent golf tournament

To the editor:

The Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 791 and the Associates sponsored a golf tournament on Saturday, Aug. 4 at the American Legion Country Club, 1 Country Club Road, Mount Union. There were 24 teams who participated. The winners are: First place-Shade Mountain Express with Tom Thompson, Gary Beaver, Brian Knepp and Carl Seitz; second place-The Four Irons with John Stroup, Ron Beckwith, Gary Anderson and Jason Stroup; and third place-Berubes Water with Nick Heimbaugh, Jordan Wise, Jason Wise and Doug Yohn.

The longest drive winners are: Jim Long at Hole 4 and Mark Merrifield at Hole 12. The closest to the hole winners are: Chris Wolfkill at Hole 2 at 5 feet and Ben Varner at Hole 15 at 4 feet, 3 inches.

We would like to thank the many people and organizations that have helped us. If we missed anyone, we apologize. We are very appreciative of everyone who helped and of the teams who participated.

Hole sponsors: American Legion Post 107, Kish Printing, Dr. Virginia Baker-Betz, Frank’s Auto, Big Valley Bible Church, American Legion Post 287, Eckley’s Repair, Ferguson Valley Storage, VFW Crawford-Brubaker Post, Hartley’s Potato Chip Co. Inc., Popernack Family Dental, Central PA Dock and Door LLC, Neilsen & O’Donnell, American Legion Post 942, VFW Post 7011, Albert Sheaffer, Big Valley Animal Hospital, Boulevard Station Car Wash, Metzler Forest Products LLC, King Bros. Logistics Inc., Ye Olde Hotel Inc. (Milroy hotel), Lewistown Florist, Creekside Hearth & Patio, Harshbarger’s Sub ‘N Malt, Alan D. Gordon M.D., P.C., Burnham OIP, Swineford Auto Glass, Vince’s Pizza and Family Restaurant, Laskaris Restaurant, Aumanus Construction, Ron’s IGA, Dr. Richard C. Burns, Lake Ford, Straight Path Auto, Fraternal Order of Eagles Post 3294 and Class 1 Transport Inc.

Prize, gifts and gift certificate donations: Barger’s Landscaping, Cora’s Creekside Tavern, Captain Jack’s, Sweet Frog, D&R Firearms, Sharp Shopper, Yoder’s Tees & More, Lincoln Caverns, Lake Tobias Wildlife Park, Michelle’s, Brindel’s Hardware, Weis Markets, Giant Food Stores, Burger King, Miller Cinemas, Keystone Complex, Toot’s Place, Logan House, East Gate Feed & Grain, Allensville Planning Mill, G.L. Laub Surplus, Bargain Beer & Soda, Yetter’s, Kountry Kitchen, Five Points Screenprining and Zeke & Leah Heimbaugh.

Cash donations: Zimmerman Truck Lines Inc., Frey Motors, Sticky Bun Cafe, Mid-Atlantic Corporate Federal Credit Union, Sky View Video, Aumanus Construction, Goin’ Postal, Class 1 Transport Inc., Sal-Lee’s Dream, Roy E. Berrier & Sons Inc., Brian’s Auto Repair and Trailer Sales, Shane Hecht Leather Goods and William & Cindy Price.

George Baughman

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 791