(NEWTON/OLNEY) The Winterrowd Lodge #664 Open Golf Tournament is coming up this Saturday, August 4, at the Richland Country Club in Olney, with an 8:00 tee time that morning. It’s a handicap scramble with a shotgun start. All green fees and carts are furnished, plus food available from 9:00 to 1:00 and refreshments throughout the event. There will be plenty of prizes on the course. An entry fee of only $60 per person. So help out the Winterrowd Lodge and sign up today. Call the Richland Country Club at 618-395-1661.
(OLNEY) The 8th Annual White Squirrel Sprint Triathlon is coming up this Saturday, August 4, sponsored by the Richland County Recreation Council (RCRC). The event includes a 200 meter swim, a 14.6 mile bike ride, and a 5K or 3.1 mile run. It all starts and ends at the Musgrove Aquatic Center in Olney. Various requirements apply. For more information or to registration now, go online at www.rcrcolney.com.
(OLNEY) The Olney FFA Alumni 17th Annual Golf Outing & Raffle is coming up this Friday, August 3, at the Richland Country Club in Olney. It’s lunch at 12:00 noon and a shotgun start at 1:00 with a fee of $50 per person or $200 for a team of four. Team prizes are a four-pack of St. Louis Cardinal tickets for each of the first, second, and third place teams. All proceeds raised go to sponsor Olney FFA activities and several scholarships. To sign up, call Jamie at 618-843-5488, Darin at 618-843-0924, or Joel at 618-354-1611. Or contact the Richland County High School Agriculture Department at 618-393-2191, extension 3141.