Kickball tourney to benefit Senior Games

PEMBROKE — A “Monster Kickball Tournament” will be held Oct. 14 at the Pembroke Recreation Complex to benefit the 25th annual Lumber River Regional Senior Games.

The event will begin at 8 a.m. and the Complex is located at 7164 N.C. 711 in Pembroke.

Teams will consist of 11 players and the entry fee is $165 per team. The tournament is single-elimination. The team with most creative T-shirts, uniforms or costumes will win a prize.

For information, contact Ursulla Selles at 910-775-9762.


ECA schedules golf tourney Sept. 23

WHITE LAKE — Elizabethtown Christian Academy will hold its inaugural Legacy Golf Tournament at Vineyard Golf at White Lake on Saturday, Sept. 23, with a shotgun start at 9:30 a.m.

The tournament cost is $40 per player or $160 per team, and it will include, greens fee, cart, food and awards after play.

Sponsorships are also available: Navy at $500 (includes a four-person team); Orange at $250 (includes tee box recognition); and White at $100 (includes program recognition).

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Rec soccer registration is now open

ELIZABETHTOWN — Recreation soccer registration will continue through Sept. 1 at the Bladen County Parks & Recreation Department.

Registration fees are: Tot Soccer (ages 3 to 4) $25 per participant; soccer (ages 5 to 7 coed, 8to 10 girls and boys, 11 to 14 boys and girls $30 per participant. Age is determined as of Aug. 1.

For information, call 910-862-6770.


Children can hunt for free

TAR HEEL — If you are looking for a safe place for your children or grandchildren to learn and hunt — all at no cost — David Monroe has what you need.

Monroe is offering a safe place for children to hunt on his land located at 601 Main St. in Tar Heel.

For information, call Monroe at 910-585-1739.

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