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Emmet County ISU?Scholarship Outing Set

By Staff | Jun 8, 2010

The Emmet Co. ISU Scholarship Committee is gearing up for this year’s fundraising activities to help support this yearly scholarship.  The community is invited to show their support in various ways on Saturday, June 26 at the Country Greens Golf Course in Armstrong, Iowa. 

In the past, the golf tournament has served as the major fundraiser for this scholarship.  New this year will be an Emmet Co. ISU 5K Walk/Run for Scholarships, on Saturday, June 26, prior to the golf tournament tee off.  The 5K registration will be held at the Country Greens Golf Course Clubhouse in Armstrong from 7:00-7:45 a.m.  The race will start and finish in front of the clubhouse and will wind through the beautiful 9-hole course.  Prizes will be awarded in each age group.  Age groups will be 13 years and under, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49 and 50 and over.  Pre-registrations received prior to June 15 will ensure everyone a t-shirt for both the 5K and golf team participants. 

For more information, please go to

www.emmetcoisu5K.wetpaint.com .

Shortly after the conclusion of the 5K Walk/Run, the tee off of the 4th Annual Emmet County ISU Golf Tournament is set for 10:30 a.m. 

The 18-hole, 3 person, best-ball tournament is followed by a full appetizer bar starting at 5:00 p.m. and auction to follow at approximately 6:00 p.m.  Please call Country Greens Golf Course at (712)868-3048 to pre-register your team by June 15th.

Many local businesses have helped make this fundraiser and scholarship a reality.  The Emmet County Farm Bureau will be sponsoring a $10,000 hole-in-one contest.  The 2010 sponsors are:  Ag Partners, Agri-Services of Northern Iowa, Art’s Way, ASMUS Farm Supply, Avera Holy Family Health, Channel Bio, Farm Credit Services, GKN Wheels, Green Plains, Houseman Oil, Hy-Vee, Iowa Lakes Electric, Jacobson-Westergard & Assoc., Madden Pioneer & Crop Ins., The mARket, New Fashion Pork, Ohrtman Ag, Oleson Chiropractic Clinic, POET, Ringtel Communications, State Line Co-op, and Tri-County Implement.