Golf tournament to benefit charity

Midlands area golfers are invited to sign up for a golf tournament to benefit the Woodyard Fund.

Sponsored by the Old Guard Golf Association, the tournament will be held Oct. 1 at Northwoods Golf Club off Parklane and Farrow roads in Northeast Richland. It begins at 10 a.m.

Proceeds from the tournament will go to the Woodyard Fund, which provides financial assistance to families struggling to pay their heating bills during the winter months.

The registration fee is $50 per golfer and includes lunch. Golfers can register in advance by calling Doug Steimle at (803) 462-6082 or Gary Geddens at (803) 409-9695. Or they can register at 9 a.m. the day of the event.