Team and individual registration for the 11th annual Henry M. Bell, Jr. Memorial Golf Tournament is now under way, with proceeds to benefit East Texas Medical Center’s prostate cancer outreach and community education.
Hosted by the ETMC Cancer Institute and the ETMC Foundation, the charity tournament is set for Monday, Sept. 19, at Willow Brook Country Club in Tyler.
Sponsors include corporate champion Suddenlink, media sponsor KLTV-7 and medical champion ETMC First Physicians Urology, as well as a host of area organizations.  The event will feature a full afternoon of recreation and socialization, including a shotgun start, scramble tournament and awards reception.
The Metro Aviation, Inc. Golf Ball Drop is set for 12:30 p.m., just before the tournament start at 1 p.m.  The grand prize winner – for the golf ball that lands in the designated hole or closest to the hole – will receive $1,000.  The first place prize winner will receive a $500 FRESH gift card courtesy of Brookshire’s Grocery Co., with additional prizes awarded to the second through fifth place winners.  A maximum of 1,000 golf ball chances will be sold for $5 each or six for $25.
For more information on the Golf Ball Drop, tournament registration and sponsorship opportunities, please contact the ETMC Foundation at (903) 596-3751.