Former Johnson Newspapers editor Charles W. Kelly is selling tickets for $5 each for a chance to win $1,000 if your ball is closest to the pin at the St. Joseph’s Home annual Golf Ball drop on Aug. 16 at Father Martin Field.
Over 2,000 golf balls will be dropped onto the field from Frank Richardson’s helicopter at 1 p.m.
First prize is $1,000, second prize is $200 and third prize is $100. Festivities before the ball drop include a putting contest.
Entry fee for putting contest is only $3 for a chance to win $50. Tickets are on sale at St. Joseph’s Home, St. Lawrence Federal Credit Union State Street, Kinney Drugs and Walmart or from any board member.
For more information please call St. Joseph’s Foundation office at 394-0463.