To the editor:
The Fraternal Order of Police Lodge No. 1 would like to extend a special thanks to the following friends and businesses that generously sponsored or made a prize donation for the 2014 Golf Scramble held May 31 at Spring Hills Golf Club. Your continued loyalty and support make it possible for many local youth programs to thrive every year, as well as promote friendship and camaraderie among the many golfers who participated in this event.
The list includes: Hole sponsors - Spring Hills Golf Club; Jefferson County Sheriff Fred J. Abdalla; Leoni Concrete; Cattrell Cos. Inc.; Vance Vukelic; Wintersville Trophy Shop; J.E. Foster Funeral Homes Inc.; Mingo Pharmacy; Stuff with Attitude; Rocco Boniey Insurance Services; Mountaineer Racetrack, Casino and Resort; Choice Brands of Ohio LLC; Wintersville Trophy Shop; Spot Bar; Mosti Funeral Homes Inc.; Interstate Batteries System of Steel Valley; Valley Converting Co. Inc.; Staley Communication Inc.; McBane Insurance and Financial Services Inc.; Abdalla's Steak House; the Indian Club of Tiltonsville; Steubenville D.A.R.E.; Frank W. Noble Jr.; Sam A. Pate; attorney Stephen B. Lamatrice; Michael C. Bednar, attorney at law; F.O.P. Lodge No. 97; Polish Athletic Club; AFSCME Local 2015; Doe Weldon Trucking; Chappano's Market; World Radio Telecommunications; Tri-State Security; Rehab Plus Physical Therapy, Robert Runkel physical therapist; Dr. David E. DiBiase; Manfred's; Scaffidi's Pasta; Judge Joseph Corabi; Clerk of Court John Corrigan Jr.; Interstate Alarm, Carl Sgalla; and Hillsboro Tavern.
Prize donations came from Kroger; Dee-Jay's; Domino's; Mama G's; Subway; Tom's Barber Shop; Herb's Auto Service; Toronto Lanes Bowling Alley; Special Way in Toronto; Sam's; Starr's Towing; Iggy's Pizza; Margaret's Cafe; Toronto Auto Parts Inc.; B&W Repair; Rite Aid and DiCarlo's Pizza.
Congratulations to Team Garis, which won the scramble and took home the grand prize.
Again, Vice President Jason Hanlin, Secretary Joe Buchmelter, Treasurer Erik Dervis and I say thanks to all who sponsored the event and participated in the scramble.
FOP Lodge No. 1