With the support of vendors and local businesses, the North Arkansas Electric Cooperative Operation Round Up® Golf Classic raised $20,000 for the co-op’s scholarship program.
Nineteen teams competed for cash prizes in the scramble, which was held at the Cherokee Village South Golf Course on Oct. 12.
Course sponsors included: Arkansas Electric Cooperatives, Inc., MSTN Transformers and Roese Contracting. Silver sponsors included: Arvest Bank, Calix, FNBC, George Kell Motors, Huxford Pole & Timber Co. and Inside Information.
NEXT, Powered by NAEC's team won the championship flight. The team included: Donny Dawson, Keith Guffey, Billy Jarrett and Willie Jarrett.
Members can help raise money for local scholarships as well by having their bill "rounded up" to the next dollar through Operation Round Up.
To enroll, visit the Operation Round Up webpage, call 870-895-3221 or mention Round Up to an NAEC employee when visiting a co-op office.
Outage restoration work likely will continue through Sunday. Please report your outage by calling 870-895-3221. Updates are posted on the NAEC Facebook page. We appreciate your patience as we work as safely and quickly as possible.