By Scott Kuhn
Endless Summer Bash by MCHS
This coming Saturday the Dalton Trade and Convention Center will be the site of the Endless Summer Bash to support the Murray County High School’s athletic programs. There will be an endless buffet, live auction, silent auction and so much more. For ticket information contact Jennifer Divone Plemons at Murray County High school.
Football/Cheer/Soccer Registration Continues at the Murray County Rec
Registration for Football, Cheer and Soccer at the Murray County Rec will come to a close this Friday, August 2. Flag Football is available for ages 5-6 and Football is available for ages 7-12.. Cheerleaders must be between ages 6-12 and soccer players must be between ages 3-11. The cost to participate in a sport is $40.00. You may register your child by visiting the Recreation Department on Hyden-Tyler Road or by visiting the website at www.murrayrec.com
Cheer Camp Coming to North Murray High School
On August 5-8 Kiddie Cheer Camp will take place at North Murray from 8:30 am to 11:30 am daily. Children ages 4-12 are welcome to participate. Cost is $50.00, which includes a shirt. Participants will learn skill building while having fun!
North Murray Mud Volleyball Tournament Coming In August
The North Murray Dig It Club continues to welcome community members who wish to form teams and be a part of their Mud Volleyball Tournament, which will take place on Saturday, August 17 beginning with sign ups at 9 am and games at 10 am. Each team will need to have 8-10 players and the cost is $200.00 per team. Food will be available as well. Proceeds from this event will support both the North Murray and the Bagley Volleyball Teams. The event will take place at 150 Jackson Lake Road in Chatsworth. Attendees are asked to bring their own seating.
Legends Take Second Place in the Rick Honeycutt World Series
The Legends travel baseball team recently took second place when they participated in the Rick Honeycutt World Series in Lakeview.
North Murray Football Headed to Summer Camp
The NMHS Football team will be at summer camp at the University of West Georgia in Carrollton from July 31 through August 4. The camp includes a family night which will take place on August 3.
Murray County Touchdown Club Offering Discount Cards
The Murray County High School Touchdown Club is currently offering cards for sale featuring discounts from a variety of local businesses as well as a calendar of dates for this season’s games. To see all the offers and for more information about purchasing a card, visit the Club’s Facebook page.
Archery at Fort Mountain State Park
Another opportunity for interested parties ages 8 and up to brush up on their archery skills comes to Fort Mountain State Park on Saturday, August 24 from 2 to 3:30 PM. Participants will learn basic archery from a ranger and will then have a chance to test their new skills by shooting at targets. The cost is $15.00 which includes parking. For more information, call 706-422-1932.
North Murray Band Camp Coming Soon
The North Murray Mountaineers Marching Band will be participating in Band Camp from August 5th through the 9th. The camp will be held from 8:30 am to 8:30 pm daily.