The scholarship was created in honer of Lyles, the son of Paul and Jennalee Lyles of Walnut. Paul is the head coach of the Wildcat basketball team. Sikes was tragically killed in an automobile accident last August.
The tee time is 8 AM and the cost is $40 per person or $160 per team. There will be a trophy awarded to the winning team as well as an award to the person with the longest drive.
Entry forms can be picked up Hillandale, on the Booneville and New Albany campuses of Northeast Community College, Walnut High School and at the front desk of the Daily Corinthian.
For more information contact Paul Lyles at (256) 627-8142, Penny Dollar at (662) 223-0961 or Mark Franz at (662) 587-2471.
• The Corinth Alcorn Parks & Recreation Department is offering sign-up dates for 2017 Spring/Summer activities.
There will be a sign-up meeting for the Adult Kickball League on April 18 at 6pm. You can also start signing up on April 3-21 for Babe Ruth, ages 13 thru 15, and 14U and 16U Softball for ages 13-16; Tennis lessons and tournaments for all ages and abilities (both individual & group). All sign-up meetings will take place at the park.
Umpires, referees, and scorekeepers are needed as well. Like us on facebook for more detailed information or call the park office at (662)-286-3067.
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