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'Links for Learning' golf scramble held in Prestonsburg

By: Hillary Thornton Email
By: Hillary Thornton Email

PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (WYMT) - The 6th annual 'Links for Learning' golf scramble was held at StoneCrest Golf Course on Thursday.

The event is put on by the Southeast Kentucky Chamber of Commerce. Money raised goes to the chamber's foundation for education. Through the foundation, the chamber is able to give out grants to area schools to help with projects.

Chamber president, Jared Arnett says, "It is a great thing to see the different projects that schools are able to do...from buying greenhouses, to IPads for special education classes, just great things, one school installed solar panels on top of their school."

So far, the chamber has awarded $25,000 in grants to schools.


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