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Post 8 Trooper Island Golf Scramble

Date of News Release: 07/02/2015

(Morehead, KY) - The Kentucky State Police in Ashland will be hosting their annual Trooper Island Golf Scramble on July 16, 2015 at Old Silo Golf Course In Mt. Sterling. Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. and a shotgun start at 9:00 a.m.. All participants will receive door prizes, including a 2015 Trooper Island Raffle Truck ticket, and lunch will be served following the scramble. There will be awards for First, Second, Third place and prizes for the longest drive and the closest to the pin. All proceeds will benefit Trooper Island.

Trooper Island is located on Dale Hollow Lake in South-central Kentucky and is leased to the Kentucky State Police from the Corps of Engineers. Each year, 32 children, ages 10-12 years from the Post 8 region are sent to this one-week camp. These are children that may not be able to afford another summer camp or may have had a tragic event occur in their past, or have been recommended by a teacher or guidance counselor.

Persons interested should contact Master Trooper Joe Veeneman, Public Affairs Officer KSP Morehead at 606-784-4127. Entry forms are available at the Kentucky State Police Post 8 Ashland or online at: Click to download the entry form.

Participants can turn in their entry form to the Kentucky State Police Post along with their $260 dollar team entry fee made payable to Trooper Island Inc.