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Red Carpet Bowl Golf Tournament
The 4th annual Red Carpet Bowl Invitational Golf Tournament is scheduled for Oct. 10 and 11 at Vicksburg Country Club.

The tournament will follow a 3-man scramble/shamble format, and the entry fee is $450 per team. Play begins at noon each day. There are cash prizes of $1,000, $600 and $400 for the top three teams, as well as prizes for the longest drive and closest to the hole each day.

To register, call VCC golf pro Kent Smith at 601-636-8581, or email him at kent@vicksburgcc.com.

Junior Auxiliary Golf
The Junior Auxiliary of Vicksburg will hold its Birdies and Boos for the Kids Golf Tournament on Oct. 23 at Clear Creek Golf Course in Bovina. The four-person scramble has a registration fee of $400 per team, which includes a mulligan, T-shirt, lunch and dinner, and a gift bag.

For more information or to register, visit javicksburg.org/birdies_and_boos.html or email Mary Margaret Edney at MMargaretEdney@gmail.com.

YMCA cheerleading
Registration for the Vicksburg YMCA’s 2020 cheerleading program is now open.
The program is for girls ages 7-11, and offers them the chance to cheer for a team and represent their school. They will attend a cheer camp at the beginning of the season, and finish the year with a competition.

The cost is $60 for YMCA members and $70 for non-members, and includes uniforms. Parents can register their children in person at the Purks YMCA or online at vicksburgymca.com.

YMCA flag football
Registration for the Vicksburg YMCA’s 2020 flag football season is now open. The league is open to players in kindergarten through sixth grade, and will be broken up into several age divisions.

The registration fee is $60 for YMCA members and $70 for non-members.

Parents can register their children at the Purks YMCA, online at vicksburgymca.com, or by calling 601-638-1071.

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