BALLINGER - The 31st Annual Carnegie Library Golf Tournament was held at the Ballinger Country Club ,Saturday, July 15. The tournament netted the library almost $14,500 which will cover several months of operating expenses. The library depends on donations and grants to continue to serve Ballinger and surrounding area residents.

BALLINGER - The 31st Annual Carnegie Library Golf Tournament was held at the Ballinger Country Club ,Saturday, July 15. The tournament netted the library almost $14,500 which will cover several months of operating expenses. The library depends on donations and grants to continue to serve Ballinger and surrounding area residents.

The Carnegie Library Board would like to thank the following businesses and individuals for their support of the Carnegie Library Golf Tournament.

Double Platinum Sponsor: Buddy’s Plant Plus

Platinum Sponsors: Ballinger Home Health, Ballinger National Bank, Beef Master Steak House, Farmer’s Insurance Agency – Michael Conrad, First National Bank of Ballinger, Morrow Foundation, Mueller, Inc., Parson’s Heating, Air Conditioning & Appliance, Raymond James Financial Services – Steve Smith

Gold Sponsors: AEP, Beasley & Justiss, City Eye Care – Dr. Stewart Robbins, Dankworth Smoked Meats, Edward Jones Investments – Larry Gilbert, Sweetwater Steel, Toliver Bros., West Texas Pallets – Jason and Jill Battle, and Willingham Insurance & Realty.

Silver Sponsors: Bagwell Oil, Big Country Realty, Grindstaff & Grindstaff, Jones Plumbing, Lange Funeral Home, Leonard-Clayton Ranch, McKinnon Family, Main Street Soda Fountain, Raymond James – Jim Woodruff Investments and Travis Tax Service.

Bronze Sponsors: Atmos Energy, Gene Clack Law Office, Curiosities, Executive Inn, First Community Federal Credit Union, First State Bank of Paint Rock, Fulton’s Treadmill, Galvan Automotive, Kit’s Body Shop, Max Teja, DDS, Quilt Shop & White Barn Studio Retreat Center, Shoppin’ Baskit, Sonnenberg Insurance, Surety Title Company, Texas Pallets – Wayne Poehls,and West Texas State Bank in Rowena.

Other monetary donations were received from the BYOB Water Store and Paske Tire Co.

The raffle prize donors included Acapulco, Apples’ n Spice Florist, Ballinger Feed & Seed, Ballinger Florist, Bickel & Co., Brady Bunch Boutique, Cason’s Mercantile, Cindy Cook Massage, Deb’s Things (inside Curiosities), Debbie Adair (inside Curiosities) Dixie Hardware, Lynnette Freeman (inside Curiosities), Ginger Turner, Higginbotham Bros., Hoelscher Liquor, Jerrolyn’s (inside Curiosities), Lowake Steak House, Lynnette Freeman (inside Curiosities), the Morrish Family, Pizza Hut, Rachel Galvan (Head to Toe Salon),Rangel’s Family Restaurant, Runnels County Register, Sylvia’s Grand Ami, Talented Friends – Lana Flint, T. P. Harrell’s, Donna White (inside Curiosities). Abilene Donors: Abuelo’s, Rust & Roses, West