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Magrath Charity Golf Tournament Sept. 11

The Magrath and District Recreation Committee is organizing a Charity Golf Tournament to be hosted at the Magrath Golf Course on Sept. 11 at 1 p.m. Proceeds of the tournament will benefit fundraising efforts for the town’s new pool, which will feature water spray features, a climbing wall, seating and other attractions. The committee is currently seeking sponsors for the event, and forms can be… Read More »

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