• Point Mallard golf instructor Taylor Jones is hosting two three-day golf camps for boys and girls ages 7-18. The first camp is Tuesday-Thursday. The second is July 30-Aug. 1. Cost is $125. Both camps will be held at the Strike Zone in Point Mallard Park. For more information, call 256-341-4925.

• Calhoun Community College is hosting a golf camp for boys and girls ages 5-15. It will be July 22-24 at the Strike Zone in Point Mallard Park from 9 a.m. to noon. Cost is $80. For more information, call 256-306-2858. Sign up is available at

• The Decatur Morgan Hospital Foundation Golf Classic is Aug. 10 at Burningtree Country Club. This year’s tournament will honor the community contributions of Rita and Gary Baker. The event is a four-person scramble with shotgun starts at 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. Cost for a team of four is $500. For more information or to register online, visit or call 256-973-2187.

• Calhoun women's golf is hosting a golf tournament at Point Mallard on Aug. 10. The scramble start is at 8 a.m. Cost is $85 for each player. Hole sponsorships are available for $50. For more information, contact Arin Eddy at 256-306-2546 or

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