Ten Selected for EMBDC Shootout

Ten lucky people will have the chance to win $100,000.

Names were drawn Thursday from those who registered for a shoot-out during the EMBDC Golf Classic.

Each golfer will have an opportunity to shoot a hole in one Friday at 5:30 p.m. at Briarwood Country Club's hole #5.

Benefits Management Group is offering the ten potential $100,000 prizes.

"This is one of our promotional events for the East Mississippi Business Development golf tournament. This is our 16th year," said golf tournament committee member Scott Gray. "It's an opportunity for local business members, whether they are a member of the EMBDC or not to participate in our golf tournament, get a chance to socialize and highlight what they can do for each other."

The people who have the chance to win $100,000 are: Chip Sorrels, Ben Thompson, Scotty Elliott, Skip Eastham, Joel Payne, Sid Barnett, Johnny Stevens, Benji Ford, David Sorrels, and Chad Miller. Four alternates were also chosen in case of no-shows:Robert Trout, Scott Stevens, Trey Cooper and Ray Stone.