CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header

Local

Bush To Host Golf Tournament For Wounded Veterans

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

From Our CBS Music Web Sites

186152214 Bush To Host Golf Tournament For Wounded VeteransJIM GAFFIGAN, "My kids have never eaten Hot Pockets

181572784 8 Bush To Host Golf Tournament For Wounded VeteransFunny Faced Cheerleaders

 alt=Musicians Then And Now

455079896 Bush To Host Golf Tournament For Wounded VeteransWATCH: Iggy Azalea & JLO's Booty Battle

 alt=Remembering Jimi Hendrix 44 Years Later

cowb thumb Bush To Host Golf Tournament For Wounded VeteransCowboys Cheerleaders

(credit: George W. Bush Institute)

(credit: George W. Bush Institute)

IRVING (AP) — Former President George W. Bush will participate in the third Warrior Open golf tournament scheduled to be held next week in North Texas.

The George W. Bush Presidential Center announced Wednesday that 24 wounded U.S. military members will play in the tournament in the Dallas suburb of Irving.

The event begins Thursday, Sept. 26, with the veterans playing a round with Bush, pro golfers, celebrities and others. The 36-hole tourney will then be held over the following two days.

Veterans participating in the event have suffered serious wounds in post-9/11 combat.

The tournament is part of the George W. Bush Institute’s Military Service Initiative.

(© Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Latest News:

Top Trending: