Golfers take shot at $1M

BLUFFTON, SC (WTOC) - How would you like to win $1 million?

Golfers can try their luck at winning the prize at the Palmetto Electric Touchstone Energy's million dollar hole in one shootout.

Qualifying rounds will be held through Saturday at Old South Golf Links in Bluffton. Balls are $1 or a dozen for $10. All of the proceeds benefit bright ideas, which provides funding for innovative classroom projects throughout the Lowcountry.

"We've been able to give back $195,000 to teachers in the Lowcountry over the last seven years through this program. This event is one of the primary ways we raise money for that," said Jimmy Baker of Palmetto Electric.

A BMW convertible is also a prize.

To qualify for the final shootout, go to the Old South Golf Links in Bluffton. Qualifying rounds will run from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday and then 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.

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