"Back the Badge" golf tournament held in Denison

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DENISON, Tex. (KXII) - 93.1 Katy Country and Classic of Texoma hosted the 3rd Annual Wheeler and Castellanos "Back the Badge" Memorial Golf Tournament in Denison.

93.1 Katy Country and Classic of Texoma hosted the 3rd Annual Wheeler and Castellanos "Back the Badge" Memorial Golf Tournament in Denison.

The event took place at the Denison Golf and Country Club Friday.

The tournament benefits the Texoma Back the Badge Foundation, Chad Key Memorial Scholarship Fund and the Rickey Wheeler Memorial Scholarship Fund.

93.1 Katy Country Radio Host Zac Grantham said participants enjoyed the tournament, especially with the nice weather.

Several law enforcement officers also participated in the event.

"This is just a day to honor all our law enforcement officers on both sides of the Red River. We really do appreciate everything they do for us every single day to protect and serve our community," said Grantham.

Over the past two years, $80,000 has been raised for local law enforcement groups.