White River Electric Association held is 27th annual golf tournament last week and for the past few years they advertise it by parking their rebuilt 1956 International at the Meeker Golf Course. According to tournament organizer Dale Dunbar, the WREA purchased the truck new from Reg Nichols Sales and Service and used it as a line truck, one of the first with four-wheel drive. Dunbar said Bob Buckles purchased the truck when his company replaced it and used it as a hay truck for years. After Buckles died, the WREA was offered the truck back and Dunbar said the line crew rebuilt the truck, including the motor, to what it is today.
MEEKER | In the final tournament of the season, the Meeker Golf Course is played backwards, which is followed a dinner and the annual membership meeting. This year three directors were elected and the board asked […]
The field of players in the annual Meeker Men’s Club tournament was not very deep but the competition for the title and a year of bragging rights as the men’s club champ was stiff.