Large group rallies around community support

NOEL NASH/PHOTOGolfers enjoy a post-round meal and await for the raffle and awards ceremony to begin Sunday at Emerald Valley.

Sunday was a good day. The community gathered together around a common cause and for a much-anticipated event. 

It reminded me of when we lived in Gainesville, Fla., and the Gators football team was celebrating its first national title in a citywide party. For the first time in days, the sun and blue skies broke through a wet winter in north central Florida.

The team’s head . . .