To honor area firefighters and law enforcement officers, the 4th Annual West Texas Heroes Challenge Softball Tournament is being held at John Stiff Park Softball Complex on Saturday, April 13, and Sunday, April 14. Proceeds will benefit the 100 Club of the Texas Panhandle.

The 100 Club provides financial assistance to the families of official peace officers and firefighters injured or killed in the line of duty.

The double-elimination tournament has four divisions: Men’s Competitive, Men’s Rec, Coed, and Senior Men’s.

The entry fee per team is $325. Registration is open to the public. The deadline is Friday, April 5.

Sign up now at For questions or further details, contact Jerry Langen at (806) 420-1610 or email [email protected].

Story by Madelin Brooke.