Navistar LPGA classic draws large crowds

Prattville, Ala. (WSFA) -- The 2008 Navistar LPGA Classic gave the river region an economic shot in the arm.

Officials say the event brought in larger crowds than they expected.

The fans and 600 volunteers who helped put on the tournament filled restaurants and hotels.

Local charities also benefited, this year's tournament raised thousands of dollars through its Birdies for Charities.