Monthly Archives: May 2022

Congress bestows highest honor on World War II Merchant Marines | New Policies

By MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress has awarded its highest honor to merchant seamen who fought in World War II, nearly eight decades after the conflict in which more than 8,000 were killed. More than two years after Congress voted to approve the award, Capitol Hill leaders on Wednesday awarded the […]

Weidmann scores an 87 at the CIF Masters Golf Tournament | Calaveras County Sports

Guy Dossi/Calaveras Company STOCKTON — After a strong performance at the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division V tournament at Merced Golf and Country Club on May 9, Bret Harte High School freshman Eli Weidmann qualified to compete in the Section Masters Tournament. CIF Sac-Joaquin. In the biggest tournament of Weidmann’s young high school career, the freshman […]

New disc golf course opens in Madison Heights public park – Daily Tribune

Disc golf has for the first time slipped into a city park in Madison Heights. The new disc golf course opened over a week ago at the city’s versatile 31-acre Rosie’s Park at 1111 Farnum. “It’s been very popular since we opened it,” said City Manager Melissa Marsh. “It was raining for our grand opening […]

The Junior Series Championship is held at Ashland Golf Club

The 36-hole Junior Series Championship arrives at Ashland Golf Club in Ashland on Saturday, May 22. Hosted by the PGA of Northern Ohio, the series is part of the Notah Begay Junior National Golf Championship Series. This is a two-stage qualification leading to a 54-hole National Championship. Local juniors seeking a spot in the regional […]

A cameraman recalls mining television gold with Huell Howser at a conference in Sherman Gardens

Luis Fuerte was attending San Bernardino Valley College in the 1960s and was well on his way to earning an electrical engineering degree when a random visit to the college’s television station, organized by a friend, changed his life forever. “I saw the equipment and the tape recorders. I went to stand behind the camera […]

Troy Area School District Foundation plans annual golf tournament fundraiser | Local/Regional

TROY — The Troy Area School District Foundation held an organizational meeting Wednesday to discuss the upcoming golf tournament fundraiser. The foundation has operated as a support for students in the Troy school system and has held annual fundraisers for golf tournaments for 16 years. A 501© (3) foundation raises money each year to fund […]

Remarks by Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III welcoming Thai Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Prayut Chan-o-cha to the Pentagon

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE LLOYD J. AUSTIN III: Well, Mr. Prime Minister, thank you for taking the time to visit the Pentagon today. It’s especially good to have you here because Thailand is our oldest friend and ally in the Indo-Pacific. For decades, our Alliance has strengthened security in this critical region. I am therefore delighted […]

Cornerstone Club Joins Montage International’s Distinctive Collection of Luxury Golf Courses and Clubs | News

Montage International will take over management of the 4,700-acre private community located in the Colorado high country ORANGE COUNTY, Calif., May 12, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — International assembly announces today that it will take over the management and operation of Cornerstone Cluba full-service private club and residential community located in Montrose, Colorado, just 40 miles from […]

PGA Championship 2022: How has golf changed in five decades? Just look at the Southern Hills PGA schedule in 1970 | Golf News and Tour Information

Imagine, if you will, the year is 1970. Break out those long-forgotten bell bottoms and midi skirts. And settle in to watch the 52nd PGA Championship, taking place in Southern Hills for the first time in club history. And that’s why we leaf through the official tournament program, its 210 pages. We recently picked up […]

Turner’s golf tournament counts his sons among participants | Sports

PRATTVILLE — The 25th Annual Kevin Turner Golf Tournament included a new guest host and Turner’s sons, once again reaching record numbers as 77 teams and 308 golfers took part in the event Monday at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail in Capitol Hill. “Every year, I’m like, ‘Can this get any bigger?’ And every […]

Wells Fargo 2022 Championship standings: Day extends Round 2 lead as Fowler and McIlroy lose pace

TPC Potomac fought back on Friday, as weather was the main storyline in the second round of the Wells Fargo Championship. With a steady dose of heavy rain falling in the area, players struggled to overcome the soggy golf course, luscious rough and mental strain that inevitably comes with playing in such conditions. The par […]

GST BOCES Students Win National SkillsUSA Competition

SYRACUSE, NY (WETM) – GST BOCES Vocational and Technical Education students competed in the New York State SkillsUSA competition held in April in Syracuse, NY. Students from across the state showcased their skills in their respective career and technical education programs at the state event. Students who place first qualify to compete nationally in Atlanta, […]

Ragga Kristinsdottir begins playing at the NCAA Championships on Monday

Ragga Kristinsdottir begins playing at the NCAA Championships on Monday Kristinsdottir joins Elsa Moberly (2018) as the only female golfers in program history to earn an individual NCAA Championship bid. Live Score RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University Ragnhildur Kristinsdottir will begin playing at the 2022 NCAA Women’s Golf Championships on Monday. Kristinsdottir was one […]

Historical Society Golf Tournament at Carolina Colors in New Bern

NEW BERN, NC – The New Bern Historical Society invites you to “Tee It Up Fore History” during the Historical Society’s 3rd Annual Golf Tournament on Sunday, June 12 at the Carolina Colors Golf Club. Executive Director Mickey Miller expects this to be a special, fun-filled event. “You’ll enjoy a great day of golf, a […]

Nixa wins the COC golf tournament; Joplin’s Harry Satterlee earns medalist honors

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE A DIGITAL DOWNLOAD OF THIS VIDEO By Pat Dailey (for OzarksSportsZone.com) BRANSON — Joplin’s Harry Satterlee followed up one of his worst shots of the COC tournament with one of his best en route to medal honors. Satterlee birdied the 425-yard No. 18 hole to finish with a par 73 three-over […]

Hayward CEO Kevin Holleran and three-time Olympic gold medalist Rowdy Gaines cut the ribbon for the new global headquarters and raise water safety awareness

Hayward is actively hiring, building an already strong presence in the Tar Heel State Olympian Rowdy Gaines in support of the Step Into Swim™ initiative to promote safe swimming CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, May 03, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, Hayward Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HAYW) (“Hayward” or the “Company”), a global designer, manufacturer and marketer of a broad portfolio of […]

Two new Nebraska golf courses are on the horizon – and generating a lot of buzz | Golf

A “lively frontier” of American golf is a national sight in Nebraska as the state prepares to unveil two more highly anticipated courses this year. Lost Rail northwest of Gretna and Landmand in northeast Nebraska are planning summer openings. Landmand will first be tested in tournaments. The course on the bluff north of Homer has […]