| Jan 18, 2011
| 9:33 PM
GOLF LEGEND: The course at Ko'olau Golf Club has a slope rating of 162 (where the maximum slope rating is 155). STATUS: False, but Once Basically True. In what is likely the most famous scene in the classic 1984 comedy,......
| May 3, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Today's Classic Peanuts strip in the Tribune concludes with a Sam Snead joke. "Every year for 25 years, my dad has been rooting for Sam Snead to win the National Open," says Lucy, empathizing with Charlie Brown's despair over the......
| Jun 21, 2010
| 12:38 PM
Dubsdread Golf Course
Last updated June 21, 2010
Description: Located just minutes from downtown Orlando, Dubsdread Golf Course features the oldest public layout in the area, originally designed in 1923 and renovated in 2008. This classic course has...
| Apr 9, 2011
| 12:06 PM
Mike Tomlin, who has coached the Pittsburgh Steelers to two Super Bowls in four years, is among six inductees into the Athletic Hall of Fame of the Lower Virginia Peninsula.
Tomlin will be joined by former NFL quarterback Aaron Brooks, sailor Gary Bodie,...
| Dec 12, 2010
| 3:09 PM
Thursday was Meatloaf Day at Sam Snead's restaurant, and Shannon Daniels, who loved meatloaf, made plans to meet her friends for lunch.
She never made it. They found her inside her car, which was running, in the back parking lot of the Winter Park law...
| Jul 24, 2010
Nancy Tison owns a wardrobe of golf clothes.
Not for playing golf.
For meeting and following professional golfers, their careers and their families.
Tison, who lives in Newport News, and sister, Barbara McNeal, who resides in Florida, call themselves...
| Oct 20, 2010
| 12:04 PM
The 2011 inductees for the Athletic Hall of Fame of the Lower Virginia Peninsula are Gary Bodie, Aaron Brooks, Vince Brown, William E. "Willie" Brown, Buddy Lex and Mike Tomlin.
The induction banquet will be held in Hampton on May 15, 2011. For more...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 10:31 AM
Previous winners of Connecticut's PGA event, listing winner and first-place prize money:
2010: Bubba Watson ($1,080,000)
2009: Kenny Perry ($1,080,000)
2008: Stewart Cink ($1,080,000)
2007: Hunter Mahan* ($1,080,000)
| Jul 27, 2011
| 10:44 AM
The Greenbrier Classic will tee off Thursday. But long before the PGA Tour returned to the Old White course, the Greenbrier had plenty of entries in the history of golf.
"Golf has only been around for a hundred and seven years, it is the newcomer to the...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 11:28 AM
Did you know?
- Debbie Reynolds and Eddie Fisher honeymooned at The Greenbrier in 1955.
- Princess Grace and Prince Rainier visited The Greenbrier with their children in 1963.
- General Dwight D. Eisenhower with a bronze casting of his bust in The...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 2:09 PM
He simply goes by the name of Bubby and has been a caddie at the Greenbrier on and off for 45 years. Bubby started caddying when he was 14 as a kid growing up in Greenbrier County. Since then he has become one of the most trusted caddies at the resort. ...
| Sep 13, 2009
Fittingly, the first thing you see at the World Golf Village as you exit Interstate Highway 95 is a golf course: Slammer & Squire, named respectively after two Hall of Famers who helped design it, Sam Snead and Gene Sarazen. You go to check in at the...