Residents Raise Money to Aid Potential Buyer of Saddlebrook GC

By | April 24, 2017

Those living in the neighborhood surrounding Saddlebrook GC in Indianapolis, Ind., hope to save the “18-hole gem,” which was sold at auction in 2016, by mounting a fundraising campaign to raise $300,000 that would be used by a new buyer, Green Golf Partners, to restore the course. Contributors of $1,000 or more would earn discounts from Green Golf on rounds of golf, merchandise, and food-and-beverage purchases.

Clubs in Kentucky, Virginia Put Up for Sale

By | April 24, 2017

Andover Golf and Country Club in Lexington, Ky. was set to be auctioned on Monday, April 24, and Pulaski (Va.) Country Club will be sold at a foreclosure auction in May. Neighborhood groups and their developers are attempting to stop the bank from “ramming through” the Andover sale and there are questions about whether the property, which is in a flood plain, can exist for any other purpose. Pulaski CC is a case of “a matter of debt at the wrong time to build some terrific facilities,” says a source organizing the auction.


Golf Ball Pieces from Potato Harvest Cause Hash Brown Recall

By | April 24, 2017

McCain Foods USA is recalling frozen hash browns from stores in nine states, because the product may have pieces of golf balls that were “inadvertently harvested” with potatoes and then chopped up during the manufacturing process, creating a potential choking hazard.


Craig Ranch Resort Unveils Plans

By | April 21, 2017

The resort in McKinney, Texas will feature 285 rooms and suites, 33,000 sq. ft. of meeting space, food-and-beverage outlets with indoor and outdoor seating, a lazy river, and fire pits. The resort is scheduled to open during the fourth quarter of 2019.


Four Myrtle Beach, S.C., Resorts Get $4.3M in Updates

By | April 21, 2017

Captain’s Quarters, Crown Reef, Hotel Blue and Sea Watch are showcasing recent renovations by Vacation Myrtle Beach, which owns each of the properties. Renovations include upgrades to flooring, room wall paint, balconies, indoor furniture, kitchen appliances, TVs, restaurants, fitness rooms, lazy rivers and pools.