Greenbrier G&CC Starts $800,000 Clubhouse Renovation

By | January 30, 2018

The Lexington, Ky., property is updating its facilities as the first step of its “Vision 2021” plan, which will see property-wide updates to celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2021. For the first phase, the clubhouse has been demolished and will reopen with updated and expanded amenities in March 2018. Greenbrier Golf & Country Club in […]

Cities Weigh Financial Options for Municipal Golf Facilities

By | October 12, 2017

Bradford Creek Public Golf Course in Greenville, N.C., and Dodge Riverside Golf Club in Council Bluffs, Iowa could each be managed by third-party firms as part of efforts to increase revenue. In Lexington, Ky., discount rates are being altered or eliminated altogether at the city’s five municipal golf courses, while Bethlehem, Pa., city council is […]

Tournament Sites Announced in Mississippi, Iowa, Kentucky

By | September 14, 2017

Fallen Oak at Beau Rivage Resort & Casino in Saucier, Miss., will be the site of the Veteran Golfers Association’s National Championship on October 8-11, while the Washington (Iowa) Golf & Country Club, Kalona (Iowa) Golf Club, and Blue Top Ridge Golf Course in Riverside, Iowa will each host the National Disabled Veterans TEE Tournament […]

Lexington (Ky.) CC Executive Chef Dies in Car Crash

By | July 6, 2017

Robert Myers, 56, died on July 4 in a car crash while driving home from work. Myers had been the club’s Executive Chef for the past three years and staff put flowers and candles at his spot in the kitchen on July 5 to honor him. Staff at Lexington (Ky.) Country Club went back to work on […]

Plans for Legacy Point Move Forward

By | June 19, 2017

The project in Wilmore, Ky., just outside of Lexington, will be anchored by a Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, clubhouse and a lifestyle, wellness and activities center. The developers are citing Lexington’s high ranking on a list of desirable early-retirement areas as reasons to “believe the pieces are all together and the timing is right to launch a project of this caliber forward.”