The Golf Course Superintendents Association of America announced its latest round of twenty $1,500 college scholarships for children or grandchildren of GCSAA members. The grants are funded by the Environmental Institute for Golf and supported by Syngenta. The Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) announced that it has awarded 20 new college scholarships […]
Several public golf courses in Oklahoma City have been pushing for the right to serve higher-point beer and other harder alcoholic beverages to players on their courses. A new law that will allow the courses to make that change is set to take effect on October 1, but courses will need to be rezoned as […]
As it continues to enhance its status as a golf mecca, the suburban Chicago property has also stepped up its game to provide a full range of year-round, family-oriented attractions. From when it was first established by a group of Shriners in 1924, Medinah (Ill.) Country Club, in suburban Chicago, has always been associated first […]
The golf entertainment enterprise said it will build on its surging popularity through a broad search for new locations in smaller and mid-sized U.S. cities, in addition to major markets. New regions under consideration include New Orleans and Baton Rouge, La., Fort Myers/Naples, Fla., and Providence, R.I.
An auction scheduled for February to seek bids for the high-end development club in Oklahoma City, Okla. was called off after Concert Golf purchased the second mortgage on the property and reached a settlement with its former owner, Herrington, Inc.
The Oklahoma City, Okla. club, which features a 55,000-sq. ft. clubhouse and 7,240-yard championship golf course on its 275-acre property, is owned by Arkansas businessman Phil Herrington but was foreclosed on in June 2013, with debt relating to the property estimated to be over $9 million. Concert Golf Partners secured first-mortgage position and a group of members is also expected to participate in the bidding.