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...according to Paul Simon, who has a competing proposal to manage Augusta ... A push to privatize Augusta Municipal Golf Course that's kept "The Patch" in limbo for five years turned a corner Thursday, with the city Recreation Department's...

Black golf pioneer Pete Brown honored with 21-ball salute

...said.Dent had one more enjoyable time in honor of Brown, who died Friday in Augusta. He was 80.At Augusta Municipal Golf Course on Wednesday, Dent headed up a group of seven golfers memorializing Brown with a 21-ball salute at the...


Overtime for Wednesday, May 6

Ceremony at local golf course will honor Pete Brown

A ceremonial tee shot in memory of Pete Brown will be held Wednesday at noon at Augusta Municipal Golf Course.Brown, the first black golfer to win a PGA Tour event, died Friday. He was 80.Augusta native Jim Dent is scheduled to participate...

Michaux: Jim Dent won't forget a man like Pete Brown

...somebody from doing something, that's when you want to do it more," said Dent, who couldn't even play Augusta Municipal Golf Course as a kid. "Back then we couldn't go to all the golf courses like the kids can do today. We had a few...

Pete Brown, first black golfer to win PGA Tour event, dies

...him like she's always been."Last year, Harriet organized the Swing Hope Into Action Celebration at Augusta Municipal Golf Course and honored Brown, Dent and Charlie Sifford. Sifford, who died in February, was the first black golfer...

Charity event offers many opportunity to help animals in need of rescue

...to accomplish these goals.Come out for a day of fun, fund-raising and networking May 3 at "the Patch," the Augusta Municipal Golf Course. For more information, or to sign up for the tournament, go to our website, www.thatswhatfriendsarefor...

Rants & Raves

...evil ones in Washington before they give it all away to the illegal aliens. I READ THAT they had made some improvements to the Patch. The greens are pretty good, but the tee boxes are not in the best of shape. IT'S STILL EARLY 2015 but the air waves are...

Experience Augusta

...AUGUSTA GRAB YOUR CLUBS AND PLAY A ROUND: If you're inspired by the pros, play a round yourself at Augusta Municipal Golf Course at 2023 Highland Ave. Masters Week prices for a round of 18 holes and a cart are $27 for residents and...

Nine months of improvements has Augusta Municipal ready for Masters Week

Standing at No. 3 tee box, Brian Huffman gazed toward the clubhouse at Augusta Municipal Golf Course."It's quite a view," Huffman said of the city-owned course. "But I'll be the first to admit it hasn't always looked...