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Good match for the Patch

...best ? some would say the only ? opportunity for affordable golf in Augusta. And in a city widely considered the Golf Capital of the World for its connection to a certain pro tournament, the Patch must be preserved. And the best way to preserve...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-05-21/good-match-patch
Spur Christian schools

...create scholarships. If pastors want to do something nice, buy their churches new pianos. If they want to change lives, provide scholarships.You want to improve Augusta? Make it not only a golf capital, but a Christian school capital.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-05-19/spur-christian-schools
Augusta State's national golf titles to be chronicled in a book by Josh Gregory, Tripp Bowden

...number of participants has been dropping the past few years. The series had nine events last year. One of them, the Golf Capital Invitational, has been discontinued but has been replaced by an event at Aiken's Woodside Plantation."I just want...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/david-westin/2014-04-22/augusta-states-natio
Woodside event added to local amateur golf series

...Cup, the Regions Cup and the Regions Bank Amateur Series.It will be starting a month later than normal after the Golf Capital Invitational was discontinued after last year's event. The series has eight confirmed tournaments, but more might...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-04-19/woodside-event-added-local-a
City Ink: Augusta Commission members say 'slum' is not an indictment for downtown

...Commissioner Marion Williams said he's opposed to the slum designation."We're known all over the world as the golf capital," he said.Commissioner Joe Jackson said, "I'm very skeptical. It's a way to, maybe, spread more money around...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2013-09-07/city-ink-august
Repurposing the Patch: City property's future could lie elsewhere

...scattered across the countryside.The first argument you hear is that the Patch must be kept open because Augusta is the "Golf Capital of the World." What a silly statement. Our city plays host to a major tournament one week out of the year, and we...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-08-18/repurposing-patc
Support hobbled downtown

...these guys out! Make it a point to go downtown this week and have a meal or do some shopping.And since we are the golf capital of the world, let's take that most treasured term in golf and declare this coming Friday "Mulligan Friday Night...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-01-08/support-hobbled-downtown
Commission to consider revised Patch plan

...whose team could use the course, Simon said. It would also benefit tourists seeking to play rounds in the world's golf capital, he said.Despite the changes, several Augusta commissioners remain skeptical."I can't support spending more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-08-04/commission-consider-revi
Regions Bank Amateur Series results

...receives the full amount of points for that position.Note: College golfers do not receive points. ResultsSunbelt Nissan/Golf Capital Invitational: Regular division winner: Will Rogers. Senior division: Steve Chapman.First Tee of Aiken...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/amateur-golf/2012-08-27/regions-bank-am
Overtime

...the Ping Regions Invitational and the Perry Watson Memorial.The confirmed tournament dates are: the Sunbelt Nissan Golf Capital Invitational on April 27-28 at Mount Vintage Plantation; the North Augusta Exchange Club/Persimmon Hill Classic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-03-21/overtime