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Michaux: Ice storm's wrath felt at local golf courses

...debris.It's a similar story in South Carolina. Palmetto Golf Club in Aiken was described as "a mess" by head pro and general manager Brooks Blackburn, who said 10 to 12 trees were down or uprooted but that pretty much every tree on the course...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-02-15/michaux-ice-storms-wrath-fel
Top area golf pro Tom Moore is retiring on Jan. 1.

...Tom Moore has been pulling into the Palmetto Golf Club parking lot to begin another day as the club's head pro and general manager.He's been arriving at that exact time at the famed Aiken private club off Whiskey Road since May 1982, most...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2012-12-30/top-area-golf-pro-tom-moore-
The Sunbelt Nissan Golf Capital Invitational to be retired after April's tournament

...Al Holloway has been at Lincoln County's Rocky Branch Golf Club since it opened in 1996, serving as head pro and general manager.Now, after a few "rocky" years for the club, Holloway has added another title: co-owner.Holloway and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/david-westin/2013-03-26/sunbelt-nissan-golf-
Adjustments help Augusta City Amateur finish on a high note

...first-round leaders went off at 9, as the seventh group on the course, and also played much faster."The pro and general manager are to be commended," said eventual senior division winner Danny Daniels after the second round. "They turned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/amateur-golf/2013-07-23/adjustments-hel
Waters event lands at Bartram Trail

...Golf Club members before accepting the deal. After receiving positive feedback, Watson, the course's head pro and general manager, agreed with the Hooters Tour on a one-year arrangement to hold the Kandy Waters Memorial Classic, Sept...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/06/06/gol_461198.shtml
Golf
Paine golf team is told to sit it out

...as athletic director that they won't have to face this, hopefully, in the future." David Usry, the head pro and general manager at Forest Hills Golf Club, was surprised to hear the news. "I've never heard of such," he said. "Usually...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/10/gol_198334.shtml
Golf | Augusta State University | Paine College
Regions Cup courses have model to follow

...the 11-tournament series aren't. They could learn a few things from the approach taken by Gordon Lakes head pro and general manager Bill Fumai. He is so thrilled to have his course in the amateur tournament series that he's rolling out the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/25/wes_137079.shtml
David Westin
Players shouldn't avoid LakeView now

...Gordon Lakes has been a 27-hole golf course since its third nine, the PineView side, opened in 2002. Head pro and general manager Bill Fumai never looked at it that way, and neither did a lot of his golfers. "I could never call it a 27-hole...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/17/wes_112790.shtml
David Westin
Clubs caught in financial sand trap

...for everyone except for a place like Augusta Country Club."Holding out hopeHolloway, Rocky Branch's head pro and general manager since the course opened in 1996, was hired by F&M Bank to operate the course, which has been for sale since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2010-08-24/clubs-caught-financial-sand-trap
Golf | Sports
Three courses ready to show off new greens

...the changes they're about to unveil at their courses. "The course is looking good," said Belle Meade head pro and general manager Gregg Hemann. "We didn't want to open until it's really ready. We want to make sure everything is really...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/07/wes_1207.shtml
David Westin