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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
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
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-
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
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
Golf community fetes semi-retiring pro

...night at Forest Hills Golf Club was so heartfelt, even the stoic Price was touched. Price, the former head pro and general manager of the club for more than 23 years, normally shuns the spotlight. On this night, he was the man of the hour...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/19/gol_425737.shtml
Golf
Club change awaits pro

...professional added general manager duties to his resume. But in two weeks, he's stepping down to become head pro and general manager at the soon-to-be-opened Bartram Trail Golf Club in Columbia County. "I've made a lot of good friends...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/28/gol_448662.shtml
Golf
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
Golfers hit hard by spike in gas prices

...The increase is coming from the price of gas more than anything," said David Usry, Forest Hills' head pro and general manager. Not all courses are following this philosophy. "I'd say no," said River Golf Club director of golf Chris...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/06/04/gol_460983.shtml
Golf