North Carolina’s “golfing storyteller” passes away at 97

North Carolina’s “golfing storyteller” passes away at 97

[caption id="attachment_1210" align="alignleft" width="150"] Sierra Exif JPEG[/caption] By HOWARD WARD John Derr couldn’t have planned it better. The 97-year-old Derr died at his home in Pinehurst on June 6, the victim of a heart attack wh.. Read More

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Superintendents: A winter(kill) to remember … or forget … across Triangle

Superintendents: A winter(kill) to remember … or forget … across Triangle

By STUART HALL Golf course superintendents are a savvy lot, often able to adapt to the ever-changing variables that weather creates on course conditions. Even on the topic of winterkill, they are able to explain how and why it happens, but the.. Read More

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Down East: Celebrating a centennial birthday in style

Down East: Celebrating a centennial birthday in style

By DAVID DROSCHAK Golf has certainly gotten ultra complicated over the last decade, let alone the last century. From computerized swing analysis to oversized drivers to balls flying farther to signature architectural designs to extravagant mainte.. Read More

Course Features | 06.4.15 | Comments Off on Down East: Celebrating a centennial birthday in style

College Recruiting: A video and plan to reach out to college coaches

College Recruiting: A video and plan to reach out to college coaches

By Kurt Dusterberg When Brandi Jackson began pursuing a college golf career, the recruiting landscape looked nothing like it does today. "I think every bit of our recruiting was handwritten, putting letters in the mail," says Jackson, who enjoy.. Read More

Featured News, Junior Golf | 05.22.15 | Comments Off on College Recruiting: A video and plan to reach out to college coaches

Bae, Martin propel Pinehurst to 4-A state championship

Bae, Martin propel Pinehurst to 4-A state championship

By DAVID DROSCHAK Eric Bae’s golfing life has been somewhat complicated up to this point. Born in South Korea, he came to the United States as a 6-year-old, was later adopted by his uncle -- a former PGA Tour caddie for Mr. 59 Al Geiberger -- an.. Read More

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