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Weird Golf News

Weird golf news of the week: Country club bartender charged for threatening to poison John Boehner

A former bartender at Weatherington Country Club, Michael Robert Hoyt, was recently indicted for threatening to murder House Speaker John Boehner, according to a report by WCPO Cincinnati. The FBI says part of that plan...
Wednesday, 1/14/2015 at 10:05AM
Weird Golf News

Weird golf news of the week: Man gets harsh sentence for stealing golf carts

A Panama City, Fla., man has been sentenced to 16 months in prison for stealing golf carts, according to a report by newsherald.com. Nathan Michael Huston, 38, received the sentence after charges against him were...
Wednesday, 1/7/2015 at 11:02AM
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Weird golf news of the week: Chicago-area man found dead in water hazard

The body of John A. Gaines was found face down in a creek at the Chicago-area Geneva Golf on Friday, according to NBC Chicago. Gaines, 74, was a longtime resident of the area. He is...
Tuesday, 12/30/2014 at 10:34AM
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Weird golf news of the week: You won't believe how many golf balls this guy stole

Meet Nathan Brown. He's 27 years old, resides in Missouri, and apparently, loves stealing golf balls. Brown, who has been nicknamed the "golf ball bandit," recently confessed to stealing golf balls from a Maryland Heights...
Tuesday, 12/9/2014 at 4:25PM
Weird Golf News

Apparently, there's a place called Casino Golf Club. And it keeps getting broken into

First off, there's an actual place called the Casino Golf Club? Sounds awesome. Turns out, it's located in Australia and like it sounds, it doubles as both a golf course and a casino. Again, awesome....
Wednesday, 12/3/2014 at 11:10AM
Weird Golf News

Weird golf news of the week: Thief in Hawaiian shirt is slicker than he looks

Police are looking for a man who stole golf clubs from Pelican Point Golf Shop in Gonzales, La., according to the Gonzales Weekly Citizen. If authorities catch him, they should consider adding a charge for...
Monday, 12/1/2014 at 10:07AM
Weird Golf News

People are stealing disc golf baskets in Wisconsin for some reason

For the second time in a little more than a year, a disc golf basket has been stolen from a Sheboygan, Wisc., park, the Sheboygan Press reported. This time, the basket was stolen from the...
Friday, 11/21/2014 at 12:29PM
Weird Golf News

Weird golf news of the week: Man gets one-year ban from golf club for alleged "lesbian comment"

A UK man has been given a one-year ban from all Dundee (Scotland) golf clubs for a recent "lesbian comment," according to DeadlineNews.co.uk. The incident occurred in September and involved William Webster, 75, and a new...
Wednesday, 11/12/2014 at 11:10AM
News & Tours

Weird Golf News Of The Week: ATV joyriders vandalize Winged Foot

At about 3 p.m. on Sunday, two people -- one riding a yellow ATV and the other riding a lime green one -- drove onto the fifth hole of Winged Foot's East Course and began...
Monday, 11/10/2014 at 1:00PM
Weird Golf News

Weird golf news of the week: Fleet of golf carts stolen from private club

Golf carts get stolen all the time, but they're usually abandoned after being used for late-night, alcohol-influenced joy rides that wreak havoc on golf courses. Not this time. Related: More weird golf news According to...
Thursday, 10/30/2014 at 5:01PM
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