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Weird golf news: Man uses golf club as a weapon to defend church from burglar

It goes without saying you should never steal from anyone, let alone a church. But if you are dumb enough to do it, make sure you stay away from a particular church in the Beacon...
Thursday, 10/16/2014 at 10:31AM
Weird Golf News

Weird golf news of the week: Georgia residents fight for increased golf cart rights

Owning golf carts has become commonplace in Chatham County, Ga. Unfortunately, for most residents, the use of those vehicles away from the golf course is for the most part illegal. At least, for now. Residents...
Monday, 10/13/2014 at 2:00PM
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NFL bust Ryan Leaf's legal woes continue. Here's what golf had to do with it

While Peyton Manning is the NFL's reigning MVP and in the midst of a five-year, $96-million contract, the man who was almost picked ahead of him in the 1998 draft just got sentenced to five...
Wednesday, 9/10/2014 at 5:00PM
News & Tours

Weird golf news of the week: Two men charged in on-course fight over "casual water"

By Alex Myers The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported that two men were charged for assault at Springfield Golf Course in South Union, Pa. The reason for the altercation? A dispute over "casual water." No, really....
Wednesday, 8/6/2014 at 1:22PM
News & Tours

Weird Golf News of the Week: An airport is worried about stray golf balls on its runway

By Alex Myers For the past month, Elizabethton Municipal Airport in Carter County, Tenn., has been dealing with stray golf balls on its runway. A lot of golf balls. In the report, airport manager...
Friday, 4/18/2014 at 1:00PM
News & Tours

Did these British burglars steal $1 million in golf clubs?

By Alex Myers Have you ever worried -- even for a moment -- about the security of your golf clubs when you leave them unattended at a course? Well, these two guys in England...
Friday, 3/7/2014 at 12:30PM
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Weird Golf News Of The Week: Teens trash California course, don't get away with it

By Alex Myers OK, so maybe teens taking golf carts and tearing up a course isn't that weird, but this case was a little extreme. According to KFSN, three teens, aged 14-16, were arrested...
Wednesday, 1/29/2014 at 12:23PM
News & Tours

This week in weird golf news: Did a golf club help stop a potential crime spree?

By Alex Myers We've passed along a couple stories recently in which golf clubs were used to commit horrifying crimes. So it's nice to finally hear about a club helping to stop a crime....
Friday, 1/17/2014 at 10:19AM
News & Tours

This week in weird golf news: Did an Arizona man murder his ex-wife with a 7-wood?

By Alex Myers Steven DeMocker, who was convicted of first-degree murder in October, was denied a retrial earlier this week in Prescott, Ariz, according to the Associated Press. DeMocker was previously found guilty of...
Thursday, 1/9/2014 at 3:54PM
News & Tours

Weird golf news of the week: Golf carts don't make good getaway cars

By Alex Myers This just in: using a golf cart as your mode of transportation for fleeing a crime scene isn't the smartest move. And doing it at night only makes it worse. Weird...
Thursday, 12/19/2013 at 9:26AM
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