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The Loop

How two golf courses are feeling the effects of a romance gone bad

By Stephen Hennessey When the stresses of life are overwhelming, a golf course can be a great escape. Two Buffalo-area golf courses would attest to the opposite being true, as a man drove his car...
Tuesday, 9/16/2014 at 1:33PM
crime

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: Golfer gets angry, attacks people using his putter as a sword

There's a strangely compelling crime story trickling out of South Florida that makes for some great reading, if you're into that sort of thing.It all started on the seventh hole of Madison Green Golf Club in...
Thursday, 9/4/2014 at 8:19AM
Tenuous golf connection

Weird golf news of the week: Iowa man gets really creative with golf balls

Ever wonder what people who live on golf courses do with all the balls that get hit into their backyards? Well, you probably wouldn't guess what one Iowa man did. Related: More weird golf...
Thursday, 8/21/2014 at 12:03PM
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
Weird Golf News

Weird golf news of the week: Man charged for drunk driving a bar's golf cart

By Alex Myers According to a story in the Iowa City Press-Citizen, a man was charged for drunk driving a bar's golf cart. Fortunately, no one was hurt. Before you laugh, golf cart DUIs...
Friday, 8/1/2014 at 11:00AM
Equipment

And you thought you had too many old golf clubs in the garage?

By Geoff Shackelford Thinking maybe you had a hoarder streak after keeping a few too many old clubs laying around the garage? Think again! Related: More weird golf news Placed in the Orange County...
Thursday, 7/31/2014 at 2:28PM
News & Tours

Weird Golf News of the Week: A big green dinosaur was stolen (then returned) to a mini-golf course

By Luke Kerr-Dineen It's been a strange week for golf news. First, a man was attacked by an alligator for a second time and wants to go back for more, and then a big...
Friday, 7/25/2014 at 11:53AM
Weird Golf News

Weird golf news of the week: Man survives SECOND gator attack on golf course

By Alex Myers Meet Stephen Martinez, the bravest -- or dumbest -- man in the golf industry depending on your perspective. Martinez makes a living diving for golf balls and has done so for...
Thursday, 7/24/2014 at 10:40AM
News & Tours

Weird Golf News Of The Week: A high-speed police car chase races through a golf course

By Luke Kerr-Dineen It was like something out of a movie -- and not just any movie: a full-on action movie.After police in Moorhead, Minn., reportedly tried to serve a man with outstanding drug...
Thursday, 6/19/2014 at 12:55PM
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