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Video

Eagle takes and then returns golf ball; headline writers everywhere rejoice

The problem with a video about an eagle on a golf course is the bad golf puns are inevitable. Come on, an eagle? It's too easy! Make us work for it!Anyway, here's Part 1 of...
Wednesday, 10/22/2014 at 2:51PM
Weird Golf News

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
Weird Golf News

Weird golf news of the week: Man loses 83-day court appeal over handicap dispute

This might be the weird golf news story to top all weird golf news stories in 2014. We'll start with the basics. On Thursday, Thomas Talbot, a retired insurance official in Dublin was denied an...
Friday, 10/10/2014 at 11:14AM
Weird Golf News

This is why you don't do radio interviews while you're driving...

Odds are, you've probably heard a few radio interviews regarding the Ryder Cup the past couple days. But we doubt you've heard any that ended quite like this. Related: 9 Reasons Why The U.S. Lost...
Tuesday, 9/30/2014 at 9:50AM
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
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