Posts Tagged ‘golf’

  • Golf courses open ‘fore’ business Saturday

    May 15, 20 • 0 Views • COVID-19, Feature Story, Local SportsNo Comments

    By Bruce Corcoran Moments after Premier Doug Ford announced golf courses could reopen this weekend, the phones started ringing at local courses. Mike Elgie, pro shop manager at Hidden Hills Golf & Country Club north of Chatham, said it was like a switch...

  • Hidden Hills reno underway

    Nov 20, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local SportsNo Comments

    Country View Golf Course is going into its metamorphosis stage. The new faces of the course, which will be named Hidden Hills Golf and Country Club, said the facility will be closed until sometime early in 2020 for renovations. Brandi Weaver and Darrell...

  • Pro/Am raises $40K for CKHA

    Aug 16, 17 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    The 12th Annual Pro/Am Golf Tournament for the Foundation of CKHA raised $40,000 recently. The money is earmarked for the Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign. To date, more than $4.5 million has been raised. As one of the Foundation of CKHA’s...

  • CKPA Donates Money to Hospice

    Sep 20, 16 • 0 Views • Life, Local NewsNo Comments

    The Chatham Kent Hospice Foundation was the recipient of a $4,205 donation from the Chatham-Kent Police Association golf tournament. Here making the presentation to Jodi Maroney of the foundation are Staff Sgt. Kirk Earley (left) and Const. Joel Rehill On...

  • A golf course on a mission

    Mar 30, 16 • 0 Views • Business, Feature Story5 Comments

    About the only mission statement most golfers have when arriving at a course is not to chunk their opening drive. Golfers at the new Willow Ridge Golf Course in Blenheim, however, are greeted with a plaque with a mission statement aimed at making them realize...

  • Putt 4 Dough

    Sep 29, 15 • 0 Views • Feature StoryNo Comments

    Scott Pelletier lines up a putt Saturday morning at Chatham Chrysler as he takes part in Chrysler’s Putt 4 Dough event. If he had hit the 60-foot putt, he’d have won $10,000. He missed it, but won a $100 gas card. Pelletier, not a regular golfer, said he...

  • The power of golf

    Sep 24, 15 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    The power of golf was in full swing at the Links of Kent Golf Course recently for the third annual Electricity Distributor’s Association (EDA) Western District Golf Tournament. The tournament is hosted each year by a different member utility and this...

  • Tee up for the hall of fame

    Aug 11, 15 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local News, Local SportsNo Comments

    Time is running out to take part in the annual Wallaceburg Sports Hall of Fame golf tournament. The 18th annual event is being held at Country View Golf Course Saturday August 29 with a shotgun start at 11 a.m. Committee member Mike Griffith said the event...

  • Staff raise funds for diagnostics

    Jul 22, 15 • 0 Views • LifeNo Comments

      The recent 17th annual Chatham-Kent Health Alliance staff golf tournament raised $1,100 for the Foundation of CKHA. The money will go towards the CKHA Diagnostic Imaging Equipment Renewal Campaign. From left, Kevin Shaw, organizer; with diagnostic...

  • Pro/Am raises $40K for Foundation of CKHA

    Aug 20, 14 • 346 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    The ninth annual Foundation of Chatham-Kent Health Alliance Pro/Am Golf tournament raised more than $40,000. The event, which took place Aug. 15, saw 128 golfers and 32 club pros take part at Maple City Country club. Teams played 18 holes and enjoyed a...