Central Texas News & Events

  • Bradley Back Where it All Started

    TPC Four Seasons a special place for defending HP Byron Nelson champ By Lance Hanlin – lhanlin@golfersguide.com The last time Keegan Bradley was in Irving, Texas, for the HP Byron Nelson Championship, he was an unknown rookie struggling to keep his PGA Tour card. Things were a little different when he showed up at TPC Four Seasons Resort agai ...

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  • Southern Texas PGA Foundation makes 2012 scholarship applications available

    The Southern Texas PGA Foundation, which has distributed 176 scholarships with a total value of $463,100 since 1999, has made applications for its 2012 scholarships available. At least 16 scholarships with a total value of $46.000 will be disbursed in 2011. Applications for the scholarships can be secured by visiting the "Scholarships" page ...

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  • DeSoto Club Grand Opening

    Located on the DeSoto Golf Course, the DeSoto Club was built in 1972 and was the premier facility in Hot Springs Village for many years. The club was designed by E Fay Jones, an apprentice of Frank Lloyd Wright and the building still maintains the original fixtures and architectural design since its construction. After many years as a variety of resta ...

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  • Be a Diamante Member for a Day!

    Join us at Diamante! Be a member for the day... One Saturday afternoon per month!  Golf Rates as low as $55 per person; includes Diamante Golf Cart (personal carts not allowed) and range balls.  Call 922-4191 to schedule your Tee Time reservation with Head PGA Golf Professional Neil Day. All reservations may be settled by credit card pa ...

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  • Announcing the 2012 Hot Springs Village Golf Package Specials and new Micro Site HSVGolfing.com

    A GOLFER'S DREAM. Enjoy a day on the links in Hot Springs Village with golf cart included. $59 for morning play | $49 for afternoon play* * Participating golf courses: Balboa Golf Course, DeSoto Golf Course, Magellan Golf Course, and Ponce de Leon Golf Course ...

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  • Northern Texas PGA & SNAG® Golf Announce Partnership To Grow Golf

    The Northern Texas PGA Section (NTPGA) has announced a new partnership with SNAG® Golf (‘Starting New At Golf’), a proven first touch player development program designed for new learners of all ages. “SNAG® Golf is a great addition to the NTPGA as a partner in 2012,” said Mark Harrison, NTPGA executive director. &ldquo ...

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  • Southern Texas PGA wins 2011 Texas Joe Black Cup Matches

    Start strong and finish stronger — it’s a good plan in whatever you’re facing, and it’s a strategy that worked to perfection for the Southern Texas PGA in the 2011 Texas Joe Black Cup Matches at The Clubs of Cordillera Ranch in Boerne. The STPGA’s team of Ken McDonald and Ricky Arnett opened with tournamen ...

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  • Bigger In Texas? Golf in the Big Bend National Park area proves "It is So"

    (This is first in a series of reports, reviews, and articles about Lajitas Golf Resort and Spa) By Tony Vaught, Special to Golfer’s Guide LAJITAS, Texas – When our group first arrived at Lajitas International Airport my first thought was “Where in the world are we?” Then next was, let’s hit the golf course! No ...

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  • Unveiling a Texas Jewel: Tapatio Springs

    BOERNE, TEXAS - At 11:11 this morning, George and Norma Strait and Tom and Silvia Cusick hosted the ribbon cutting and grand reveal of the newly-renovated 250-acre Resort at Tapatio Springs. Guests had the opportunity to see the resort’s magnificent restorations firsthand—and the event was a true success. During the ribbon cutting ceremony ...

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  • Precision in the pecans

    Dual personalities make San Saba River Golf Course a Hill Country treasure By Steve Habel Special to The Golfers Guide There is nothing subtle about the round of golf presented at the San Saba River Golf Course, a track that has two distinct personalities and challenges aplenty despite a relatively flat site and not one sand bunker in its meande ...

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