Jacksonville News & Events

  • Golf News - Northern Florida Chapter of the PGA

    There are over 27,000 men and women who proudly call themselves PGA professionals in the United States. You may think of your local golf pro as the person who greets you in the pro shop or the instructor on the lesson tee, but their roles are much broader and more meaningful than meets the eye. Headquartered in Jacksonville, the Northern Chapter of th ...

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  • Register Your Hole-in-One at the Hall of Fame

    The holes in one of a number of  Hall of Fame members, including  Hole in One ambassador Nick Price, who has 10, are now preserved for all time in the World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum’s Hole in One Registry.   Register yours, or purchase a registration as a gift for a tax deductible donation of just $25.   &nb ...

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  • An Afternoon with Nancy Lopez

    The World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum celebrates one of the true legends in golf history with its latest special exhibition, “Nancy Lopez: Pride Passion & Personality.”  The special exhibit features more than 100 pieces of memorabilia from her electric career, including LPGA Championship trophies, her trophy from the inaugural ...

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  • Jinglebells Pro-Am Raises $138,000 for Monique Burr Foundation

    ST. AUGUSTINE - World-renowned golf celebrities and local teams recently teed up together and raised $138,000 at the 13th Annual Monique Burr Foundation for Children Jinglebells Pro-Am golf tournament. Presented by AT&T and Hampton Golf, the premier charity golf tournament brought together 16 teams of PGA Tour, Champions Tour, Nationwide Tour and LPGA ...

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  • North Florida PGA - Northern Chapter

    There are over 28,000 men and women who proudly call themselves PGA professionals in the United States. You may think of your local golf proas the person who greets you in the pro shop or the instructor on the lesson tee, but their roles are much broader and more meaningful than meets the eye. Headquartered in Jacksonville, the Northern Chapter of the North ...

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  • Ernie Els, President H.W. Bush Headline Latest World Golf Hall of Fame Class

    The World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum’s newest inductees, to be enshrined on Monday, May 9, 2011 at World Golf Village in St. Augustine, Fla., include Ernie Els, Doug Ford, the late Jock Hutchison and former President George H.W. Bush. A fifth and final inductee will be announced in October. Els was elected with 66 percent of the vote on the PG ...

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  • Hampton Golf Selected to Improve, Manage Selva Marina

    Hampton Golf has been selected to provide management services and reenergize Selva Marina Country Club in Atlantic Beach, Fla. Under the contract, Hampton Golf will make improvements to the club’s existing facilities and will manage all components of the club, including golf, tennis, aquatics, food and beverage, catering, maintenance and customer ser ...

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  • World Golf Hall of Fame Features Paul Goydos' 59 Round

    ST. AUGUSTINE –  Paul Goydos made history on July 8th when he carded a 59 in the first round of the PGA Tour’s John Deere Classic at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Ill. The World Golf Hall of Fame now is featuring a display marking that special feat. Goydos’ Titleist ball, with which he holed out for the 59, is on display, as are the ha ...

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  • The Renaissance Resort at World Golf Village Captures Prestigious "M&D Award"

    The Renaissance Resort at World Golf Village in St. Augustine has captured Medical Meetings magazine’s prestigious “2010 M&D Award,” which honors the 40 hotels, resorts, and conference centers in North America that were chosen by readers for merit and distinction in serving the needs of medical meeting planners. Readers voted fo ...

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  • World Golf Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Moves to May

    The World Golf Hall of Fame's biggest night will now be held in cojunction with golf's "unofficial" fifth major.  The 2011 World Golf Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will take place on Monday, May 9, 2011, at World Golf Village in St. Augustine, Fla. That Monday marks the first day of The PLAYERS Championship week. ...

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