North Carolina News & Events

  • Golf Pride Goes Wild About Wellness by Supporting Operation Healthy Kids

     SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. -- Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation had several employees volunteer at thGolf Pride Goes Wild About Wellness by Supporting Operation Healthy Kids e Operation Healthy Kids Wild About Wellness event at Richmond Senior High School last week. In addition to year-round support of Operation Healthy Kids, this eve ...

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  • Charlotte's Quail Hollow Club Lands 99th PGA Championship

    The PGA of America has selected Quail Hollow Club of Charlotte, N.C., as the site of the 99th PGA Championship in August 2017, making it the third venue in the golf-popular state of North Carolina to host the season's final major. Quail Hollow Club, founded in 1959 and designed by George Cobb in 1961, received renovations by Tom Fazio in 1997 and 2003, ...

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  • Carolinas PGA Section Set to Raise the Fundraising Bar this Patriot Golf Day

    The Carolinas PGA Section invites golfers of all skill, age and interest levels to take part in the 4th Annual Patriot Golf Day, being held Labor Day weekend, Sept. 3-6, at a number of local Carolinas PGA member facilities. Hundreds of golf courses, driving ranges, and independent golf businesses in every part of North and South Carolina will register t ...

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  • Wade Hampton Golf Club To Host 2013 U.S. Senior Amateur Championship

    Wade Hampton Golf Club in Cashiers, N.C., has been selected by the United States Golf Association as the site of the 2013 U.S. Senior Amateur Championship. The dates of the championship are Sept. 21-26. Named for Wade Hampton III, a late governor of South Carolina, who was also a U.S. senator and a member of President Grover Cleveland's Cabinet, the clu ...

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  • Rounds for Research Raises $106,000

    Organizers have declared golf's great online auction at Rounds4Research.com a "major success" after this year's event raised $106,000 to benefit turfgrass research. The web-based auction led by golf course superintendents associations across five states, Georgia, North and South Carolina, Virginia and Texas, offered more than 1,100 lots or te ...

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  • Tiger Woods Commits to Quail Hollow Championship

    Tiger Woods, winner of the 2007 Quail Hollow Championship and the No.1 ranked player on the Official World Golf Ranking, has committed to play in the Quail Hollow Championship, scheduled for April 26-May 2. Woods will be making his fifth appearance in the Quail Hollow Championship. In 2009, he finished solo fourth. He had to miss the 2008 edition due to ...

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  • Brunswick Isles Golf Trail Ranked by North Carolina Golf Panel

    The North Carolina Golf Panel has ranked five Brunswick Isles Golf Trail courses among N.C.'s top 100 golf courses. Leopard's Chase, Tiger's Eye Golf Links, Bald Head Island Club, Rivers Edge Golf Club, and Sea Trail (Jones) have all been named to this prestigious list. The list of top 100 golf courses was published in Business North Carolina's March 2 ...

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  • Coore and Crenshaw to Restore Historic Pinehurst No. 2

    PINEHURST, NC – Pinehurst has signed an agreement with the renowned firm of Coore and Crenshaw Inc., to return both natural and strategic character to its championship No. 2 course. Work will be conducted gradually in 2010 without any closure to the course or to individual holes until mid-November. The project’s philosophy is to restore the ...

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  • 2010 Brother-Brother National Championship

    HILTON HEAD - This spring bands of brothers from every corner of the country will once again set aside sibling rivalries and team up for a chance to claim the 2010 Brother-Brother National Championship at Bluffton’s Old South Golf Links. The 36-hole Better Ball tournament is open to any and all two-man blood brother teams, and features two divisions ...

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  • Cape Fear National Joins Carolinas' Brunswick Isles Golf Trail

    The Brunswick Isles Golf Trail, which stretches out along the coast of southern North Carolina and northern South Carolina, now offers 450 memorable holes of championship golf with the addition of Cape Fear National at Brunswick Forest located just outside of Wilmington, N.C., north of Myrtle Beach, S.C. Managed by KemperSports, Cape Fear National will ...

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