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Closure averted: Greenwood Golf Course opens for first season under new owners
Maritime NHL'ers for Kids in Digby is almost three months away
Maritime NHL'ers for Kids returning to Digby
Austin Connelly, a U.S. golfer with ties to Clare, impresses at British Open
Hole-in-one at Valley Maple Leafs golf tourney nets Hants County man five-day cruise
14 Wing’s Greenwood Golf Club slated for closure
NSGA bursary to Digby’s Creighton
Myles CreightonHis award is valued at $2,000. Creighton, who is a member of the Digby Pines and Ashburn golf clubs, has captured a number of golf championships, including the 2014 NSGA Junior and the 2014 CN Future Links Championships. He is in his ...
Shelburne County golfer lands very rare double eagle
This rare feat was witnessed by playing partners Kevin Holland, John Chapman and Scott Chapman. "I never expected that to happen in my lifetime. It's hard to believe I could be that lucky,” said Holland. “We just started jumping around and ...
Creighton wins Digby Pines Golf Club Championship
The 20-year-old Digby native, who now studies and plays golf at Radford University in South Carolina, shot a 67 and 64 on Aug. 22 and 23 to win the Digby Pines Mens Golf Club Championship. Ben Prince presented Creighton with the J.B. Prince Trophy at ...
Digby’s Carruthers 30th at senior men’s championship
Carruthers recorded rounds of 78-79-78 in the tournament, which was won by Ashburn Golf Club's Mike Hebb in a playoff with last year’s champ Ernie Sheaves. Hebb, the 2013 senior champion, moved to the top of the leader board in the third and final ...
Ryan Graves to host Aug. 7 golf fundraiser for Villa St. Joseph du lac at West Pubnico course
Ryan Graves.“I always enjoy being back home in Yarmouth, especially when I get to join some friends for a round of golf,” said Graves. “This fundraising tournament will not only be a great day out on the course, but we will be raising money for an ...
Port Williams sisters have strong showing at junior girls’ golf provincials
They’re not the only siblings with a performance worth noting: the McLean sisters from Port Williams, who golf at Ken-Wo, both had strong showings. Two days after 14-year-old Heather captured the bantam girls’ championship, older sister Meghan, 16, ...
Local golfers win NSGA Ladies Two-Ball championship
Peggy Kenny and Laura Reid, both of whom golf out of Ken-Wo in New Minas, led the field at the end of the day with a score of two-over-par 74. Kenny and Reid combined for a round that included two birdies and four bogies to finish three strokes ahead ...
Kings County's Heather McLean wins provincial bantam girls' golf title
Heather, 14, the youngest of three golfing siblings, captured the 2015 provincial Bantam Girls championship July 21 at Bell Bay in Baddeck. Heather, who golfs out of Ken-Wo in New Minas, opened the tournament July 20 with a first-round score of 82 ...
Annual Jody Shelley Golf Fore Health hospital equipment fundraiser July 24 in Yarmouth
The money raised from this years’ event is being directed towards the purchase of 16 new heart monitor defibrillators and other areas of greatest need, such as infection control units and an automated slide stainer for the Yarmouth Regional Hospital ...
Living the dream: Wolfville man's dream of a pro golf career firmly on track
“My dad golfed, and I wanted to be like him. I had played soccer, but I liked the individual aspects of golf, and the character of the sport,” he recalls. It was “nothing too serious” at that point, he says, but that dream is a little bit closer to ...