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North Coast Media for a Cure

October 22, 2014 By
There are very few things our 11-year-old son Nate doesn’t like. He’s an easy-going kid, happy doing just about anything. There’s only one thing he always fights: haircuts. He hates to have his hair cut like nothing else. That’s why ...

Three ways I let down Dad

October 22, 2014 By
With apologies to guys like Mark Woodward, Matt Neff and Noah Gessler, my favorite person in this issue is Cammie Henkel (here). Because she did what I did not. It’s been five years since I lost my dad to brain ...

A sustainable message: Golf environmental experts meet in South Carolina

October 22, 2014 By
Some of the golf industry’s most celebrated environmental experts gathered in Hilton Head, S.C., last month to be a part of the Sustainability in Golf/the Business of Green conference. Hosted by Experience Green and its founder/executive director Teresa Wade, the ...

Joel’s Journeys: Florida Sen. Wilton Simpson asks supers to ‘come talk to us’

October 22, 2014 By
The Florida Turfgrass Association (FTGA) recently held it’s conference and show in the Orlando area. The FTGA is the umbrella organization that unites all of the Florida turf-related businesses and organizations. This year was the 62nd annual gathering. Florida State ...
Photos: Brian Opheim (1); Seth Jones (2, 3, 5); Angela Bendorf Jamison (4)

Golfdom Gallery: October 2014

October 22, 2014 By
Playing partners Travis Schnelle (L), assistant superintendent on the Irish Course at Whistling Straits, didn’t win the lottery when he was paired with Golfdom EIC Seth Jones (R). But as a consolation prize, Travis gets his photo in the magazine ...

Save your skin: A common cancer in the golf industry

October 22, 2014 By
I don’t know anyone who hasn’t been impacted by either having or knowing someone who has had cancer. As we all know, there are a large number of different types of cancer that can attack the human body, but the ...