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January 4, 2021

  By Bruce Meadows     January 2021 Good bye, 2020, hello 2021 . . . Happy New Year !!! This past year has been memorable, mostly for all the wrong reasons. So many people have died, and depending on your political persuasions, many of those include deaths that might have been prevented by a…

December 4, 2020

  By Bruce Meadows     December 2020    No easy answers . . .    While the golf business continues to prosper, the economy in general is still suffering as the pandemic shows some signs of letting up in the hopefully not-too-distant future. With a number of vaccines having been developed and tested, there…

November 5, 2020

  By Bruce Meadows   November 2020   We haven’t ‘turned the corner’ yet . . . Despite what you may have read in the newspaper or online, in a tweet or   heard on TV, we have not “turned the corner” on Covid-19. In fact, depending on how much you trust doctors, infectious disease experts…

September 9, 2020

  By Bruce Meadows       September 2020   Golf is on the rise . . . The game of golf, which has had its ups and downs over the years, has definitely gotten a boost recently. I work in the Pro Shop at Fairgrounds Golf Course, and from the time we re-opened (May…

August 13, 2020

  By Bruce Meadows   August 2020   He’s back . . .    Choose your cliche’ . . . It’s hard to keep a good man down . . . Out of the mud grows a lotus . . . Down but not out . . . These could all apply to Greg Anderson,…

August 5, 2020

  By Bruce Meadows    August 2020   Happy to be back . . . It’s been a while since I sat down at my aging – but still functional – computer and produced a copy of GOLF 707. Personally, I suffered a ruptured gallbladder in late January – which because of an infection was…

April 16, 2020

  By Bruce Meadows   April 2020   “Essential or not ??? Like many of you, I have found myself with a lot of time on my hands recently. As a result, I have tried to catch up with things around the house and yard.  OK, the kitchen painting project is still in the planning…

April 11, 2020

By Bruce Meadows     April 2020     Another day . . . or is it ??? Is it just me, or does one day start to feel like the day before to you as well. . . with the expectation that tomorrow may feel a lot like today? And when you have no…

March 31, 2020

  By Bruce Meadows     April 2020   The wait will be worth it . . . Other than those of you – hopefully a very few — who have disregarded the thoughts and pleas of healthcare professionals, I am spending a lot of time at home these days. The golf course where I…

March 20, 2020

   The LPGA’s Symetra Women’s Golf Tournament, scheduled April 2-4 at Windsor Golf Course, has been postponed, according to an LPGA announcement Friday.       The Symetra Tour, which features up-and-coming women professional golfers, would have been the third tour event held at Windsor.      “ Today, the LPGA informed its players that in an…