It’s becoming a normal happening in The Villages – a man and wife both having holes-in-one on their resume. Where it used to be the norm for one partner to have the bragging rights of the household, others are striving more and more to match the feat. Brenda Terranova is one of the latest to […]
Eddie Dalton of the Village of Pine Ridge has enjoyed a few holes-in-one in his years of golfing. Dalton got a hole-in-one on March 21, 2006 at the Tidewater Golf Club in Myrtle Beach. He also got a hole-in-one in 2015 at The Woodlands Golf Club Hampton, Va. These were his third and fourth lifetime […]
When Deb Harrison was born, she was the boy her dad always wanted. “I was my father’s boy. After two girls, he wanted a boy,” Harrison said. In the athletic arena, she sparkled. That she was able to accomplish so much is amazing. “I barely survived,” she said. “I was three months premature,” But survive […]
Villagers can enjoy free golf on Christmas Day in The Villages. A free round of golf will be available on Championship courses to residents and their guests on a first-come, first-served basis. One resident with a valid resident ID card must be present with each group. Golf car and club rentals will not be available. […]
Dan MacDonald of Seminole took the December Senior Shoot Out at Fiesta Bowl this past weekend. He shot a nice 279 in the final match to defeat DeBary’s Mike Moscato (257) and Bill Keenan of Orlando (188). There were 48 players in the event. The three age groups each had 16 bowlers. The three top […]
The fifth annual Villages Open bowling tournament was held at Spanish Springs Lanes this past Sunday. The popular tournament drew 82 keglers. The field was cut to 41 after a three-game qualifying segment. The field was then cut to 20 bowlers for the one-game third round. After the third round, eight bowlers advanced to the […]
The Wednesday and Saturday “Pickleball Playing Singles Group” honored Villages Recreation Department employee Gail Hood with a certificate of appreciation on her retirement day, Nov. 30 at the Bacall Recreation Center in The Villages. Players in the group come from both north and south of County Road 466.