Sunday, May 19, 2013
Here's what you need to know if you plan to attend this week's Senior PGA Championship in Town and Country. KSDK reports spectators will need more than just their ticket to come and go as they please.
According to KSDK.com, once you've entered the Senior PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club and your ticket is scanned, you will not be able to use your ticket again to enter the event. If you plan to leave and then return to Bellerive, you must get a security stamp on your hand at one of the spectator entrance gates and you will only be able to return if you have that hand stamp and your original ticket, KSDK reports. Guests are also being asked to display their ticket in plain view at all times, according to the KSDK report. (Read KSDK's complete report on the Senior PGA Championship admissions policy here.) As previously reported by Patch, the Senior PGA takes place in Town and Country May 21 - 26. Ladue Road will be closed from …
Saturday, May 18, 2013
Families will find fun golf-related activities at Six Flags and Busch Stadium this weekend, thanks to this week's Senior PGA Championship at the Bellerive Country Club in Town and Country. Check out what FOX2 found for kids of all ages.
Families will find fun golf related activities at Six Flags and Busch Stadium this weekend, thanks to this week's Senior PGA Championship at the Bellerive Country Club in Town and Country. Check out what FOX2 found for kids of all ages. (Check out the FOX2 video above or click here to go to the FOX2 story link.) As previously reported by Patch, the Senior PGA takes place in Town and Country May 21 - 26. Ladue Road will be closed from Mason Road to Highway 141 during the tournament. Spectator parking will be based at the Verizon Amphitheater and shuttled to the course. Join Town and Country-Manchester Patch for more community news or join us on Facebook and Twitter.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Local and celebrity chefs, including Pat and Gina Neely, Cat Cora and Andrew Zimmern, will reportedly be part of the Senior PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club later this month.
Local and celebrity chefs, including Pat and Gina Neely, Cat Cora and Andrew Zimmern, will be part of the Senior PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club later this month, KSDK reports. According to KSDK, the chefs can be found in theKitchenAid Fairway Club during the 74th Senior PGA Championship. (Check out the KitchenAid Fairway Club Schedule of Events, ticket information and the KSDK story here.) On May 24, KitchenAid will host Cookin' and Rockin' for the Cure which will benefit Cook for the Cure, a partnership with Susan G. Komen, according to KSDK. As previously reported by Patch, the Senior PGA takes place in Town and Country May 21 - 26. Ladue Road will be closed from Mason Road to Highway 141 during the tournament. Spectator …
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
The Senior PGA rookie's status is unclear because of allegations he used deer antler spray.
Housed out of an inglorious trailer based in the parking lot at Bellerive Country Club in West St. Louis County, preparations are well underway for the 2013 Senior PGA Tour Championship, sponsored by KitchenAid. You're going to start noticing some construction traffic in the Ladue Road area in a few weeks. Tournament organizers are hoping that a strong field lures spectator traffic to the course for the week leading up to Memorial Day. They won't have a firm set of commitments until sometime in April, but organizers expect Kansas City resident and 2014 Ryder Cup Captain Tom Watson to play, along with Hale Irwin and Jay Haas, who have ties to the St. Louis area. Bellerive Head Golf Pro Mike Tucker said local golf fans will note that local …
Monday, December 10, 2012
Parkway South graduate and West County native Scott Langley qualified for the 2013 PGA Tour.
(For instant news updates follow Patch on Facebook and Twitter.) The following information was provided by The Country Club of St. Albans in a news release last week. The Country Club of St. Albans is pleased to announce one if its members has qualified for the 2013 PGA Tour. Scott Langley, shot a four-under-par 68 in the final round of qualifying at TPC Stadium Course in La Quinta, CA this week. Langley finished 17th, making him one of top 25 finishers in the PGA Tour qualifying tournament, giving him a 2013 PGA Tour Card. “Scott is a tremendous young golfer who will be an exciting addition to the PGA Tour next year,” said The Country Club of St. Albans General Manager David Derfel. “St. Louis has a long history of golfers on the PGA …
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
For a fee, volunteers will get access to PGA perks.
UPDATED: July 19- The Senior PGA Tour is letting it be known....it is open for business ahead of next May's Senior PGA Championship, to be held at Bellerive Country Club. Read: It's Official: Bellerive Gets PGA Tour Majors The event, scheduled for May 21-26, 2013, will require approximately 1,600 volunteers to help with everything from transportation to player leader boards. In a news release, the PGA announced last week that registration for volunteers was now open. There is a $135.22 fee to volunteer, which covers the following: Volunteers have the opportunity to choose their position, which will be filled on a first-come first serve basis. We ask that each volunteer can commit to work 3 to 4, four hour shifts over the course of the …
Monday, June 11, 2012
Some of the proceeds of the department's annual golf tournament with Town & Country Police went to to Mike Vernon, a Florissant officer recently paralyzed while shot on duty.
Every year, members of the Town and Country Police Department team with their counterparts in Creve Coeur to hold a charity golf tournament to benefit causes around the St. Louis area. The tallies are still coming in from this year's event, held May 25 at Annbriar Golf Course in Waterloo, IL, but the approximately $35,000 in proceeds are already flowing. Matt Crosby, a former Rock Hill Police Officer who was paralyzed after being shot during a domestic assault call in 2010, received $500. Not long after the tournament was held, another local officer found himself in need. On May 28, Florissant Police officer Mike Vernon was shot in the line of duty and while the prognosis is not final, Vernon faces the possibility of paralysis. …
Sunday, May 27, 2012
The 9-hole golf competition in the St. Louis Senior Olympics took place Friday at the Creve Coeur Golf Course.
Nearly 30 golfers hit the links at the Creve Coeur Golf Course Friday for the 9-hole golf competition in the 2012 St. Louis Senior Olympics. Men and women ranging in age from 59 to 91 were out to see if they could master the course. Patch caught up with golfers from Creve Coeur, Town and Country, Oakville, University City, St. Charles, and the city of St. Louis. Take a stroll through our gallery of photos to find out how folks scored.
Saturday, May 26, 2012
St. Louis Public Radio reports a club executive is on a fact-finding mission at this week's Senior PGA championship in Michigan.
One year from now, the eyes of the Senior PGA tour will be firmly focused on Bellerive Country Club, which will host the 2013 Senior PGA Championship. The 2012 version of the event is being contested this weekend in Benton Harbor, Michigan. Club General Manager Jeffery Kreafle is there taking notes, and as he told St. Louis Public Radio, trying to take lots of notes. Club officials said last year when the PGA Tour announced the 2013 event and the 2018 PGA Championship would be played at Bellerive that they expected the course to essentially remain as-is for next year. As of earlier this month, a spokesman for the state department of Economic Development told Patch that an economic impact study for the events had not yet been completed. …
Sunday, April 29, 2012
There have been so many great announcements posted by Town and Country - Manchester Patch readers lately, it seemed appropriate to summarize many of them. Jump in by posting your own!
One of the most interesting parts of Patch is the announcements posted by readers. Communicating good news to the world is easy on Town and Country - Manchester Patch, and the more, the merrier. For specific directions about how to post your own FREE announcements, see this previous article. Got an announcement to post right now? Click here to do so. Following is a recap of some of the latest announcements. Just follow the hyperlinks to more details about each one. Parkway South Art Students Need Your Votes - Vote for Parkway South Students in Vans Shoe Contest. The students could advance to the Top Five Schools. Parkway South’s design team, production team and at least two adults will travel to Los Angeles at the end of May to compete in …