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GET INTO GOLF: You got this!
GET INTO GOLF: You got this!

June 21, 2019

Our story begins back in February when a young lady, Amy Bockersette, was given the opportunity to meet Gary Woodland. Amy is an avid golfer who has Down syndrome. The introduction came on the 16th...



Phil Carville: Safe and effective miracle drug
Phil Carville: Safe and effective miracle drug

June 4, 2019

OK! You’re not feeling like your old self. You are a senior; you have gained weight and lost motivation … you might even say you are feeling a bit puny. What to do? Don’t you...



GET INTO GOLF: They still got it
GET INTO GOLF: They still got it

May 24, 2019

Is 50 the new 40? It might be even 60 this week. As our knowledge of health, exercise and nutrition is put into practice, not only are people living longer, many of us are staying...



Tyler Nielson Memorial Golf Tournament open for registration

May 23, 2019

The second annual Tyler Nielson Memorial Golf Tournament is coming in September and registration for the event is already open. Proceeds from the memorial tourney go to several causes, including two scholarships for graduating Nevada...




CARVILLE: Dying of old age
CARVILLE: Dying of old age

May 13, 2019

Let me tell you a story about fitness. At first it doesn’t seem to be about fitness but believe me you will be rewarded at the end. The story first came to me via Malcolm...





GET INTO GOLF: The PGA Tour Shuffle
GET INTO GOLF: The PGA Tour Shuffle

May 3, 2019

Imagine that about six months ago, you were among the top 50 players on the Web.com Tour (a type of minor league system for the PGA Tour). You qualified for the PGA Tour, a lifetime...



GET INTO GOLF: Masters blends tradition, innovation

April 12, 2019

Madonna…Elvis… It only takes one word and everyone knows who you’re talking about. In our golf universe, you only have to say “Masters” and we know exactly what you’re talking about. In a time when...



CARVILLE: Financial fitness
CARVILLE: Financial fitness

April 8, 2019

I usually write about physical fitness, which is part of a broader topic called preventative care — the benefits of diet, exercise, screening, immunizations and other actions to help you stay healthy. However, last week...


GET INTO GOLF: Big weekend for women’s golf
GET INTO GOLF: Big weekend for women’s golf

April 5, 2019

Most of what we discuss on a weekly basis is related to game improvement or current events. Of course a significant number of these events are tied to the men’s regular PGA Tour due to...