Four new members were added to the Zanesville District Golf Association's Hall of Fame.
Ron Bucci, Bob Lewis, Mike McCullough and Russell Roberts were inducted to ZDGA Monday night at the association's 13th Golf Hall of Fame and Recognition Banquet held at the Putnam VFW. All four inductees said they got their start on the green at a young age.
"For me, it was my backyard in Coshocton, Ohio; the country club," McCullough said. "And I caddied on Monday and I'd play...
The 4th Annual Champions of Fatherhood Golf Classic was held at the Jaycee's Golf Course Friday afternoon. Over 100 golfers came out to raise money for a good cause.
"This money will go toward funding Forever Dads, our programs, our events and activities that we do and encouraging, educating and equipping men as they develop positive relationships with the community and with their families and with their children."
The Carr Center has three major fundraisers throughout the year. The best known one is the annual cake auction, but they also have a golf outing every fall and they're expecting to raise about $6,000 from Friday's event that will go towards some new programs.
"We're bringing in some new programming this year and not only do we do early speech intervention for children, but we also are bringing a reading program to the center," said Holser. "It's been fairly successful...
Genesis Healthcare Systems kicked off their 33rd annual Pro-Am Golf Tournament at the Zanesville Country Club on Friday.
"The proceeds are used to support different areas of healthcare in the hospital," said Executive Director of the Genesis Healthcare Foundation Paul McClelland. "This year's proceeds are going to support rehab. Particularly pediatric rehab."
On Friday, the players participated in an individual stable tournament, but for the next two days,...
In partnership with local law enforcement, Terry's Tavern is hosting their second annual golf outing at the Green Valley Golf Course on August 4. Tim Arnold, part-owner of Terry's says it's a great way to give back to the community.
"It's in an association with the F.O.P., the Fraternal Order of Police here in Zanesville," said Arnold. "We're trying to raise money in support of their Christmas dinner where they serve the seniors during christmas."
Coconis Furniture held their annual Tee It Up Fore Autism Golf Tournament at the Zanesville Country Club on Monday. The Coconis family started the tournament four years ago as a way to give back to local families.
"With having a child in the family with Autism, it was just a good fit and it's a great way to raise money in a big way, for local families," said Shannon Coconis, President of the National Autism Association of Southeast Ohio.
There were 25 teams and about 88 golfers that came out to Eaglesticks Golf Club in Zanesville to help raise money for the Zane State College Foundation.
"Our purpose is to raise money for scholarships and enrollment at Zane State College is up for the past several years and with that comes increased financial need. So a day like today we're out on the course having a lot of fun and raising money to help people in our community go to college," said Pamela Jira, Executive...
It was as close to a forgone conclusion as you could get in the golf world, but Chase Wilson couldn't relax on the final day of the Zanesville District Golf Association Tournament.
He entered the final round at the Zanesville Country Club with a huge lead but still had his sights on one prize, all four rounds in the 60s. Wilson accomplished that goal by firing a final round 68 at the Country Club which was good enough for a four under par day. In the process Wilson broke the tournament...