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Local North Texas golfer’s Fantasy trip


By Tom Ward Special Contributor Last weekend my friend Marcus Lamb had the chance to play golf with Phil Mickelson, his favorite golfer on the P.G.A. Tour. Marcus Lamb, the President and CEO of the Daystar TV network based here in DFW, alerted me last week that he got invited to participate in Humana Challenge (formerly known More...

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By Dan M On Saturday, January 24th, 2015

Tom’s Golf Tips: A drill to prevent swaying

By Tom Ward Special Contributor As we approach the later part of January it’s a good time to start working out any kinks in your game before the golf season begins. One of the main issues More...

By Dan M On Saturday, January 17th, 2015

America’s St. Andrews: Book Review

By Tom Ward “Linking golf from its past to its future, publicly-owned Chambers Bay is the dream realized” Robert Trent Jones Jr. Come this June a once abandoned gravel mine on the shores More...

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By Dan M On Sunday, January 11th, 2015

Michael E. Uslan: The Man behind the Bat

By Tom Ward Special Contributor  “I have a theory on why superheroes are so popular. I think most of us if not all of us love fairytales when we were young children. I don’t think you More...

By Dan M On Saturday, January 3rd, 2015

Tom’s Long Tall Tales from the Links

By Tom Ward Special Contributor Happy New Year! My wish in 2015 for everyone as it relates to golf is that you have a break out year and I hope my column can be of assistance on your journey More...

By Dan M On Friday, December 19th, 2014

Messina Hof Winery: Opens new ‘Urban Winery’

By Tom Ward Special Contributor That loud popping noise you hear coming from the city of Grapevine is the sound of wine bottles being opened in celebration of the Messina Hof Winery becoming More...

By Dan M On Saturday, December 6th, 2014

My Heavenly Hill Country visit to Boot Ranch

Special Contributor After a short 4 hour drive from Ft. Worth my wife and I arrived at our destination pulling up to the front gate entrance of Boot Ranch which is located just 5 miles outside More...

By Dan M On Sunday, November 23rd, 2014

Rudolph’s 50th anniversary gets Stamp of approval

By Tom Ward Special Contributor In honor of the 50th anniversary of the beloved holiday TV classic Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer the United States Postal Service has given Rudolph and some More...

By Dan M On Saturday, October 25th, 2014

Rick Goldschmidt: Rankin/ Bass Historian

By Tom Ward As far as I’m concerned Rick Goldschmidt might have one of the coolest jobs that I’ve ever heard of because he is the official Historian/ Biographer of Rankin/ Bass Productions. So you might be More...

By Dan M On Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

The greatest golf lesson I ever received

By Tom Ward As a golf professional and instructor going on nearly 4 decades I’m usually the one giving the lessons and helping struggling players get their games back on track. That all More...