Star-Telegram reporter Drew Davison talks to TX Whiskey co-founder Leonard Firestone about the legendary course as the land surrounding it becomes home to the distillery. Although it won't be open for everyday play, the course where Byron Nelson and Ben Hogan started their careers will continue to host private events and charity tournaments.
A pecan tree that shaded the giant scoreboard by the 18th hole during tournament week at Colonial Country Club toppled in Sunday's storms. Workers chopped it up and removed it Monday. Video by Jimmy Burch
Michael Tothe, tournament director of the Dean & DeLuca Invitational at Colonial Country club, says the iconic pecan tree that toppled in Sunday's storms will be missed during next year's PGA Tour event. Video by Jimmy Burch
Big-wave surfing legend Laird Hamilton, along with co-founder Don Wildman and son John, presented the Four Seasons resort at Las Colinas with eight new Golfboards on Wednesday. The individual vehicle will be available to players and members at the club for use on the golf course. Hamilton and the golf board crew sat down with the Star-Telegram to talk about their new product. (Video by Kevin Casas, Star-Telegram.com)
Flash floods hit residents living in North Texas on Tuesday after a deluge of rain battered parts of the state. Videos showed roads flooded by rain. Some motorists became stranded in their vehicles as a result of the downpour, according to local news reports. A flood warning remained in place for parts of the region into Wednesday.
Billy Graham was born into a farming family in Charlotte, N.C. Evangelism took him around the world. He became famous with his 1949 Crusade in Los Angeles and was known as "America's Pastor." He passed away in February 2018.