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Who needs the beach?
The word seems to be getting out about the Spring Break Wood Bat Classic.
Sampras named tennis pro emeritus at Greenbrier
Like The Old White TPC Course and The Greenbrier’s other golf courses, tennis also has a storied past at The Greenbrier.
Padres, Gyorko reach deal adding $35M for 5 years
The San Diego Padres think so much of second baseman Jedd Gyorko that they gave him a hefty raise and he’s only 13 games into his second full big league season.
West Virginia’s Bussie selected by Lnyx in WNBA Draft
West Virginia senior Asya Bussie has been selected by the Minnesota Lynx as the No. 15 overall pick in the second round of the 2014 WNBA Draft.
Bubba’s victory thrilling for Justice
It now takes both hands to count The Greenbrier’s green jackets.
Spring break is an attitude
Finally, warmer weather has arrived to the Mountain State. I’m told, it’s socially acceptable to be late nowadays and there is even a term for it — being fashionably late. Of course, I have also been told that camo is the new black in fashion. I don’t care much for tardiness, or for fashion for that matter, but I am perfectly content with the weather forecaster’s report as of late. And if wearing camouflage is trendy, I will fit in just nicely at any social gathering.
Coming soon to a garden near you: Hummingbirds!
One of the things I look forward to each spring is the northbound migration of ruby-throated hummingbirds. Until 1997, that meant waiting until one showed up at my feeders. But that year a website (www.hummingbirds.net/map.html), began mapping hummers as they moved north.
Morel mushrooms are a W.Va. delicacy, but be careful
The morel mushroom is one of West Virginia’s best-known delicacies that grows wild in the woods statewide. Mushroom hunting is a wonderful way to get exercise and be in the outdoors at the same time. There is no expense involved, and a bag is all that is needed.
Watson roars into 3-stroke lead
Bubba Watson enjoyed the celebration after winning the 2012 Masters so much, he never had much of a chance at repeating as champion in 2013.
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