Ronnie Pfleider wasn't sure he would be able to go back to his "second home." The course at Idylwild Golf Club, which Pfleider co-owns, was left in shambles after Tropical Storm Harvey. The storm destroyed equipment, mangled bridges and cut off areas of the course. Pfleider didn't know what came next. Three months later, following a resounding response to letters sent to course members and Pinewood Estates residents, he had his answer. "We're part of this community," Pfleider said. After five months of renovations and rebuilding, Idylwild will reopen its back nine holes sometime in late February or early March.

Sections:  u.s.   
Topics:  Texas   Jefferson County   Beaumont   
RELATED ARTICLES
BING NEWS:
  • These Cops are Supposed to Protect Rural Villages. They’re in the Suburbs Instead.
    Wasilla police start at $53,394 a year. Mat-Su Assemblyman Jesse Sumner, who first suggested the state and borough meet to discuss splitting trooper costs, said he would oppose relocating troopers to ...
    12/6/2019 - 11:32 pm | View Link
  • Last Word on a gracious lady, Dec. 7
    I feel that they need to start writing the tickets. Thank you ... I don’t know about other Norge and Toano residents, but I think it would be great if Lidl could launch a store at the former Farm ...
    12/6/2019 - 10:41 pm | View Link
  • Empty Stocking Fund’s fast start fades
    After a pretty fast start, donations to the Empty Stocking Fund have slowed the past two days ... According to the club, Loflin started the fund when he noticed St. Pauls residents were contributing ...
    12/6/2019 - 10:27 am | View Link
  • Democratic voters’ racial divide is on display with Pete Buttigieg, who is leading white states and at 0% in one poll with African Americans
    Willa Jennings, the party’s 70-year-old chairwoman, didn’t start with a softball. “I have to ask you this ... struggling area — the first presidential candidate to do so since John Edwards in 2008.
    12/6/2019 - 6:39 am | View Link
  • How Ring Transmits Fear to American Suburbs
    This is the third of a three-part series, where we’ll explore how Ring transformed from start-up pitch to the technology powering Amazon's privatized ... Ring up to $100,000 in taxpayer money in order ...
    12/6/2019 - 6:36 am | View Link
  • More