Emerald Valley: A new look for an old nemesis, No. 4 green

By Ron Bellamy | Golf, Oregon |

After much deliberation, an iconic (or notorious) green gets a makeover (but remains quite challenging) CRESWELL — Several years ago, Jesse Castillo was serving as a rules official for a state high school girls golf championship at Emerald Valley Golf & Resort when he was summoned to the fourth green, where he found three distraught […]

Eric Johnson: Former pro discovers a new drive

By Ron Bellamy | Golf, Oregon |

It is early on a weekday morning, and Eric Johnson says he hasn’t had quite enough coffee yet, but you wouldn’t know it by the energy and enthusiasm with which he is conducting a golf lesson on the practice range at RiverRidge Golf Course.