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Golfer Chases Goals in Prattville

One of the biggest sporting events in the River Region is starting this week in Prattville. The Robert Trent Jones Golf Course Capitol Hill is once again the site of the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic. The tournament features young women from across the nation at all levels of skill. There is a level of commitment from the athletes that is something…

Mi Jung Hur tops South Korean-dominated leaderboard

IRVING, Texas (AP) – Mi Jung Hur topped the South Korean-dominated leaderboard Thursday in the Volunteers of America Texas Shootout, opening with a 5-under 66 in breezy conditions. Based in the area in McKinney, Hur made five straight birdies on the 15th to the first hole. The two-time LPGA Tour winner bogeyed the par-4 fifth and rebounded with a birdie…