Bubba Watson

Studer Family Children’s Hospital area’s first of its kind

Studer Family Children’s Hospital area’s first of its kind

After 50 years of filling a need for northwest Florida’s sick and injured children, Sacred Heart and Ascension celebrated a ribbon cutting Monday for the area’s first-of-its-kind, four-story Studer Family Children’s Hospital. President and Chief Operating Officer of Ascension Joseph Impicciche said the new facility fills a need. Read the full article in the April […]

Baseball secondary to the Blue Wahoos experience

Baseball secondary to the Blue Wahoos experience

Quint Studer is in his downtown office on a fall afternoon talking about the Double-A baseball franchise he owns. This isn’t a conversation about the Pensacola Blue Wahoos revolving entirely around the great players who have come through here in the first seven years of the team’s existence. Read the full article in the Jan. […]

Bubba Watson to remove Confederate flag from ‘General Lee’

Bubba Watson to remove Confederate flag from ‘General Lee’

Bubba Watson says he’s painting over the Confederate flag on his car made popular in “The Dukes of Hazzard” television series. The two-time Masters champ said Friday he’ll replace it with the U.S. flag on the roof of the “General Lee 01.” Confederate symbols have been the focus of debate since nine people were killed June […]

Bubba Watson purchases ownership in Blue Wahoos

Bubba Watson purchases ownership in Blue Wahoos

The Pensacola Blue Wahoos today announced that two-time Masters Champion Bubba Watson has purchased ownership in the Minor League baseball team located on Pensacola Bay. Born in Pensacola and raised in nearby Bagdad, Watson has been a big fan of the Blue Wahoos, the Double-A affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds, since they moved to Pensacola. In […]

Milton corn maze honors Masters champ Bubba Watson

Milton corn maze honors Masters champ Bubba Watson

An effort aimed to increase local tourism during the offpeak season got a huge boost last week when golf superstar and Santa Rosa County native Bubba Watson retweeted a depiction of his likeness as it will appear in 2014 Sweet Season Farms corn maze in Milton. “I feel honored to be represented in such a big way in my hometown,” said Watson, who still has family […]

Bubba Watson wins second Masters

Bubba Watson wins second Masters

Santa Rosa County native Bubba Watson has won the Masters for the second time in three years. Watson claimed another green jacket by shooting a 3-under 69 in the final round Sunday, fending off Jordan Spieth’s bid to become the youngest major champion since 1931. The 20-year-old Texan led by two shots heading to the eighth hole, but the tournament […]