Check out this story from northwest Arkansas's The City Wire.
Scott Murphy, golf professional at Paradise Valley Athletic Club in
Fayetteville, said the mild winter allowed people to play year-round – a
sharp contrast to last year when snow lay on the ground for weeks at a
“Our golf course is in June shape and it’s early April,” Murphy said. “Business is great and sales are way up.”
Murphy said rounds of golf are up 50% from March and April of last year. Sales are up 50% or more in the pro shop, he said.