Local favorite Jim Furyk finishes runner-up at THE …

After Jim Furyk birdied on 18 late Sunday at THE PLAYERS, a few tears crept down his face as he tipped his hat to the crowd and walked toward the TPC Sawgrass Clubhouse. At that moment, Furyk was the leader of the tournament at 15-under, but perhaps more significant, the longtime area resident was home, with friends and family in the crowd, and he had returned to a state of his game not seen in years.

Fred Funk shares insight on TPC Sawgrass, THE PLAYERS

PGA Tour Champions golfer and Ponte Vedra resident Fred Funk shares some insight on TPC Sawgrass and THE PLAYERS Championship, a tournament he won in 2005.

One of Us: Laura Morey

Laura Morey is a public relations professional, founder of, actor and Ponte Vedra resident.

Monahan talks THE PLAYERS, TPC Sawgrass

PGA Tour Commissioner Jay Monahan discusses THE PLAYERS Championship and TPC Sawgrass.

Why I Serve: Josh Wathen

In this edition of Why I Serve, featuring Wounded Warrior Project, the Recorder sat down with Nocatee resident Josh Wathen, an Army veteran who served as a military police officer in Afghanistan, Iraq and Kyrgyzstan. Wathen was hit by an improvised explosive device (IED) twice while on patrols in Iraq. He currently is in graduate school at University of North Florida (UNF) and is a grad manager with the men’s basketball team.

Tiger addresses media after Round 2 of THE PLAYERS

Tiger Woods is 1-under par after Round 2 of THE PLAYERS.

Cantlay, Hadley, Day and Stenson address media after …

Patrick Cantlay, Chesson Hadley and Jason Day are all near the top of the leaderboard at THE PLAYERS, and Henrik Stenson is not far behind.

Nease football coach Drafts brings energy to spring …

The Recorder stopped by Nease spring football practice on Thursday to check in with new head coach Collin Drafts, who was in town this week for the second time since taking the job.

Tiger Woods discusses third round of THE PLAYERS

In the third round of THE PLAYERS Championship, Tiger Woods finished 7-under 65, which is his lowest performance at this tournament and lowest round since the 2015 Wyndham Championship.

One of Us: Michael Linnington

A Ponte Vedra Beach resident, Michael Linnington is the CEO of Wounded Warrior Project (WWP). He brings 35 years of military experience and leadership to the Jacksonville-based organization.