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Tom Edrington

Tom Edrington spent the first 10 years of his misguided youth as a sports writer for the Tampa Tribune. His career brought him face to face with many of sports greatest stars -- Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Muhammad Ali, Don Shula, countless Hall of Fame NFL stars, more PGA Tour players than he can count. In 1980 he was honored by the Golf Writers Association of America for writing the best news story that year, his coverage of Jack Nicklaus' U.S. Open victory at Baltusrol. Today, 36 years later, golf is still a great part of his life, thanks to competitive playing days and the wonderful people he has met on this fabulous journey.

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    baxter cepeda

    This won’t sound popular but charities need to Suck it up. People will be back to literally give them money. But people got to get back to work first.

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      Tom Edrington

      Truth be known, charitable donations have dried up at this point in time, especially from individuals; Charities get money at certain times of the season, especially; But with the way things are today, I’m sure they’re all hurting like so many Americans are right now….I see more people getting back to work, traffic starting to grow again in Tampa…

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        baxter cepeda

        Debbie downer would remind us we’re in between waves 1 and 2.

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