27 Jan '15, 7pm

ALS advocate Madeline Kennedy drained a 75-foot putt on live television:

Madeline Kennedy is a mother, wife, nurse, teacher, and someone who can deliver in the clutch. Kennedy was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, in 2012. She writes movingly on her website of the debilitating effects associated with the condition and her mission to bring the disease out of the shadows so it can become as treatable as cancer or heart disease. That effort will no doubt get a boost from the 70-plus foot putt Kennedy holed on WINK's live news broadcast during the inaugural Worthington Fore ALS Golf Classic in Bonita, Fla.: Kennedy writes that she was an avid tennis player and golfer before being diagnosed with the disease. She still plays golf with help from an adaptive cart: According to the ALS Association, the disease strikes about two people per 100,000. For more news that golfers everywhere are talking abo...

Full article: http://www.golf.com/2015/01/27/als-advocate-madeline-kenn...

Tweets

Still amazed by this video. Woman with ALS drai...

golfdigest.com 28 Jan '15, 12pm

remarkable recovery shot at the Qatar Masters grabbed the early lead for pro golf's shot of the year, but we're declaring ...

Inspirational. Watch a woman with ALS drain a 7...

golfchannel.com 29 Jan '15, 6pm

Last week's first annual Worthington Fore ALS Golf Classic at the Worthington Country Club in southwest Florida was a note...

LIVE NOW: Watch @NavalAcademy midshipmen pick t...

navy.mil 29 Jan '15, 5pm

About Status of the Navy Navy Organization Strategic Documents Command Directory Our Ships Fact Files Today in Naval Histo...

Mayor de Blasio Hires Animal Advocate as Staffe...

ecorazzi.com 27 Jan '15, 11pm

Mayor de Blasio Hires Animal Advocate as Staffer 0 Tweet by Natalia Lima January 27, 2015 Categories: Animals , Causes Tag...