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Warm Winter Days Bring Out Local Golfers
By Brad Douglas
JOPLIN, MO.--- After weeks of freezing temperatures, many Joplin residents were happy to get a spring like day for a change. Many residents decided to take in a few rounds of golf on their day off. With temperatures in the 50's, employees at the Schifferdecker Golf Course in Joplin noticed a 30% to 40% increase in attendance. Many of the golfers we talked to say it's been a rough winter and it's nice to get a break.