Mon., 7:14 pm: Avalon golf course set to reopen

COMING TUESDAY: Nearly a year-and-a-half after a financial disagreement between the management company that was then operating Old Avalon Golf Course and the city of Warren became public and closed the course, it will reopen next month under new management

A lawsuit filed by OAG LLC and a counterclaim by the city also will move forward next month in the courtroom of Trumbull County Common Pleas Court Judge Andrew Logan.

The golf course, now under the management of Avalon South Management Co. LLC., which is owned by Petrozzi Accounting, is expected to open its doors and the first nine of an 18-hole course around May 7, for a soft opening. The remaining holes of the golf course is expected to open in early June as part of a grand opening plan.

Larry Petrozzi of Lisbon, owns the accounting firm. Bob Zehentbauer is the operating partner.

Zehentbauer has been the owner / operator of the Eagle Pass Golf Course, 30757 state Route 172 in Hanoverton, a nine-hole public course, for 17 years. He also has served as a Hanover Township trustee.

Read more about the golf course and lawsuit in the Tuesday Tribune Chronicle.