Grand Opening In the News ‘A major blessing’: Wellman Golf Club holds grand opening tournamentJohnsonville leaders celebrate reopening of Wellman Golf Club Photos Members of Florence County Council and Johnsonville City Council cut the ribbon to officially open Wellman Golf Club on Friday, November 10, 2023. Bobby Hirst hits the first tee shot to open WGC. Golf course architect Ress Jones poses with WGC General Manager Harold Perry and Bryce Swanson. Clubhouse Manager David Mace presents the Grand Opening Scramble trophy to the winning team: Mike Shorter, Jamie Bohnke, Lee Barton and Randall Johnson. Finishing second were Kevin Alford, Wayne Marlow, Eric Franks and Kelly Alford. Special thanks to Pepsi of Florence, Corporate Sponsor of the Grand Opening. Members of the Wellman family in attendance were: Lynn, Fran and Caroline (front row); Mike, Ben, Zach and Jack Jr. (back row).