Brian Dees, director of golf at Barton Creek Resort and Spa, was recently named Resort Merchandiser of the Year by the Western Chapter of the Southern Texas Professional Golfers’ Association. … Nova Smart Technologies releases Nova Golf 2006, a complete golf system for use on any handheld device that provides accurate handicaps, statistics and performance ratings, with GPS course mapping. … The A.G. Spanos Golf Tour announces the relaunch of its Web site. … Mike Myszkowski and Ryan Payne, assistant golf pros at the Bay Club at Mattapoisett in Mattapoisett, Mass., recently played 108 holes of golf in one day and raised more than $12,000 for the Hurricane Katrina disaster relief fund. … Dimplit Inc. introduces the Dimplit 1070, which includes 1,070 dimples, and the all-weather honeycomb system golf glove GripBite. … The St. Joe Company announces that beginning in 2006 play at its Camp Creek Golf Club in Watersound, Fla., will be restricted to members and guests of JOE’s resorts. … Ocean View Golf Course in Norfolk, Va., and Billy Casper Golf announce the facility will offer free golf to all retired and active-duty military personnel and veterans in November.