Fore! Developers propose timeshares for nine golf holes at Waikoloa Kings’ Course

West Hawaii Today file photo Waiakea's Lacey Uchida finds the lava rock on the 15th hole during the 2019 HHSAA golf tournament at Waikoloa Kings' Course. The course – which under a developer's proposal would see nine of its holes torn up to make way for timeshares – is popular stop for high and college tournaments.

The popularity of the game of golf is waning, leading a Waikoloa developer to request permission to repurpose half of one of its two golf courses into single-family home lots and timeshare units.