Since I am known by many different names, given to me as a token of friendship, I seem to be a recipient of anything bird-wise, especially on Facebook.
For more than 30 years this has been my favorite time of the year as a sports columnist.
Nothing beats the drama along the way to crowning a college basketball national champion.
District 46 State Rep. Mark Pody, R-Lebanon, doesn’t have much hope for the success of pending legislation to bail out the Nashville & Eastern Railroad Authority.
A trial date for Richard Parker, the man accused of placing an explosive device which killed his in-laws, Jon and Marion Setzer, this past February, has been set for Tuesday, Oct. 28.
A search is well underway to fill the Wilson County Schools Director position vacated by Dr. Tim Setterlund in January after issues of personal misconduct came to light.
Cumberland hosts the University of Pikeville this weekend in a three-game series starting Friday at 2 p.m. Live radio coverage begins at 1:40 p.m. on WCOR AM-1490.
Saturday’s doubleheader begins at Noon and the 2004 national championship team will be honored between games of the twinbill.
Smith, Demarini Classic this weekend
Mt. Juliet prepped for an appearance in this weekend’s DeMarini Classic in Knoxville by scoring 29 runs in two mid-week wins over 9-AAA rival Lebanon High.
Mt. Juliet (15-2-1 / 5-1 in 9-AAA) will open play Friday afternoon with a 5:30 p.m. game at Hardin Valley at 5:30 p.m.; followed by an 8 p.m. game vs. Morristown West.
Coleman has three hits in loss
LEBANON -- Fifth-ranked Georgia Gwinnett took advantage of seven walks, plating a pair of runs in the third and sixth innings in a 5-3 victory over Cumberland Tuesday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.
The Bulldogs (26-16) dropped their second straight contest in their next-to-last non-conference game of the season. Senior Ricky Coleman posted three of the club’s seven hits in the game, including a homer, as three Grizzlies (37-6) hurlers stranded six runners and struck out three.