Sports

Red Carpet Horse Show Set for July 25

July 1, 2015

The 75th annual Red Carpet Horse Show of the South will be held Saturday, July 25.   The show will start at 6 p.m. at the Giles County Agri Park. 29 classes will be shown and over $7,000 in prize money will be awarded.   Box seating is currently available for the event.   For Read the full article…

MMC Chooses Bowling Coach

July 1, 2015

Martin Methodist Executive Director of Athletics Jeff Bain has officially announced the hiring of Ben Biddy as the Men and Women’s Bowling head coach.   Biddy emerged as the top candidate amongst over a dozen top candidates and was ultimately chosen due to his versatile skillset and his roots to Martin Methodist.   Biddy is Read the full article…

Giles 12s Lose to Franklin County

June 30, 2015

Coleman Siniard’s third home run of the postseason was not enough to overcome a powerful night at the plate from Franklin County in a 12-2 loss for the Giles County 12-year-old All-Stars in the State Semifinals Monday.   The Rebels came up with timely hits in the first two frames with five of the team’s first Read the full article…

Hillcrest Will Hold Couples’ Scramble

June 30, 2015

Hillcrest Country Club will host a mixed couples golf scramble July 10-12.   The cost is $175 per team and will include the 36 hole tournament, a free practice round, and a mulligan package. There will be several flights, with multiple cash prices per flight, as well as skills competitions. Each team will consist of Read the full article…

5K Will Benefit J.C. Bass Family

June 30, 2015

An upcoming Fun Run Color Splash 5K will benefit the J.C. Bass family.   It will be held at 8 a.m. Saturday, July 18, at Giles County High School. A Kids Fun Run will follow at 9 a.m. Everyone who signs up before July 1 will receive a T-shirt. Kids will also receive a pair Read the full article…

Junior Camp Signups End Today

June 29, 2015

David Crockett State Park’s Advanced Junior Ranger Day Camp will held July 6-9.   The camp is designed for children 8-12 years of age, who have already earned their Junior Ranger Pin.  Campers will meet July 6-8 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. and will have a graduation ceremony and campfire cookout July 9 from 6:30-8:80 p.m. Read the full article…

Giles 12s Head to Semifinals

June 29, 2015

A pair of late inning three-run homers lifted the Giles County 12-year-old All-Stars to a group-play victory and a semifinal appearance in this weekend’s State Championship at Eva Gilbert Park in Columbia.   The All-Stars opened the tournament Friday with a 7-4 victory over the Brentwood Braves propelled by a three-run shot off the bat of G.W. Read the full article…

Free RedHawk Youth Signups Are Underway

June 29, 2015

Signups for the Giles County youth RedHawks football and cheer are underway now.   Registration is free and all participants must be between 4-12 by August 1. Signups are on www.gcayf.com.   For more information, call Lacy Stafford at 478-6588 or Frank Oman at 309-2108.