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Donnie Wheeler Lockard, age 73 of Clinton

Donnie Wheeler Lockard, age 73 of Clinton, TN, passed away on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at his home in Clinton, TN. Donnie loved his grandsons and had a passion for coaching.  He grew up in Jellico, TN and attended Jellico High School where he was an outstanding athlete.  After graduating, …

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Spring Fling begins Tuesday in M’Boro

Several area high school teams are in Murfreesboro today for the start of the Spring Fling, the TSSAA State Championships for spring sports. On the baseball diamond, in Division I, Class AAA, Seymour faces Brentwood and in Division II-A, the Christian Academy of Knoxville squares off with the University School …

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Smokies take finale, series from M-Braves, 3-2

(Tennessee Smokies) Tennessee defeated the Mississippi Braves on Monday afternoon 3-2, to win the series. The Smokies used early runs and a solid pitching performance to pick up the series victory. Michael Rucker received the start for the Smokies and was able to shut down the Braves in his outing. …

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High School Spring Sectional Round-Up

High school sectionals (Weekend of May 18th-19th) BASEBALL, FRIDAY 5/18: (AA) Elizabethton 3 Gibbs 2. BASEBALL, SATURDAY 5/19: (AA) Greeneville 4 Pigeon Forge 2…(AAA) Science Hill 4 Karns 0…Seymour 2 Farragut 1. SOFTBALL, FRIDAY 5/18: (AA) Gibbs 8 Elizabethton 3…(AAA) Powell 3 Jefferson County 0. SOFTBALL, SATURDAY 5/19: (AA) Kingston …

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CWTS: Sauter takes third win of the season

(MRN) Johnny Sauter dominated the second half of the race on Friday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway, leading all but nine of the final sixty-seven laps to notch his third victory of the year and take a commanding lead in the standings with the regular season nearing its mid-point. Sauter …

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Smokies take two of three over weekend from M-Braves

Saturday: Smokies 4-4 Braves 3-0 (Tennessee Smokies) Tennessee swept its doubleheader with Mississippi in games two and three of the series on Saturday. The Smokies dominance on the mound proved monumental in both games. The Smokies hosted Star Wars Night presented by Regal Entertainment Group on Saturday night in front of a crowd …

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