Above: Wilson Central junior Sydnee Richetto announced her commitment last week to play basketball for Wofford College, a Division I school in Spartanburg, S.C. The high-scoring point guard averages 18.8 points per game this past season before blowing out her knee in January. For her career,…
Wednesday, April 01, 2020
Because of to the coronavirus pandemic, the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency is closing most of its checking stations and has announced a major change in check-in procedures for harvested turkeys.
Mt. Juliet’s Randall Young is carrying on the family racing tradition, but in a slightly different manner.
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
I was hiking through a remote marshy area one recent late afternoon, seeking escape from the constant dismal drumbeat of bad news and calamity, when a reassuring voice suddenly sounded from the darkening swamp.
Above: Wilson Central junior Sydnee Richetto announced her commitment last week to play basketball for Wofford College, a Division I school in Spartanburg, S.C. The high-scoring guard averaged 18.8 points per game this past season before blowing out her knee in January. For her career, she i…
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
The Mt. Juliet boys and Lebanon girls, along with 34 other teams in Division I’s three classifications, may yet have a chance to continue the state basketball tournament.
Like seemingly most of the rest of the world, the hiring process to staff the soon-to-open Green Hill High School is on hold during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Mt. Juliet’s boys, along with 24 other boys’ and 12 girls’ basketball teams, were left in limbo last week when the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association, following the lead of every professional and college sports league across the co untry, as well as many other state high school …
Thursday, March 12, 2020
High school and middle school sports in Wilson County will be suspended through at least March 22 with a few exceptions, a Wilson County Schools official confirmed Thursday afternoon.
The effects of COVID-19, commonly known as coronavirus, which has prompted suspension of major college and professional sports events across the country, has reached high school sports in Tennessee.
Wednesday, March 11, 2020
SPRINGFIELD — They endured The Dunk as freshmen and The blowout as sophomores. But Mt. Juliet’s seniors are going out for the first time in Golden Bear boys’ basketball history as region champions after finally knocking off Northeast in the 5-AAA final 53-44 last Thursday night.
Wednesday, March 04, 2020
Kevin Dawson, principal of the new Green Hill High School, has announced several new faculty hires to head some of the school’s extracurricular programs. Robert Brindos will coach of the boys’ soccer team. Currently in his 11th teaching year, Brindos teaches at Mt. Juliet High School, and he…
CLARKSVILLE — Host Rossview ended a two-year first-round losing streak by District 10-AAA teams in the Region 5-AAA tournament by ousting Wilson Central 57-39 Friday night.
MT. JULIET — Mt. Juliet’s boys were never in real danger of an upset, but it wasn’t until a big run midway through the second half that the Golden Bears dispatched visiting Kenwood from the Region 5-AAA tournament with a first-round 70-41 win Saturday night.
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
FRANKLIN — Four Wilson County wrestlers, including three from Wilson Central, reached the championship round of the TSSAA Championships last Saturday at the Williamson County Ag Expo Center.
GLADEVILLE — Mt. Juliet continued its rumble through the District 9-AAA tournament with a 60-31 Saturday night semifinal thumping of Gallatin at Wilson Central.
NASHVILLE — Wilson Central’s Zoe Vlk and Sterling Melancon picked up state indoor track & field championships last Saturday at Vanderbilt.
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
MT. JULIET — Coming off its first District 9-AAA loss of the season, and first setback of the 2020 calendar year, Mt. Juliet reeled off 33 straight points in a 79-31 Senior Night win over Wilson Central last Friday.
MT. JULIET — Sydnee Richetto’s knee injury two weeks ago helped send Wilson Central into a tailspin with four losses in a five-game stretch.
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
HENDERSONVILLE — Mt. Juliet’s boys claimed the District 9-AAA regular-season championship with three games left last Tuesday night with a 79-56 beating of host Beech.
MT. JULIET — Four Lady Bears scored in double figures Friday night in a 68-51 win over Hendersonville.
FRANKLIN — Armed with the school’s first undefeated record, Wilson Central had high hopes of bringing home the Wildcats’ first state dual wrestling championship from the Williamson County Ag Expo Center last Saturday.
NASHVILLE — The Bears Hockey Club kept its season alive Wednesday night with a 5-4 win over Ravenwood in the loser’s bracket of the Preds Cup Tournament at Centennial Sportsplex.
Wednesday, February 05, 2020
A day after learning Sydnee Richetto will miss the rest of the season with a knee injury, Wilson Central’s girls battled host Lebanon tooth and nail for the first 1 1/2 quarters Friday night.
Wilson Central’s boys play hard enough and shoot three-pointers well enough a team could be sorry for drawing the Wildcats come tournament time.
Wednesday, January 29, 2020
MT. JULIET — Mt. Juliet’s boys played their game, and got Lebanon to play it too, during a midgame run which turned a close contest into a 63-46 victory last Friday night.
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
You probably won’t come across a $104,00 vintage fishing lure like the one Mt. Juliet’s Gibby Gibson encountered a few years ago at a tackle sale in Kentucky, but there will still be some great bargains on all sorts of gear — new and old — at an upcoming event at Charlie Daniels Park.
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