The Smith County grammar school basketball tournament begins Monday evening January 23, at Smith County Middle School, with four games on tap in the opening round. Game one will feature Gordonsville against Union Heights in a girls' clash at 4:30 p.m., following by a boys' game between Forks River and New Middleton at 5:30 p.m. At 6:30 p.m., the Smith County girls take to the floor to battle New Middleton, and the last game of the evening will feature the Defeated boys taking on Union Heights at 7:30 p.m.
The DTC Sports crew will be busy this week with a pair of key district clashes in both District 8-A and District 8-AA. On Tuesday night, January 24, Terry Collins and Randy Jennings will be in Carthage as the Smith County Owls and Lady Owls host the Cannon County Lions and Lionettes in battle of District 8-AA rivals. Then on Friday night, January 27, Tom Duggin and Alex Woodward will be in Gordonsville as the Tigers and Lady Tigers host the Watertown Purple Tigers and Tigerettes in a District 8-A battle. Games tip off each night at 6:00 p.m.
DTC3's highly popular Saluting America continues this month with several brand new episodes. Saluting America host, Nick Nokes, will go one-on-one with each guest, giving a behind-the-scenes look at their services to our area communities.
The latest episode features General Sessions Judge Michael Collins, which begins airing Monday night, January 23. Air dates for that episode are as follows:
Monday, January 23 - 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, January 25 - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, January 28 - 4:30 p.m.
Sunday, January 29 - 4:30 p.m.