Fourteen athletes and coaches will be soon introduced as the inaugural class of the Calhoun-Gordon County Sports Hall of Fame. The shrine was formed in April 2014 to honor locals who brought honor to the county in the field of athletics. The Class of 2015 inductees are Sharon Adamson Bass, Billy Bearden (deceased), Monyette Chattam, Charlie Culberson, Kris Durham, Mitch Frix, Pete Garigan, Freda Hunt Glass, Chip Henderson, Hal Lamb, Bob Nance, Vaughn Robbins, Diane Smith and Ray Tucker.
In a prepared statement, `The Board of Directors is excited to congratulate the members of our first class of the Sports Hall of Fame. These individuals are true legends and we are proud they represent our community. Gordon County has a great history in sports and we look forward to honoring the inaugural class of the Calhoun-Gordon County Sports Hall of Fame at our annual banquet, through our website and in our future museum.`
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The induction ceremony is set for Aug. 15 at Georgia Northwestern Technical College`s Calhoun facility.