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Longtime Tennessean journalist Larry Woody will cover outdoor sports and racing for Main Street Media of Tennessee newspapers.

Main Street Media of Tennessee is pleased to welcome Larry Woody to the pages of our publications.

Retired from The Tennessean, "Woodrow" is a three-time winner of the Tennessee Sportswriter of the Year award and is the author of several books, including "Along For The Ride".

Woody covered NASCAR from the early 1960s to 2007 in addition to SEC sports, minor league baseball, the Tennessee Titans and the Vanderbilt Commodores.

He is a member of the Martin Methodist College Sports Hall of Fame and the Tennessee Sports Writers Hall of Fame.

Woody will provide regular outdoor content for our company and as NASCAR Cup racing returns to the Nashville Superspeedway, he will lead our motorsports coverage.

A native of Crossville, Woody is a graduate of both Martin Methodist and Belmont, where he played collegiate tennis.

He served a two-year hitch in Vietnam as a combat infantryman with the U.S. Army.

"Larry is an incredible storyteller and writer," said Dave Gould, Main Street Media of Tennessee owner. "I know our readers will enjoy reading his work."

Main Street Media of Tennessee publishes 12 newspapers – Main Street Fairview, Main Street Clarksville, Fort Campbell Courier, Dickson Post, Cheatham County Exchange, Robertson County Connection, Gallatin News, Hendersonville Standard, Portland Sun, Wilson Post, Murfreesboro Post and Main Street Nashville, along with magazines, websites and social media pages.

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