His History in Sports
Nov 01, 2019
Jim Bonds
His History in Sports


Jim and his family have called Williamson County home for 37 years.


His wife Nancy was a teacher in the Williamson County schools and their 3 adult children graduated from Brentwood High.


Although, Jim retired last year after 14 years in healthcare sales, it was his broadcasting career which brought him to the Nashville area. He was Sports Director at Channel 2 and later a part time anchor at Channel 4.


His accomplishments include “Alabama Sportscaster of the Year”, and “Best Sportscast, Tennessee”.   His primetime special “Kings of the Court” on the Kansas City Kings won a local Emmy. 

He hosted Coaches Show at the University of Kansas and Vanderbilt and also done play by play for both schools.


Bonds covered 2 Super Bowls, a World Series, did a Big 10 Conference Game of the Week.


And for 4 years, he hosted “Southern Football Saturday” with Coach Doug Matthews and Bill King.