Monte Dutton, a resident and native of Clinton, has written about sports for most of his life. He is a graduate of Furman University and the author of eight novels, most of which have some sports content, as well as non-fiction books on NASCAR, football and music. For two decades, he traveled across the country writing about NASCAR. He was twice named writer of the year by motorsports media associations, and his work has earned over two dozen awards for reporting, event coverage and columns. He is publisher of DHK Sports, which also includes Electric City Sports in Anderson County.
Dutton may be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or by writing c/o Laurens County Sports, P.O. Box 768, Clinton, S.C. 29325. He is on Twitter (@montedutton), Facebook (Monte.Dutton) and Instagram (Tug50).
Caleb Gilbert, a recent journalism/mass communications graduate of the University of South Carolina, is general manager of DHK Sports and Electric City Sports. He grew up in Anderson and Kinards. Gilbert may be reached at calebgilbert@dhksports.