Lynn Camp High School gym to be renamed "Richard 'Bird Dog' Jones Gymnasium

CORBIN, Ky. (WYMT) - Lynn Camp High School's gymnasium will soon have a new name.

The Times-Tribune reports that the Knox County School System has approved the renaming of the gym to "Richard 'Bird Dog' Jones Gymnasium" in honor of long-time head coach Richard Jones.

Jones died from kidney cancer in December.

An unveiling ceremony for the new gym name will take place in the coming weeks.