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From the July 9, 2014 Newspaper
By Richard Harris
Buena Vista may get a new form of entertainment, as a promoter recently requested permission from the City Council to host a "Fight Night" event at the Josh Gibson Center.
Jeff Jackson spoke to officials about the proposal during a recent meeting. He said that it would be a sporting event with proper safety measures, including the wearing of safety gear by participants. He also noted that participants would have to meet age requirements and sign waivers.
Jackson added that he would like to have four matches and that the event would last a maximum of three hours.
Council members asked him to ... Online subscribers click here for the rest of the story.