REPLOGLE ON THE HISTORY CHANNEL
A Smith County native is set to appear on the History Channel’s television program “Forged in Fire”.
A blacksmith/bladesmith, Jay Replogle is a 2002 Smith County High School graduate who now lives in Sparta.
“Forged In Fire” features world-class bladesmiths competing to create history’s most iconic edged weapons.
In each episode, four of the nation’s finest bladesmiths put their skill and reputations on the line, competing for a $10,000 cash prize.
The show is scheduled to air at 9 p.m., CST, January 17.
Jay is the son of retired state forester Jim “Rip” Replogle and retired school teacher Kathaleen Replogle, residents of the South Carthage area.
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