- Bo Oates is the son of Jerry Oates and the nephew of Ted Oates
- June 1993: Bo Oates debuted as a referee in Southern Championship Wrestling..
- 1994-97: Bo Oates refereed many indies in the south..
- 1997-99: Was the promoter/booker Georgia Wrestling Alliance which emphasized old school wrestling..
- 1998: Bo Oates began managing and wrestling part time as Spanky Spitzmiller, a rip-off of Spike Dudley..
- February 1999: Bo Oates was piledriven by “Nightmare” Ted Allen before refereeing a match between Allen & Ted Oates..
- 2001: Bo Oates wrestled as Super X and lost to A.J. Steele..
- 2005: Bo Oates wrestled in Georgia Championship Wrestling under a mask as “The V”..
- 2004-05: Bo Oates was the booker for Georgia Championship Wrestling (now known as Great Championship Wrestling)..
- July 2005: Bo Oates was fired as the booker of GCW out of the blue..
- August 2005: Bo Oates did a controversial shoot interview on his dismissal from GCW..
- Bo Oates is a public school teacher in real life…
- September 29, 2007–Great Championship Wrestling: Cru Jones & Scrappy McGowan beat John Bogie & Commissioner Bo Oates..
- ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~(Referee) Scrappy McGowan wins commissionership, and Bo Oates is forced to retire..