Remembering the High School Football Coaches on the 4th of July:In the past year we lost Doug Henderson and today Bill Slayton(Southeast Guilford HS) celebrates his 87th Birthday and we still have others including Marion Kirby, C.K. Siler and Dick Kemp

Posted by Andy Durham on July 4, 2018 at 12:50 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

Pretty much just like I was saying here at the site last year….We need to honor our former high school football coaches from Guilford County on this date, the Fourth of July and why????? Because their number is dwindling, with the death of Doug Henderson(Western Guilford HS) within the past year and many other of …Read the Rest…

Big Fourth of July Happy Birthday to Coach Bill Slayton(Southeast Guilford HS/Eastern Guilford HS) and we need to remember our coaches

Posted by Andy Durham on July 4, 2017 at 2:42 pm under High School | Read the First Comment

*****We need to remember our former coaches that taught and served us well….Men like Doug Henderson(Western Guilford HS), C.K. Siler(Southern Guilford HS), Marion Kirby(Page HS) and on this Fourth of July, the “Old Ball Coach”, from Southeast Guilford HS, Bill Slayton…..Don’t forget your football coaches and be sure to remember all of your coaches, from …Read the Rest…


Bill Slayton(Southeast Guilford HS/Eastern Guilford HS) to the Caldwell County Sports Hall of Fame on Monday night

Posted by Andy Durham on October 25, 2015 at 4:06 pm under High School | Comments are off for this article

Coach Slayton was inducted into the Guilford County Sports Hall of Fame back in September of this year, he had the Southeast Guilford football stadium re-dedicated in his honor this past Friday night and now on to the Caldwell County Sports Hall of Fame on Monday night….Pretty good run for the hard-charger from Granite Falls, …Read the Rest…

Interview with Coach Bill Slayton(Southeast Guilford HS/Eastern Guilford HS) on his way into the Guilford County Sports Hall of Fame

Posted by Andy Durham on June 8, 2015 at 1:44 pm under Audio, High School, Video | Comments are off for this article

Coach Bill Slayton, who coached at Southeast Guilford High School and at Eastern Guilford High School, was named today as one of the 2015 selections for the Guilford County Sports Hall of Fame…. I caught up with Coach Slayton, there at the Greensboro Coliseum and got the long-time football, baseball and golf coach’s thoughts about …Read the Rest…

Born on the Fourth of July:Let’s remember our coaches/leaders on this day

Posted by Andy Durham on July 4, 2014 at 10:51 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

A big Happy Fourth of July to everyone and a big Happy Birthday to former Southeast Guilford and Eastern Guilford coach Bill Slayton today… Born on the Fourth of July, 83 years ago today, and Coach Slayton has been a mentor to many young men and women in and around Guilford County over the years… …Read the Rest…