Local Treasures:Talking to Coach Bill Slayton(Southeast Guilford HS/Eastern Guilford HS) celebrating his 90th Birthday, Today on the Fourth of July

He was a local high school coach for around 36 years, and he coached the Southeast Guilford Falcons to the 1969 NCHSAA 3-A State Baseball Title…He took over a winless Southeast Guilford Falcons football team, and had them in the 3-A State Semifinals in just five years… They called him, and still to this day,… Continue reading Local Treasures:Talking to Coach Bill Slayton(Southeast Guilford HS/Eastern Guilford HS) celebrating his 90th Birthday, Today on the Fourth of July

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

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… Continue reading 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