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Texas Longhorns RB signee Derrian Brown hospitalized with undisclosed medical issue  Dallas News

A member of the Texas Longhorns' 2019 recruiting class is in the hospital.Derrian Brown, a four-star running back from Buford High School in...

Texas Football: 3-star 2020 ASU ATH commit T Lee looking Longhorns way?  Hook 'Em Headlines

Is there any that Texas football can do to add the ultra-elusive and quick three-star Georgia native athlete T Lee to the 2020 recruiting class?

Texas RB outlook for 2019: Depth is a concern, but Longhorns have potential star in Keaontay Ingram  Dallas News

Here is the outlook for the Longhorns' running backs in 2019.Key returners: Keaontay Ingram (sophomore), Daniel Young (junior), Kirk Johnson ( )

Buford buying land targeted for new football stadium  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The city of Buford is in the process of spending about $1.8 million for land officials said could be the site of a new high school football stadium.

John Ford out as Buford head football coach  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Buford has parted ways with John Ford after two seasons as the Wolves' head football coach.

Residents blast Buford school board at Monday meeting; many still left with questions

Tensions ran high at the Buford City Schools Board of Education meeting Monday night, which drew hundreds of community members.

Buford High's football game proceeds as normal, despite superintendent scandal

While many are still unhappy that Buford City Schools Superintendent Geye Hamby was not fired — one resident told the Daily Post he feels the resignation was ...

Buford superintendent search well underway; diversity council still accepting applications

The deadline to apply for the Buford City Schools Superintendent position is Thursday, while Friday will be the last day for community members to submit ...

EXCLUSIVE: Ex-Buford schools chief accused of volatile behavior  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A former schools superintendent accused of making a racist rant led his Gwinnett County district by intimidation with often irrational and volatile behavior that ...

In Buford, shaken community turns to football after racial tirade  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The glowing lights at Tom Riden Stadium offered a partial reprieve for Buford residents. This city is football hungry— the high school team a powerhouse — and ...

‘Everyone’s saying he should just quit.’ Lawsuit, racist recording are the buzz at Buford Hi  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Superintendent Geye Hamby has been named in a race-discrimination lawsuit.

Buford High School Remains the Last Team to Deliver Deshaun Watson a Blowout Loss  The Ringer

The last time Watson lost by more than one score in a game he started and finished did not come in the NFL or against Alabama while he was at Clemson.

Buford High School ranks among best in state  Gainesville Times

The Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science and Technology has been named the best high school in Georgia for another year by, and Buford High ...

No Escaping Expectations At Buford  GPB

These are unusual times at Buford High School. The Wolves will start the 2018 season not wearing the title of defending state champions. Folks in Gwinnett ...

Buford City Schools superintendent search continues; diversity councils to begin meeting next month

Buford City Schools' superintendent search committee has begun combing through applications, while the district's new Diversity and Inclusion Advisory and ...

EXCLUSIVE: Buford’s top leader — ‘My voice is on the tape’  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Buford's longtime top elected official acknowledged on Friday that his voice is on an audio recording that captured a racist rant by a second man identified as the ...

Buford, Grayson face tough matchups in “Gwinnett vs. The World” high school football showcase  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Two of the county's top teams will finally share the field Friday night at Buford, just not against one another.

Ex-Buford High coach and teacher charged with sex crimes  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A former Buford High School teacher and football coach was charged with one count of sexual battery and one count of sexual assault.

Lawsuit: Former Buford Superintendent Geye Hamby led district by 'fear and intimidation'

Former Buford City Schools Superintendent Geye Hamby, who resigned earlier this year after after audio surfaced of him allegedly spewing racist comments ...

Members, supporters of Buford's 1978 football team gather for reunion

The memories of players, coaches, cheerleaders and fans vary when it comes to the 1978 Class A football state championship game, but one thing is consistent: ...

Lawsuit accuses Buford City Schools superintendent of making racist comments

A local school superintendent who is the subject of a racial discrimination lawsuit is also being accused of making racist comments about African-Americans, ...

Who's In: LSU's 2019 signees, commits  247Sports

Here's an in-depth look at LSU's 2019 signing class with just eight days left until National Signing Day.

Buford Hall of Fame football player dies; played for Tech, Georgia  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Tyrone Sorrells, a former Georgia Tech and Georgia football player and one of the best athletes in Buford High School history, died Thursday morning after a ...

OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Numbers don't lie for Buford RB Derrian Brown  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Buford running back coach Fyrone Davis speaks highly of all of the athletes he's coached.

Texas-bound Derrian Brown delivers as Buford football's lead back  Gwinnett Prep Sports

It was easy for outsiders to notice one void Buford's football team needed to fill from its 2017 roster.

Special teams the dagger for No. 2 Buford in 23-20 state quarterfinal loss to Bainbridge  Gainesville Times

For the first time in over a decade, Buford High will not be moving on to the state football semifinals.

2018 Buford Wolves Football Preview | Sports  Gwinnett Prep Sports

A preseason look at the Buford Wolves high school football program.

Lawsuit Reveals More Details About Georgia Superintendent Who Lost $300K Salary Over Violent Rants Against Black Workers  Atlanta Black Star

The former superintendent of a Georgia school district accused of using racist language often displayed "irrational and volatile" behavior and even threatened to ...

Buford football opens region play with convincing win over Johnson-Gainesville  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Buford head football coach John Ford knew his team's challenging non-region schedule — a slate that resulted in two rare early-season losses — would pay off ...

Keeping things in house: Bryant Appling picked to take over football program at Buford High  Gainesville Times

Bryant Appling has been on the football staff at Buford since 2004.

Sexual Assault Charges Made Against Buford High Teacher

Sexual Assault Charges Made Against Teacher - Buford, GA - A former Buford High teacher turned himself in Wednesday after Gwinnett Police charged him with ...

Buford school racial recordings: town wrestles with control  WSB Radio

Buford tapes: small Gwinnett County town wrestles with broader questions after recordings of racial slurs tied to ex-schools chief.

No. 2 Buford wary of Bainbridge for AAAAA quarterfinal matchup  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Buford is wary about Bainbridge for its Class AAAAA state quarterfinal football game despite being a heavy home favorite.

Buford wins region, rolls over Clarke Central 45-3 | Sports  Gwinnett Prep Sports

BUFORD — The Wolves closed out the regular season with a 45-3 win over Clarke Central, and the Buford football program's 29th region championship on ...

All-region teams: Buford's Brown named top player in 8-AAAAA  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Here is the all-region team for 8-AAAAA, as voted by the league's coaches: Player of the year: RB D...

Meet the Longhorns: Four-star Derrian Brown overcoming surgery

Derrian Brown, running back, Buford (Ga.) Buford High School player Derrian Brown is tackled by Tucker High School player Lucius Chitty during the 2018 ...

Georgia defensive back T Lee casts Thanksgiving Day commitment to ASU  AZCentral

The ASU football program gained another future Sun Devil as T Lee of Buford High School in Buford, Ga. announced he is committed to the university.

Buford 40, Tucker 14  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Game recap: Derrian Brown led the Wolves' attack with 139 yards and three touchdowns on 22 carries and added a 32-yard touchdown reception.

This Gwinnett high school is ranked the best in Georgia, 13th in U.S.  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science and Technology has been named the best high school in Georgia for another year by Five other ...

Four Questions with Buford director of football operations Justin Johnson  Atlanta Journal Constitution

GHSF Daily is expanding its Four Questions feature this season beyond head coaches to other voices in high school football. Today's interviewee is Buford ...

Buford City Schools elementary, middle CCRPI scores second highest in state

Buford City Schools received the second highest College and Career Ready Performance Index, or CCRPI, scores for the elementary and middle school levels ...

A late transfer boosts Tom Herman’s class at Texas  Houston Chronicle

AUSTIN — For a majority of programs around the nation, the early signing period was supposed to siphon most of the drama from February's national signing ...

Deerfield Beach to open season on national television versus Buford (Ga.)  Sun Sentinel

Deerfield Beach will be playing on national television for the first time in program history. The Bucks will open the season at Georgia powerhouse Buford High ...

Johnson-Gainesville at Buford Football Preview | Sports  Gwinnett Prep Sports

A breakdown of Friday night's Johnson-Gainesville at Buford high school football game.

Buford High School principal Banks Bitterman resigns | News

Bitterman came to Buford from the Gwinnett School of Math, Science and Technology, and previously worked at Brookwood High and in Carroll County Schools.

Buford High School graduation rate well above Gwinnett County average  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Nearly every student who started at Buford High School in 2012 graduated in 2016, according to statistics from Georgia's education department.

Kell at Buford Football Preview | Sports  Gwinnett Prep Sports

A breakdown of Friday night's Kell at Buford high school football playoff game.

Georgia Sports Writers Association High School Football Rankings  Gwinnett Prep Sports

The final regular season Georgia Sports Writers Association high school football rankings.

Loganville sweeps Buford for back-to-back state championships  Gwinnett Prep Sports

ATHENS — Loganville High School baseball inserted itself back into the upper echelon of Georgia's dynastic baseball programs with its fourth state title in the ...

Buford plans to out-slug familiar foe Loganville in baseball state finals  Gwinnett Prep Sports

First-year Buford High School baseball coach Stuart Chester shook hands with Loganville head coach Jeff Segars after the Red Devils won back-to-back games ...

Buford girls track and field surges to repeat Gwinnett County title  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Buford's girls track and field team finished Saturday's opening day of the Gwinnett County Track and Field Championships with 14 points, only good enough for a ...

Gwinnett high school graduation rate up in 2018, matches state rate  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Gwinnett County's graduation rate was 81.7 percent in 2018, up from 78.1 percent in 2016. Buford High School, the only high school in Buford City Schools, had ...

Man on a mission: Nation’s No. 2 center Harry Miller has life-changing days ahead  DawgNation

Big days? More like life-changing days. Harry Miller, the nation's No. 2 center prospect for 2019, has life-changing days ahead. The likely Buford High ...

Legendary Buford High School coach resigns for Georgia State job  247Sports

One of the most successful high school football coaches in Georgia is leaving his program for the college level. Longtime Buford High School (Buford, Ga.)

Jonesboro at Buford Football Preview | Sports  Gwinnett Prep Sports

A breakdown of Friday night's Jonesboro at Buford high school football game.

Buford's Taylor Lewis chooses Jacksonville University lacrosse | Sports  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Buford High School lacrosse goalie Taylor Lewis will continue his career at Jacksonville University.

Bergen Catholic stuns Grayson 34-22 | Sports  Gwinnett Prep Sports

The No. 1 team in Georgia's highest classification lost to reigning New Jersey Non-public Group 4 champion Bergen Catholic 34-22 after falling behind 13-3 at ...

Harry Miller, Buford  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Harry Miller, Buford Position: Offensive lineman Height, weight: 6-4, 300 Class: Senior College choi...

SUPER SIX FOOTBALL: Buford offensive lineman Harry Miller has ambitions to use his platform to spread hope  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Buford's Harry Miller has been a standout football player for at least as long as he's been making annual trips to Nicaragua.

Grayson football coach defends players amid reports they protested physical practices  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Grayson head coach Christian Hunnicutt defended his football players Tuesday amid recent reports that they protested his tough practices, while Hunnicutt's ...

Buford's Mitchell commits to Brewton-Parker golf | Sports  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Buford boys golfer Wes Mitchell signed with Brewton-Parker College.

Backup quarterback Jarvis Evans leads Buford to first-round victory over Miller Grove  Gainesville Times

Buford's starting quarterback Aaron McLaughlin was unavailable for the team's first-round playoff game against Miller Grove Friday night, but that didn't seem to ...

Friday Night Chat: Football scores, updates, chat - LIVE  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The first Friday night of Georgia high school football is upon us.

Buford High bond referendum passes overwhelmingly | News

Buford voters overwhelmingly backed a bond referendum that will raise up to an additional $20 million for the new Buford High School on Tuesday.

Report: Buford High School principal resigning  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Principal Banks Bitterman will finish the school year in Buford before leaving the education world for an unspecified job in the private sector.

Buford's Anthony Grant headed to Florida State | Buford  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Bright and early in Buford on National Signing Day, Wolves senior Anthony Grant announced his college decision.

Grayson, Colquitt among 9 Georgia prep football programs ranked in top 100 - Atlanta Business Chronicle  Atlanta Business Chronicle

A recent set of rankings placed nine Georgia high school football programs in the nation's top 100.

Buford High's new principal Ed Shaddix comes from GCPS

A veteran school administrator in Gwinnett, Ed Shaddix is stepping away from the district office and this week was named principal of Buford High School.

Buford voters approve new high school  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Buford residents overwhelmingly voted this week to approve plans to build a new high school. In the special election held Tuesday, voters approved 204-12 to ...

Top 10 games of Week 3  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Bergen Catholic (N.J.) vs. Grayson When, where: 5:30 p.m..

BASEBALL: Ola's historic season ends in Elite Eight at hands of Buford  Henry Herald

Buford won 6-2 and 10-2 to advance to the Class AAAAA Final Four.

Geye Hamby: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Geye Hamby, the superintendent of schools in Buford, Georgia, has been put on leave after he was accused of using the n-word during racist rants caught on ...

Ex-teacher accused of having sexual contact with students  New York Post

A former teacher and football coach at a Georgia high school is accused of having sexual contact with two female students, police said. Brad Elliott, 37, was...

Gwinnett native Ted Roof named Appalachian State's defensive coordinator

New Appalachian State football coach Eliah Drinkwitz announced this weekend that he has hired Gwinnett native Ted Roof as his defensive coordinator.

No. 8 South Pointe (S.C.) survives Buford scare to improve to 4-0  USA TODAY High School Sports

South Pointe (Rock Hill, S.C.) quarterback Derion Kendrick passed for two touchdowns and ran for two, including the winning score in a 33-27 win Friday at ...

Former Buford (Ga.) High coach Jess Simpson named to Atlanta Falcons' staff  USA TODAY High School Sports

ATLANTA – A hugely successful former Buford High School football coach has been hired by the Atlanta Falcons. Alec McQuade of TEGNA partner 11Alive's ...

TD review, loss spoils Peach Bowl for Buford grad Christian Turner

Christian Turner raced down the Michigan sideline, Wolverine fans celebrating an apparent 46-yard touchdown three plays into Saturday's Chick-fil-A Peach ...

O-Lineman Carter Colquitt Makes The Call To Ole Miss  247Sports

Ole Miss landed the commitment of three-star Buford (Ga.) offensive lineman Carter Colquitt on Monday. Colquitt is a three-star prospect rated as the nation's No.

Remembering some notable figures in the Gwinnett area who passed away in 2018

Take a look back at some of the recognizable names that the Gwinnett County community lost in 2018.

Buford voters easily approve funding for new high school

BUFORD — By an overwhelming majority, a special election held Tuesday in Buford cleared another step to build a new high school.

Buford hires Brookwood grad, Roswell's Ford as new football coach  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Buford landed a new head football coach from a neighboring county Monday, hiring Roswell's John Ford for the vacancy created when Jess Simpson took a ...

Jess Simpson resigns as Buford's head football coach for Georgia State job  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Jess Simpson announced Friday morning that he has resigned as Buford's head football coach, opening up one of Georgia's most coveted jobs.

Getting to Know … Emily Jacquette | Sports  Gwinnett Prep Sports

A question-and-answer session with Buford girls lacrosse coach Emily Jacquette.

Buford Wolves Most Dominant Georgia HSFB Program Ever  GPB

With all due respect to the Valdosta Wildcats and their Georgia state record 24 football state championships, the Buford Wolves are the most dominant program ...

TD Roof and Buford High School seek home playoff home field advantage  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Georgia Tech commit TD Roof and Buford High School could earn home field advantage for the first round of regional playoffs in Friday night's game against ...

Buford, Grayson to host out-of-state football powers in 'Gwinnett vs. The World' event  Gwinnett Prep Sports

Buford's stadium will be the home of the “Gwinnett vs. The World” high school football showcase Aug. 31, joining Grayson in a doubleheader that was ...

2016-17 Buford Wolves Girls Basketball Preview | Buford  Gwinnett Prep Sports

A preseason look at the Buford Wolves girls basketball program.

Gwinnett's brightest students honored at STAR luncheon | News

Students from 28 public and private high schools were honored as STAR students at a luncheon provided by the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce on Friday.

12Stone celebrates Buford groundbreaking | News

The new location is on 12 acres at Buford Highway and Thompson Mill Road next to the new Buford High School. Church officials said the campus will cover ...

Buford football adds another star-studded recruiting class

Complete coverage of National Signing Day across Gwinnett County including stories, photos and much more.

Here’s how each Gwinnett school cafeteria did on its health inspection  Atlanta Journal Constitution

It's not just restaurants that have health inspections. All food *service* establishments, including schools and nursing homes, get checked regularly to see if they ...

Online ticket purchases available for Friday's high school football semifinals  Gwinnett Prep Sports

High school football fans who want to attend one of the state semifinal matchups this Friday can purchase advance tickets online thanks to GoFan's partnership ...

Every 5-star recruit in the class of 2019  247Sports

The 2019 recruiting process is heating up and the Top247 got a major overhaul this week. As a result, there was some movement in the 247Sports Composite ...

Buford Football Southeast Satellite Camp planned for June 13  Gwinnett Prep Sports

With a multitude of artificial turf fields right next to the high school, Buford looks like the ideal place for one of the popular NCAA football satellite camps.

Texas early signing period: Tom Herman pleased with 2019 class, but Longhorns aren't done recruiting  Dallas News

AUSTIN -- Texas coach Tom Herman knows that days like Wednesday, the first day of the early signing period, are in reality as successful as you...

CLINE: Buford Schools say goodbye to a pair of old pros

BUFORD — The end of the school year is always a little bittersweet. While everyone looks forward to summer vacation — students and teachers alike — there's ...

Buford ninth-graders win county wrestling title | Sports  Gwinnett Prep Sports

The Buford ninth-grade wrestling team won the county wrestling tournament Monday at North Gwinnett High School.

Buford comes back, eliminates Stockbridge in Elite Eight showdown  Gwinnett Prep Sports

The Stockbridge Tigers pulled in front of Buford for much of Friday's Class AAAAA state quarterfinal football game, but momentum shifted late.

Finalists announced for All-American Bowl Man of the Year Award  USA TODAY High School Sports

The finalists have been announced for the All-American Bowl Man of the Year award, which is presented to the nominee who distinguishes himself in community ...

Off Season Competition Sizzles For Georgia High School Football Teams  GPB

The calendar says that we are 2 months away from the start of the 2018 Georgia high school football season, but if you stopped by the Roswell Area park last ...

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