Donald Stewart and the Tough Act He Followed

In our last edition we covered Ray Hadaway, member of Buford High School’s first football team. This issue’s article is about another Buford native, Donald Stewart, and his contribution to Buford history as a member of the 1946 Buford High Wolves football team. 17 year old Donald played half back and defensive back that season.… READ MORE

Coming Home for Celeste Allen Shadburn Moon

Celeste Shadburn was born in April, 1898 to parents Wyle Burl Shadburn (“WB”) and AliceKate Catherine Allen Shadburn (“Kate”). She was the middle child of three, but her younger brother Bruce died at the age of eleven. Afforded a life of luxury, she grew up on the garden estate of Stonehedge, trained classically for opera,… READ MORE

Folklore: A Key to Cultural Understanding

Folklore: A Key to Cultural Understanding

Folktales have enchanted people for centuries. History books are filled with the names, dates and events that have shaped our world. It is folklore, however, which remembers the hopes, fears, dreams and details of everyday lives. On Friday, September 16, Buford Elementary School hosted its annual Folktale Hero celebration. These well-known stories tell us how… READ MORE