December Honoree:

George Williams

College and 2004 Olympic Coach

George Williams has coached 33 NCAA national champion teams, 32 Olympians (including three gold medalists) and garnered more than 100 coach-of-the-year awards.    A star in the track and field universe, his impact reaches far beyond athletics.   The Miami native graduated from St. Augustine’s University in 1965, returning in 1968 to begin a career that included working in the admissions, student activities, and alumni affairs offices. As head coach for the men’s and women’s track and field and cross country teams since 1976, he continually stresses... Read Full Bio

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The Heritage Calendar 2014

The Heritage Calendar honors men and women of all races who have contributed significantly to the lives and experiences of African Americans in the State. In addition to monthly honorees, the calendar also highlights dates of significance in North Carolina and nationally.


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