BLAIR CHERRY

As part of the “Share the Story” project, biographies of the 45 individuals who were chosen as one of the “History Makers of the High Plains” by the“Amarillo Globe News” in 2000, and who are buried at Llano Cemetery, are being published individually in the Llano Messenger. Blair Cherry put Amarillo on the map in the 1930s when he led Amarillo high to three straight football championships in 1934, 1935 and 1936. Amarillo High became the first program in state history to win three straig...