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Henderson City High School, 1955 to 1963

All-Time Kentucky High School Scorers
City High Facts
Henderson City High Basketball With Game Scores1955-56
The Game-Henderson All-Stars vs the Harlem Magicians, April 1961
1955 KHSAA State Football Champions & Game Scores
1956 Henderson City High Baseball
1956 Henderson City High Track
Barret Manual and Henderson City High Coaches 1952-1971
Coach Don Shelton-1928- 2011
1955-56 City High Basketball team, Players Profiles
1956 West All-Star Team
Pascal Benson, All-State-Football, Basketball, baseball
Tommy Glover, high school All-American
1959 KHSAA State Football Champions
1959 Football State Champions Reunion
1959-60 Henderson City High School Basketball
1959-60 Henderson City High School Basketball Queen
1959-60 Henderson City High School Homecoming Queen
1959-60 Henderson City High Cheerleaders
1960-61 Henderson City High School Basketball
1960-61 Henderson City High School Football
1960-61 Henderson City High Cheerleaders
1960-61 Henderson City High Basketball Queen
1960-61 Henderson City High Homecoming Queen
Link to Class of 1963
City High Class Presidents, 1956-1963
All Henderson High Schools Basketball Scoring records
All-State-Regional-District-Honors from 1953 to 1957
All-State, All-American High School Basketball teams 1955-56
All-Time Kentucky High School Scorers
National High School 100 point games
Barret basketball 1954-55
Barret basketball Scores-game by game 1954-55
Barret baseball 1955
1954-55 Barret Manual High School Cheerleaders
William Spoehr & the 1916 Barret Basketball champions
Closed Henderson Schools & Kentucky School Consolidations
Photos of old Henderson Schools
Barret High & City High Fight Songs
100 points records and Mr. Kentucky basketball winners
"King" Kelly Coleman and the Wayland Wasps
Kentucky State Basketball Tournament Records
Link to 1957, 6th Grade Jefferson Elementary
Lex's pick of best of Kentucky Athletes/Entertainers
All-time Barret/Henderson City High Basketball Team
Contacts with Classmates
Links to other web-sites


1. Kelly Coleman (Wayland) 1953-1956: 4,337

2. Charlie Osborne (Flat Gap) 1953-1956: 3,647

3. Harry Todd (Earlington) 1955-1958: 3,567

4. Chris Harrison (Tollesboro) 1987-1991: 3,542

5. Ronnie Lyons (Mason County) 1967-1970: 3,394

6. Charles Thomas (Harlan) 1990-1995: 3,365

7. Clem Haskins (Taylor County) 1959-1962: 3,325

8. Fred Hale (Williamstown) 1969 - 1973: 3,233

9. Ervin Stepp (Phelps) 1977-1980: 3,228

10. Manual Forrest (Moore) 1977-1981: 3,226

11. Tim Stephens (McCreary County) 1973-1976: 3,211

12. Todd Conley (Elkhorn City) 1991-1994: 3,202

13. Talbert Turner (Pendleton County) 1980-1984: 3,183

14. Bert Green (Olive Hill) 1956-1959: 3,172

15. Darel Carrier (Bristow) 1957-1960: 3,148

16. J.J. Hylton (Belfry) 1990-1993: 3,140

17. Corky Withrow (Central City) 1953-1956: 3,136

18. J.R. VanHoose (Paintsville) 1994-1998: 3,097

19. Rich Hendrick (Bristow) 1957-1960: 3,077

20. Larry A. Gritton (Oneida Baptist) 1989-1993: 3,058

21. Ty Rogers (Lyon County) 1998-2004: 3,045

22. Ray Harper (Bremen) 1977-1980: 3,033

23. Tim Couch (Leslie County) 1991-1996: 3,023

24. Keith Blackburn (Eminence) 1989-1993: 3,016

25. Julius Berry (Lexington Dunbar) 1954-1957: 3,000

This web-site is dedicated to the Barret Manual &
Henderson City High Sports teams from 1954-1963.
Especially the Henderson City High 1955-56 sports teams
that had so many great gifted student/athletes.  

Property of
, TM, , 2008, 2009, 2010  

The contents of this web site are intended to be used

only for the educational  value and entertainment enjoyment.

An alumni of Henderson City High School stated to me:

"Once a Flashman, always a Flashman".  

Truer words have never been spoken.

Many thanks to the people listed below for their contributions.
Jim Adams (HHS '59),
Elaine Benson (HNHS: '59),
Pascal Benson (HHS '56) 
Don Gish (BMTHS '55),
Glenda Alexander Guess (HHS '57),
Shirley Hagan (HHS '56),
Billy Haynes (HHS '59),
Sonda Keach Nolan (HHS '56),
Dr. Fred Schuette (HHS '56),
Sammy Joe Shelton (HHS '56),
Bud Bayard Walters (HHS '59),
Coach T. L. Plain


all artwork/photos are the property of SAR2 CREATIONS of Nevada,

, TM, , 2007, 2008, 2009. 2010,

Please contact webmaster for any use of artwork or photographs.

All photographs used are public-domain,

there are no violations of copyright laws

or Hippa Laws of Privacy.

Shelby A. (Lex) Riggs II

Please note that all photographs were sent in by former students of Henderson City High School. They have all been edited, corrected & cleaned up as well as they possibly could. If you are displeased with a photo, simply scan the photo that you want replaced and I will be more than happy to replace it.
Thanks for your support,
Lex Riggs, webmaster