Ashville High School welcomes first Black head football coach

Kirakis Shepard
Kirakis Shepard(WBRC)
Published: Jun. 29, 2023 at 2:58 PM CDT|Updated: Jun. 30, 2023 at 8:12 AM CDT
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ST. CLAIR COUNTY, Ala. (WBRC) - History has been made at a school in St. Clair County.

Kirakis Shepard has been named as the first ever African American head football coach at Ashville High School. He will also become the Athletic Director for the Bulldogs.

Shepard comes to Ashville after spending one year at Pell City High School.

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