Wisdom from Coach Carter
By JAMIE PATTERSON
The kids were expecting a movie star, a big Hollywood actor.
They were eager for autographs, stories of movie sets.
Anxiously awaiting his arrival, the teenagers began to share stories of him as they sat alone in the room at the Triangle Cultural Center.
It’s not every day that someone famous comes to Yazoo City.
But minutes after Coach Ken Carter entered the room, he made it clear to the teenagers that he wasn’t there to talk about himself. He was there to help them make something of themselves.
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