Byrd establishes Norman Taylor fund

C. E. Byrd High School has established the Norman Taylor Fund to help the Taylor family defray expenses related to the spinal cord injury that Norman Taylor sustained while participating as a Byrd High School football player. A sophomore starter at cornerback for the Yellow Jackets, Norman suffered a spinal cord injury during practice on Sept. 16.

Donors should make checks payable to "Byrd High School" and to note on the check that the donation is for the Norman Taylor Fund.  The  mailing address for Byrd High School is:

C. E. Byrd High School

3201 Line  Avenue

Shreveport, LA 71104

The telephone number for the school is (318) 869-2567.