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Burke Co. Sports Hall of Fame

Wayne Owens’ legacy helping local youth to carry on

Former Valdese Community Center sports director to be enshrined


Sports Editor, THE PAPER

Posted 3/25/23

Wayne Owens and his wife, Eula, never had children of their own.Instead, they shaped entire generations of youngsters growing up in central Burke County for 30-plus years.Wayne Owens began working at …

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