District dedicates new track to former student, pro athlete

Lamar High School track construction plans (Source: Darlington County Schools)
Lamar High School track construction plans (Source: Darlington County Schools)

Darlington, SC - DARLINGTON COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - A Lamar athlete who has made his way into the pros is being honored Saturday for a generous donation to Lamar High School.

John Abraham, defensive end for the Atlanta Falcons, recently donated $100,000 to the Darlington County School District for the construction of a new track at Lamar High School.

The track will be dedicated to Abraham during a special ceremony at Lamar High School on Saturday at 4 p.m.

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