The John I. Burton High School Hall of Fame is organized to maintain the rich heritage and tradition of the successful athletic/activity programs of John I. Burton High School. In addition, it will serve as a means of recognizing, preserving, and honoring the athletes, participants, coaches, and individuals who have made significant contributions to the competitive programs of John I. Burton High School.


Many individuals have been influential to the Commitment to Excellence of the Raiders Tradition through their contributions and accomplishments. The John I. Burton High School Hall of Fame is to honor the contributions of these individuals who are worthy of recognition as examples for others to emulate.

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Congratulations to the 2020 Class inductees:  Dr. P.D. Miller, David Hill, Mark Neeley and Kenny Stidham.

Click Here to see their biographies.

Congratulations to the 2021 Class Inductees:  James Anthony Caruso, Major Griffey, Al Stecker, The Honorable John Robert Stump and the 1952 Football Team.

NOTICE:  Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the induction ceremonies for the 2020 and 2021 JIBHOF Classes have been cancelled for this fall and postponed until June 2022 during Norton's Best Friend Festival.  The induction ceremony for the class of 2022 will hopefully be held in the fall of 2022.  Thank you for your understanding.