Charlie Hightower

Charlie Hightower, who set the 2019 indoor gold medal mark of 31 feet 10 inches at Liberty University on Dec. 22, shows off his shot-put skills.

Charlie Hightower, Halifax County’s class of 1979 track field record breaker and master shot-put thrower, set the 2019 indoor gold medal mark of 31 feet 10 inches at Liberty University on Dec. 22.

Hightower also set the silver medal mark for the 60-meter dash. He said he thanks his Father Jesus Christ the God of abundant living for his prevailing strategic trifecta that rose him above his foes that day.

Hightower said, “With our father Jesus on board all things abundant to sport living are possible for everyone that strives for better testimony hallelujah amen.” (II Timothy 2:5).