JF Hires Lowry as Boys Basketball Coach
From Jefferson Forest H.S.:Gary Lowry has been appointed as the Boys Varsity Basketball Coach of Jefferson Forest High School. Mr. Lowry also serves as the Safety and Security Manager of Bedford County Public Schools. He has successfully coached in Bedford County for 19 years. His career began at Liberty High School in 1995 as their JV Boys Basketball Head Coach. Mr. Lowry was the Varsity Head Coach for Staunton River High School from 2004 - 2006 and returned to Liberty High School from 2007 - 2014 as the Varsity Assistant Coach. His basketball teams have had success at the District and Region levels as well as to the final four competition. Mr. Lowry resides in Bedford County with his wife of 34 years, LaWanda Lowry a retired administrator from Bedford County Public Schools. Mr. Lowry has one son, Ryan who manages a plastics plant for Exxon Mobil.