First and Thirty is a football book but it also is a book about high school life. Romances bloom, friendships grow, and foolishness is plentiful. Well, some things never change.
Carlton “Buck” Buchanan was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He graduated from Chattanooga High School. In 1976 he received a BS Degree in Business Administration from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. After graduation, he moved to Atlanta and began a business career that spanned 40 years.
On the social side, he has served as a deacon and elder in the Presbyterian Church and is a member of Rotary International. He was a certified high school coach and coached baseball for several years. He enjoys sports and traveling. Buck is married to his high school sweetheart and they have three children and four grandchildren.