Makenzi Hudson eyes the ball as she takes a swing to send it back over the net.

Midway sweeps Spring Creek

The Midway Lady Raiders volleyball team took on fellow East Central Conference foe Spring Creek this week on the court. Donning masks as part of the new COVID-19 protocols, the Lady Raiders were victorious of their foe in six straight sets in back-to-back days to run their season record to 4-0.



The need to halt

“Halt! Who goes there?” demands the sentry, manning the outpost. The guard’s duty is to protect the fort, building or camp. He has the firepower to back it up. “Halt! Don’t go any further!” And deciding to go any further would be a big mistake.



CCS’ Martin honored with ring

Deborah Hall of Sessoms Jewelry, second from left, presents a Clinton High class ring to Hollis Martin, center, honoring her as Clinton City Schools’ Teacher of the Year, something Hall and husband Gary Wayne, owners of Sessoms, do to honor the system’s top educator. Pictured with them are city Board of Education member Jeremy Edgerton and Juandalynn Freeman-Sankey, the system’s Teacher Advancement Coordinator and a former Sandhills Teacher of the Year.