The Blessed Life

This weekend’s devotional is brought to you by Pastor Eddie Smith of Shiloh Pentecostal Holiness Church in Godwin, NC. This sermon is entitled “The Blessed Life.” Watch the devotional below.

Nick Smith gets two points on a layup during Wednesday’s game at Midway.

Clinton takes tough road win

In the nightcap on Wednesday night, the Raider and Dark Horse boys squared up for more East Central Conference basketball play. This game was tight from start to finish and, just as with the girls game earlier in the evening, one basket separated the teams as Clinton secured the 46-44 victory.


Midway’s Kris McKoy dribble penetrates from the left side during Wednesday’s game against Clinton.

Midway staves off Clinton rally

Midway and Clinton met up for the first time this season on the hardwood, taking to the court in Spivey’s Corner for some East Central Conference basketball action on Wednesday. What was looking like an impressive win for the Lady Raiders unfolded through the first three quarters before Clinton staged a late rally.



Association salutes the Black family

Monday, Feb. 1, is the first day of Black History Month 2021, which is observed annually in February, dating back 95 years to 1926. For the 95th observance of Black History Month, the founders of Black History Month, the Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH) will salute the Black family, with the theme for 2021 being, The Black Family: Representation, Identity, and Diversity.