Midway News

By DELIE SHEPARD,

Every vote counts!

There will be a runoff between Mike Espy and Cindy Hyde Smith on November 27th. Each person is asked to go to their precinct and vote for the candidate of their choice. Remember every vote counts. The courthouse will be open for absentee voting on November 24th from 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.

Congratulations to Scott Central football team who won their game against South Delta High School last Friday Night. The score was 34-0.  Midway is proud of all of its coaches especially of, Deacon Tevin Nickols and some players from the community, Dejerrious Black and Zaharrie Kincaid. 

Scott Central football team will be playing Eupora High School this Friday Night at Eupora. The game will start at 7:00 p.m. Please support the team by filling up the bleachers, showing your support of Scott Central Football Team.

Midway M. B. Church Choir Celebration will be held during regular service on next Sunday.  Following the services everyone is invited to a traditional Thanksgiving meal. 

Remember the Peavy family in your prayers. Willie Peavy was carried to the hospital on last Monday week by the paramedics.  He spent several days in the Critical Care Unit at St. Dominic Hospital.  He was diagnosed with having a heart attack.  Please remember his wife Violet and his children in your prayers.

Cora Bell Odom Peavy spent a night in the hospital.  Remember her and her husband Willie Cleveland Peavy in your prayers.

Sympathy to the Washington family in the passing of Frederick Washington. He was memorialized on last Saturday at Mapp Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Sheldon Thomas offered prayer and delivered the eulogy.  Mrs. Maxine O. Gilmore was Mistress of Ceremony. 

You may reach me: Delie Shepard 601-507-0992; email: dshep10399@bellsouth.net.