Good News

James Weaver of North Gaston High School won an individual 3A state championship in the 150lb weight class, while Bentley Sly of Stuart W. Cramer High School won a championship in the 132lb weight class.

Ashbrook High School's Mahogany Spikes won the girls' 500-meter race, while senior Camryn Masey set a new 3A girls' shot put record with a throw of 45 feet, 6.25 inches at the 3A state indoor track and field competition.

At Bessemer City Primary, more than 60 family members and students joined with Bessemer City High School football players to play football and math games at the “Math Super Bowl.”