The free baseball clinic for seventh graders offered by Texas Rangers assistant hitting coach Johnny Narron, previously scheduled for Saturday, has been cancelled because of the expected inclement weather. Johnston County Schools have called off any activities at schools scheduled for Friday and Saturday. The clinic was set to be held at Smithfield-Selma High School.
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