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E.E. Smith Alumni Sports Hall of Fame Opens Nominations for 2025 Class


**FAYETTEVILLE, NC – May 30, 2024** – The E. E. Smith Alumni Sports Hall of Fame is thrilled to announce the opening of nominations for the 2025 class. Starting Saturday, June 1, 2024, and running through Saturday, August 10, 2024, alumni and community members are invited to submit their nominations for this prestigious honor.

The E. E. Smith Alumni Sports Hall of Fame celebrates the outstanding achievements of former student-athletes, coaches, and contributors who have significantly impacted the school’s sports legacy. By honoring these individuals, the Hall of Fame aims to preserve the rich history and traditions of E. E. Smith High School’s athletic programs, while inspiring current students to strive for excellence.

Nomination Process and Criteria

Nomination forms can be accessed and submitted through the Hall of Fame website at []( It is crucial that all sections of the form are filled out completely to ensure the nomination is considered. Nominees must meet certain criteria to be eligible for induction. These criteria include:

1. **Athletes**: Must have demonstrated exceptional skill and sportsmanship during their time at E. E. Smith High School and have graduated at least five years prior to nomination.

2. **Coaches**: Must have made significant contributions to the school’s athletic programs, leading teams to notable achievements and displaying exemplary leadership.

3. **Contributors**: Individuals who have provided substantial support or contributions to the school’s athletic programs, enhancing the overall experience for student-athletes and the community.

Only one nomination is permitted per person each year. This allows for a diverse range of nominees and ensures a fair selection process. The selection committee, comprised of former inductees, school officials, and community leaders, will review all nominations and select the inductees based on their achievements, contributions, and overall impact on E. E. Smith High School sports.

Honoring Excellence and Dedication

The E. E. Smith Alumni Sports Hall of Fame not only recognizes athletic prowess but also honors the character, dedication, and hard work of those who have represented the school with distinction. Past inductees have gone on to achieve great success in various fields, reflecting the strong foundation built during their time at E. E. Smith.

The induction ceremony for the 2025 class will be held in Spring 2025, with details to be announced later. This event will provide an opportunity for the community to come together and celebrate the legacy of E. E. Smith High School’s athletic programs and the individuals who have contributed to its storied history.

Get Involved

We encourage everyone to participate in the nomination process and recognize the excellence and dedication of our alumni. For further information, please visit []( or contact the Hall of Fame committee. You can reach John Brown at []( or call 1 (267) 625-4464.

About E. E. Smith Alumni Sports Hall of Fame

The E. E. Smith Alumni Sports Hall of Fame was established to honor the outstanding achievements of former student-athletes, coaches, and contributors who have significantly impacted the school’s sports programs. The Hall of Fame aims to preserve the history and traditions of E. E. Smith High School athletics and to inspire future generations of student-athletes to pursue excellence both on and off the field.


John Brown

E. E. Smith Alumni Sports Hall of Fame Committee

1 (267) 625-4464 


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Evening of Laughter and Excitement at Seven Horsemen Billiards



ShaDonna McPhaul  

Phone: 910 574 3346  


Fayetteville, NC – June 10, 2024

– The 7 Horsemen Billiards will host the NBA Finals Comedy Explosion on Sunday, June 23, from 8 PM to 10 PM.

📍 **Location:** 7 Horsemen Billiards, 715 West Rowan St., Fayetteville, NC

The event will be hosted by ShaDonna “The Mo You Know” McPhaul and will feature performances by Parris Knight, with Comedian Tai Griffin headlining. Griffin is known for his appearances on HBO Hip Hop Peacefest, Carnival Cruise Line, and The Comedy Zone.

“We are excited to bring this comedy experience to Fayetteville,” said ShaDonna McPhaul. “It’s going to be a night filled with laughter, great company, and the excitement of the NBA Finals.”

Tickets are available and can be purchased at [Eventbrite](

For more information, please contact ShaDonna McPhaul at 910 574 3346 or

**About Seven Horsemen Billiards:**  

Seven Horsemen Billiards is a premier entertainment venue in Fayetteville, NC, offering a variety of events and activities for the community. With a commitment to providing top-notch entertainment and a welcoming atmosphere, Seven Horsemen Billiards is the perfect destination for a night out.

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“Dr. Stephon Ferguson Unveils ‘Legacy Reloaded: A Nonviolent Awakening’ Initiative”


Fayetteville, NC – Stephon Ferguson, widely celebrated for his exceptional ability to channel the voice and spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., brings his passion and authenticity to the written word in his latest work, “Legacy Reloaded: A Nonviolent Awakening.” This compelling book, scheduled for release on May 21, 2024, promises to shed new light on the transformative power of nonviolence in shaping the course of history and its enduring significance in today’s world.

In “Legacy Reloaded,” Ferguson embarks on a profound exploration of the timeless principles of nonviolence, drawing deeply from the wisdom and teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Through vivid storytelling and insightful analysis, he illustrates how nonviolent activism has been a powerful force for positive social change throughout history and continues to be relevant in contemporary struggles for justice and equity.

Stephon Ferguson’s unique perspective is rooted in his extensive experience as a performer and speaker who has dedicated his life to preserving and promoting Dr. King’s legacy. His ability to bring Dr. King’s words to life has moved audiences worldwide, and in “Legacy Reloaded,” he channels that same energy to inspire readers through the written word. The book not only recounts historical events but also offers a thorough examination of nonviolence as a strategy for social change, urging readers to consider its applications in today’s societal challenges.

“Legacy Reloaded: A Nonviolent Awakening” is a timely and essential read for anyone seeking to understand the power of nonviolent activism. Ferguson’s eloquent prose and compelling arguments make a strong case for why the principles of nonviolence are more relevant now than ever before. The book serves as both a historical account and a call to action, encouraging individuals to engage in the ongoing struggle for a more just and equitable society.

The release of “Legacy Reloaded” comes at a crucial moment in history, as the world grapples with issues of inequality, injustice, and civil unrest. Ferguson’s work provides a beacon of hope and a guide for those committed to making a difference through peaceful means. His book is poised to inspire and empower readers from all walks of life, offering a message of unity, resilience, and the enduring power of nonviolent resistance.

Stephon Ferguson is available for interviews, panel discussions, and speaking engagements to share insights from “Legacy Reloaded” and discuss the enduring relevance of nonviolent activism in today’s world. His profound understanding of Dr. King’s philosophy and his ability to convey its importance make him a valuable voice in contemporary discussions about social justice.

Book Release Date: May 21, 2024

For more information about “Legacy Reloaded: A Nonviolent Awakening” or to schedule an interview with Stephon Ferguson, please visit

Stephon Ferguson’s “Legacy Reloaded: A Nonviolent Awakening” is more than just a book; it is a movement towards a more peaceful and just world. Join the conversation and be part of the change.

About Dr. Stephon Ferguson

Dr. Stephon Ferguson is an acclaimed performer, speaker, and advocate who has dedicated his life to preserving and promoting the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Known for his powerful renditions of Dr. King’s speeches, Ferguson has captivated audiences around the globe. Through his work, he continues to inspire new generations to embrace the principles of nonviolence and strive for a more just and equitable society.

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E.E. Smith Alumni Sports Hall of Fame to Honor New Inductees at 2024 Banquet Sponsored by Jerome Scott The Insurance Guy

**For Immediate Release**

**Fayetteville, NC – 23 May 2024** – The 2024 E.E. Smith Alumni Sports Hall of Fame Powered by Jerome Scott The Insurance Guy will hold its annual Induction Banquet on Sunday at the Crown Complex, located at 1960 Coliseum Dr, Fayetteville, NC. The event will begin at 5:00 PM.

This prestigious event celebrates the exceptional achievements of former athletes, coaches, and contributors from E.E. Smith High School. This year’s inductees are:

– William “Billy” Bristow

– Chris Corders

– Juan Corders

– Sabrina Gregory

– Edgar Farmer Jr.

– Kenneth Haywood

– James McLinnaham

– Terrence Murchison

– Vandella Wood McAdoo

– Anquell McCollum

– Wardell “Junior” Smith

– Bernard Timmons

– Lakeisha Williams

– Richard Williams

– Tillman Newkirk

Additionally, the event will honor the 1967 North Carolina State Championship Football Team and the 1968 North Carolina State Co-Championship Football Team.

**Media Contact:**  

ShaDonna “Mo” McPhaul  

(910) 574-3346  

For more information and to RSVP, please contact ShaDonna “Mo” McPhaul at the number provided above. 

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ShaDonna “Mo” McPhaul, AKA “The Mo You Know,” Named Public Relations Director of Seven Horsemen Billiards, LLC


Fayetteville, NC – April 7, 2024 – Seven Horsemen Billiards, LLC proudly announces the appointment of ShaDonna “Mo” McPhaul as the new Public Relations Director. With her extensive experience in event management and entertainment, Mo aims to elevate the nightlife scene in Fayetteville, NC, and deliver unparalleled experiences to patrons.

Mo, a Fayetteville native, brings a wealth of knowledge and enthusiasm to her new role. Known affectionately as “The Mo You Know,” she is deeply rooted in the local community and is committed to showcasing the best talent and entertainment Fayetteville has to offer.

In her new position, Mo plans to attract artists from around the world to perform at Seven Horsemen Billiards, while also highlighting the abundance of local talent. She invites promoters, producers, performers, and managers to collaborate with Seven Horsemen Billiards, LLC to bring exciting shows and performances to the venue.

“We are thrilled to welcome Mo to the Seven Horsemen Billiards family,” said Michael Hayes owner of Seven Horsemen Billiards, LLC. “Her passion for entertainment and her deep connections within the community make her the perfect fit for this role. We look forward to the exciting events and experiences she will bring to Fayetteville.”

For inquiries and partnership opportunities, please contact Seven Horsemen Billiards, LLC at  Sadie Manning or Jason Gidrey at 

About Seven Horsemen Billiards, LLC:

Seven Horsemen Billiards, LLC is a premier entertainment venue located in Fayetteville, NC. Offering a dynamic atmosphere, state-of-the-art facilities, and a diverse range of entertainment options, Seven Horsemen Billiards is the ultimate destination for nightlife enthusiasts.  

715 W Rowan Street

Fayetteville, NC 28301 


ShaDonna “Mo” McPhaul

“The Mo You Know”

(910) 574-3346 

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Month of the Military Child to be Honored at the Harlem Globetrotters Game on April 19th at the Crown Complex





Fayetteville, NC – March 20, 2024 – The Harlem Globetrotters, renowned for their incredible basketball skills and entertaining performances, are set to return to the Crown Complex on April 19th for a spectacular event. This year, the game holds special significance as it coincides with the Month of the Military Child, a time dedicated to honoring the resilience and sacrifices of military children.


Leading the efforts to highlight the “Purple Up” initiative, championed by the Military Child Education Coalition, is Crown Influencer ShaDonna “Mo” McPhaul. As a veteran and mother of a military child, McPhaul is passionate about recognizing the contributions of military families and ensuring they feel appreciated and supported.



“Fayetteville, NC is home to Fort Liberty, formerly known as Fort Bragg, the largest military installation by population,” McPhaul stated. “With a significant military presence in our community, it’s important to show our gratitude and support for our military children and their families.”


Fort Liberty serves a population of over 47,499 active-duty Soldiers, 51,564 Reserve Components and Temporary Duty students, 16,276 civilian employees and contractors, and 71,960 active-duty family members. Additionally, there are 125,278 Army retirees and family members in the area, highlighting the profound impact of the military on the local community.


“The Harlem Globetrotters returning to the Crown Complex for their world tour is a huge deal!” exclaimed McPhaul. “My goal is to help create the most entertaining side shows and the best attendance record ever. We want to involve schools, dance teams, and local influencers to ensure the best experience possible for our community!”


The event promises to be a memorable occasion, combining the excitement of the Harlem Globetrotters’ performance with heartfelt recognition of military children and their families. Attendees can look forward to an evening of fun, entertainment, and appreciation for our nation’s heroes.


For more information and to purchase tickets, visit



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Fayetteville, NC’s Dynamic DJ, Jay Clark, AKA DJ Intense, Takes Entertainment to New Heights with Nulevel Entertainment




FAYETTEVILLE, NC — March 11, 2024 


Renowned as a versatile DJ and captivating podcaster, Jay Clark, known by his stage name DJ Intense, is making waves in Fayetteville, NC, and beyond. As the driving force behind Nulevel Entertainment, DJ Intense is on a mission to bring an unmatched entertainment experience to audiences across various cities.


Known for his dynamic sets and infectious energy, DJ Intense is not confined to one location. He takes his talents city to city, ensuring that celebrations of all kinds are infused with an unforgettable vibe. From birthdays and anniversaries to lively day parties and brunches, DJ Intense is the go-to maestro for a musical journey that transcends expectations.


“Nulevel Entertainment is all about elevating the entertainment experience, and DJ Intense is at the helm of this exhilarating journey. His ability to curate diverse and engaging sets has made him a sought-after talent, leaving a lasting impression on every event he touches,” said ShaDonna “Mo” McPhaul, Public Relations Director at Nulevel Entertainment.


DJ Intense’s commitment to versatility sets him apart, catering to a wide range of events and occasions. His magnetic presence and ability to read the crowd ensure that each gathering is a unique and memorable experience.


Whether it’s a pulsating nightclub atmosphere, a sophisticated anniversary celebration, or a laid-back brunch affair, DJ Intense has the expertise to set the perfect tone for any occasion.


For those seeking an unparalleled entertainment experience, DJ Intense and Nulevel Entertainment are the dynamic duo ready to transform events into unforgettable memories. Follow DJ Intense’s journey on social media for updates on upcoming performances and podcast episodes.


For media inquiries, please contact:

Jay Clark 




About DJ Intense:

Jay Clark, professionally known as DJ Intense, is a versatile DJ and podcaster based in Fayetteville, NC. With a passion for curating diverse and engaging sets, DJ Intense travels from city to city, bringing the ultimate entertainment experience to various events. As the driving force behind Nulevel Entertainment, DJ Intense is dedicated to elevating the standard of entertainment and leaving a lasting impression on audiences worldwide.

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Fayetteville Fashion Stylist Keyon Havner Redefines Men’s Fashion with Suited 2 Serve

Suited 2 Serve, the brainchild of Fayetteville’s very own fashion maven Keyon Havner, is set to revolutionize the world of men’s fashion. With a keen eye for style and a passion for empowering men through grooming and makeovers, Keyon is ready to unveil Suited 2 Serve’s latest venture – a mobile and global platform aimed at transforming the way men approach fashion. has long been a hub for men seeking to enhance their style and boost their confidence. Now, with the launch of their mobile and global initiative, Keyon Havner is taking his expertise to new heights, reaching military men transitioning from service and men looking to reinvent their personal style across the globe.


Keyon Havner’s journey began with a simple yet powerful vision: to empower men through fashion. With years of experience in the fashion industry and a deep understanding of the transformative power of style, Keyon has honed his craft to perfection. His unique approach combines expert grooming techniques with personalized makeovers, ensuring that each client not only looks their best but feels it too.


“For too long, men’s fashion has been overlooked and underserved,” says Keyon Havner, founder of Suited 2 Serve. “With Suited 2 Serve, we’re changing that. We’re not just about clothes; we’re about confidence, empowerment, and self-expression. Our mission is to help men look and feel their absolute best, no matter where they are in the world.”


Suited 2 Serve’s mobile and global platform will provide men with access to Keyon’s unparalleled expertise from anywhere, at any time. Through virtual consultations, personalized styling sessions, and curated collections, Suited 2 Serve is bringing the world of men’s fashion directly to its customers’ fingertips.


But Suited 2 Serve is more than just a fashion service; it’s a community. With a focus on inclusivity, diversity, and empowerment, Suited 2 Serve is dedicated to helping men from all walks of life embrace their unique style and celebrate their individuality.


“Our goal is to inspire confidence and elevate lives through fashion,” says Keyon. “Whether you’re a military man transitioning to civilian life or someone simply looking to refresh your look, Suited 2 Serve is here to help you look and feel your best, inside and out.”


As Suited 2 Serve goes mobile and global, Keyon Havner invites men everywhere to join him on this journey of self-discovery and style transformation. With as their virtual headquarters, men can now embark on their style evolution with confidence and ease.


For more information about Suited 2 Serve and to book your personalized styling session, visit


About Suited 2 Serve: Suited 2 Serve is a premier men’s fashion platform founded by Fayetteville fashion stylist Keyon Havner. With a focus on grooming, makeovers, and personal empowerment, Suited 2 Serve is dedicated to helping men worldwide embrace their unique style and celebrate their individuality. Through virtual consultations, personalized styling sessions, and curated collections, Suited 2 Serve is redefining the world of men’s fashion, one client at a time. For more information, visit

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Luxury Auto Detailing & Restoration Embarks on a Luxurious Journey with “Mo Knows Love & Money” Podcast Partnership


March 5, 2024

Hope Mills, NC- Luxury Auto Detailing & Restoration Company proudly announces a strategic partnership with “Mo Knows Love & Money” podcast, a dynamic platform curated by ShaDonna “Mo” McPhaul. This collaboration is set to redefine automotive luxury and enhance the podcast experience for enthusiasts worldwide.

As a key sponsor of “Mo Knows Love & Money,” Luxury Auto Detailing & Restoration Company is committed to elevating the standards of automotive care. This partnership aligns seamlessly with the company’s dedication to delivering unparalleled detailing and restoration services, bringing a touch of opulence to every vehicle.

ShaDonna “Mo” McPhaul expressed excitement about this collaboration, stating, “We’re thrilled to welcome Luxury Auto Detailing & Restoration as a valued partner. Their commitment to excellence perfectly aligns with our mission to provide quality content and experiences for our audience.”

The partnership will feature exclusive offers and promotions for podcast listeners, highlighting the synergy between luxury automotive care and financial empowerment. Listeners can anticipate a fusion of insightful content and premium automotive experiences as a result of this collaboration.

Luxury Auto Detailing & Restoration Company’s owner John Goodman remarked, “This partnership with ‘Mo Knows Love & Money’ represents a natural alignment of values. We’re eager to bring our expertise in auto detailing and restoration to the podcast’s audience, creating a unique blend of luxury and financial wisdom.”

As part of the collaboration, Luxury Auto Detailing & Restoration Company will actively participate in episodes, sharing insights into the world of automotive care and restoration. Additionally, the partnership will extend to special events, providing listeners with exclusive opportunities to engage with the brand.

For more information about this partnership and to stay updated on exclusive offers, visit Luxury Auto Detailing & Restoration 

Company’ s website  and follow “Mo Knows Love & Money” podcast on all major platforms and social media platforms. 

About Luxury Auto Detailing & Restoration Company:

Luxury Auto Detailing & Restoration Company is a Hope Mills, NC based company specializing in top-tier auto detailing and restoration services. With a passion for excellence, the company has established itself as a leader in the luxury automotive care industry.

About “Mo Knows Love & Money” Podcast:

“Mo Knows Love & Money” is a podcast hosted by ShaDonna “Mo” McPhaul dedicated to providing valuable insights into personal finance, relationships, and luxury living. The podcast aims to inspire and educate listeners on achieving financial success while embracing a life of luxury.

Press Contact:

Auto Detailing & Restoration Company

ShaDonna “Mo” McPhaul

Brand Ambassador

910 574 3346

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Fashion Stylist Keyon Havner Launches Suited to Services, Redefining Men’s Fashion in Fayetteville, NC


FAYETTEVILLE, NC – March 7, 2024 

Fayetteville proudly welcomes a trailblazer in the world of men’s fashion – Keyon Havner, a fashion stylist with roots deeply embedded in the heart of North Carolina. With the launch of his company, Suited to Services, Keyon is set to revolutionize the way men approach and experience fashion.

Traditionally, men’s fashion has been perceived with limited options, but Keyon Havner is ready to challenge and transform the game. Suited to Services offers a comprehensive range of services, including personal shopping, styling sessions, and closet organization, providing men with a personalized and immersive fashion experience.

Hailing from Fayetteville, Keyon understands the local culture and aims to cater to the unique fashion needs of men in the community. His venture not only brings a fresh perspective to men’s styling but also serves as a trend-setting force, reshaping the landscape of men’s fashion in the region.

Keyon Havner’s celebrity status and keen eye for style position him as a leader in the fashion industry. Through Suited to Services, he aims to empower men with confidence and individuality, breaking free from conventional fashion norms.

As Keyon steps into the spotlight with Suited to Services, Fayetteville anticipates a new era of men’s fashion that transcends boundaries and embraces diversity.

For media inquiries, interviews, or additional information, please contact:

Keyon Havner 

(910) 978-6682