Harrells Community Day coming soon

Harrells Community Day coming soon

HARRELLS — For 49 years, community members showed their support to volunteer fire fighters during one of the biggest celebrations in town.That t...

September 11th, 2017 |  


Sampson 4-H urges participation in State Fair

Sampson 4-H urges participation in State Fair

With the 150th anniversary of the state fair a month away, Sampson County 4-H leaders are encouraging youths to have their work seen by thousands of p...

September 11th, 2017 |  


Sampson students make significant gains on state tests for 2016-17

Sampson students make significant gains on state tests for 2016-17

At Clement Elementary School, Principal James Mullins was proud that teachers volunteered their time to work beyond regular hours to help struggling s...

September 9th, 2017 updated: September 9th, 2017. |  


Library prepares for fall reading session

Library prepares for fall reading session

With stories about going back to school, the holidays and yucky stuff, librarians throughout Sampson County are ready for a new fall season.The Sampso...

September 7th, 2017 |  


Museum undergoing renovations, prepping for Craft Demo Day

Museum undergoing renovations, prepping for Craft Demo Day

Next to an old furnace inside the history museum, Wayne Edwards used a screw gun to nail new wood on the floor.With the help of his father, Billy Edwa...

September 7th, 2017 updated: September 8th, 2017. |  


Newton Grove Fire Department fundraiser set for Saturday

Newton Grove Fire Department fundraiser set for Saturday

NEWTON GROVE — Firefighters from Newton Grove Fire and Rescue and supporters will fill the Sampson Agri-Exposition Center on Saturday to fellows...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Golfing in John Robert’s memory

Golfing in John Robert’s memory

At a young age, John Robert Rosario wanted to be a firefighter and a hero. Although he’s no longer here, his dreams of making a difference conti...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Godwin-Falcon Community Day set

Godwin-Falcon Community Day set

Two local towns are coming together for a fun-filled event.The Godwin-Falcon Community Day is scheduled for this Saturday, Sept. 16, at Willie J. Burn...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Sampson’s Enlighten The World closing food pantry

Sampson’s Enlighten The World closing food pantry

Pastor Thom Miles spent a portion of his day going through files and paperwork to figure out much money is left to help Sampson County’s less fo...

September 5th, 2017 |  


Tarheel ChalleNGe Academy thrives through support

Tarheel ChalleNGe Academy thrives through support

SALEMBURG — As the National Guard Youth ChalleNGe program celebrates 25 years, local and state supporters are continuing to build relationships ...

September 4th, 2017 |