HIV program marks 30th anniversary

HIV program marks 30th anniversary

Debra Stephens fought back tears as she shared memories of drug addiction and being diagnosed with HIV.Inside the CommWell Health (CWH) of Newton Grov...

October 24th, 2017 |  


S’burg festival, parade coming Thursday

S’burg festival, parade coming Thursday

SALEMBURG — In a few days, the town will be filled with children dressed as superheroes, princesses and goblins.Salemburg Elementary’s Ann...

October 23rd, 2017 |  


SCS amends budget; includes less tech funds

SCS amends budget; includes less tech funds

Sampson County School officials are ready to approve an amendment for the district’s budget, which includes less funding for technology.Finance ...

October 23rd, 2017 |  


Ex-employee files complaint

Ex-employee files complaint

GARLAND — A former public works employee plans to take legal action against the town and its mayor for an incident involving dogs that allegedly...

October 22nd, 2017 |  


County schools selected for civil rights review

County schools selected for civil rights review

Officials from Sampson County Schools are preparing for a civil rights audit from the North Carolina Department of Instruction.Ginger Stone, director ...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Blessing the Animals

Blessing the Animals

Kathleen Smithson held Lacy in her arms as she approached the Rev. Daniel Cenci, who placed his hand over the dog’s hairy head.Through CenciR...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Cultivating ag at Midway

Cultivating ag at Midway

After several years of having a successful agricultural program at Midway Middle School, the school’s officials are looking forward to providing...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Congressman hosts youth leadership conference in Clinton

Congressman hosts youth leadership conference in Clinton

Inside the Sampson County Agri-Exposition Center, Terri Boone enjoyed meeting and listening to leaders from different walks of life.The Clinton High S...

October 18th, 2017 |  


School, Highway Patrol officials urge bus safety

School, Highway Patrol officials urge bus safety

With thousands of students riding school buses throughout Sampson County, district and law enforcement officials are encouraging motorists to “S...

October 17th, 2017 |  


‘Scarecrow’ success for Master Gardeners, Extension Office

‘Scarecrow’ success for Master Gardeners, Extension Office

With creative designs, local community members enjoyed putting their imaginations to work for the “Scarecrow in the Park” contest.It was h...

October 17th, 2017 |