Registration underway for July Fourth pageant

Registration underway for July Fourth pageant

NEWTON GROVE — July Fourth is coming soon and town leaders are preparing for the summertime celebration. One of the traditions is The Little Mis...

June 13th, 2017 updated: June 13th, 2017. |  


4-Hers Compete in Third Annual Regional Chicken Show

4-Hers Compete in Third Annual Regional Chicken Show

WHITE LAKE — Last month, on May 2, the lakeside picnic shelter at the North Carolina FFA Center at White Lake was converted to a show field for ...

June 13th, 2017 |  


Preserving for future use

Preserving for future use

With the right tools and techniques, vegetables can be saved for a long time. The wrong way can lead to problems such as food poisoning from growing b...

June 12th, 2017 |  


Poets to compete in annual slam at Ribeyes of Clinton

Poets to compete in annual slam at Ribeyes of Clinton

As a lover of poetry, Valawaugn McCain is looking forward to another year of providing a show for poets to express themselves through emotions and wor...

June 12th, 2017 |  


Bank donates to shelter for domestic violence victims

Bank donates to shelter for domestic violence victims

Southern Bank has presented a check to U Care, Inc. on behalf of the financial establishment.The check in the amount of $150 was donated on Friday to ...

June 10th, 2017 |  


Simple Gifts program helps student through educational journey

Simple Gifts program helps student through educational journey

After several years of hard work, Ryan Wuester recently became an alumna of Bridgewater College. Now, she’s looking forward to the next step in ...

June 10th, 2017 |  


Hobbton student honored by N.C. Bar Association

Hobbton student honored by N.C. Bar Association

Through a statewide contest, Anna-Cater Meyer was inspired to write and express her feelings about Hargrove Elementary, a school she attended before H...

June 8th, 2017 updated: June 8th, 2017. |  


Fighting for Ronald Ellis

Fighting for Ronald Ellis

For many years, Firefighter and Emergency Medical Technician Ronald Ellis has done a lot for the residents of Sampson County.Kevin Hall, chief of Rose...

June 8th, 2017 |  


Garland library reopens after interior revamp

Garland library reopens after interior revamp

GARLAND — Manager Colanda Faison is hearing a lot of good things about the brighter and roomier Miriam Lamb Memorial Library.In April, the Samps...

June 7th, 2017 updated: June 7th, 2017. |  


Wheels for achievements

Wheels for achievements

Blanca Arias smiled as she gripped the handle bars of a new bike inside Walmart.“I feel good,” said Blanca, a 7-year-old student from Hobb...

June 7th, 2017 |