Midway community raising funds for athletic training center

Midway community raising funds for athletic training center

It’s going to be a few years before student-athletes at Midway High School enjoy a new training facility, but fundraising efforts for the projec...

December 2nd, 2017 |  


‘Simple gift’ goes a long way

‘Simple gift’ goes a long way

On Oct. 4, the Hobbton High School Art Club visited Whirligig Park in Wilson.Upon ending our tour, we were astonished. The sky scraping sculptures wer...

December 2nd, 2017 |  


Garland FD starts toy drive

Garland FD starts toy drive

GARLAND — Throughout the year, members of the Volunteer Garland Fire & Rescue Department are ready to help residents during emergency situat...

December 2nd, 2017 |  


Sampson volunteers collecting gifts for Toys for Tots campaign

As a local coordinator with Toys for Tots, Carmen Jones strongly believes that “Every Child Deserves a Toy for Christmas.”The organization...

November 30th, 2017 |  


Midway Band earns superior ratings for show

Midway Band earns superior ratings for show

NEWTON GROVE — With a show titled “Home Is Where the Heart Is,” a group of student musicians proudly brought trophies back to Sampso...

November 30th, 2017 |  


Hobbton High Students join CTE Honor Society

Hobbton High Students join CTE Honor Society

The Hobbton High School Career and Technical Education (CTE) Honor Society recently inducted 49 new members.Seniors were nominated by CTE teachers and...

November 30th, 2017 |  


GARLAND — With 2017 ending soon, community members will see new faces on the Board of Commissioners.A ceremony to welcome them is scheduled for ...

November 29th, 2017 updated: November 30th, 2017. |  


SCS’ Bracy earns regional administrative award

SCS’ Bracy earns regional administrative award

Superintendent Dr. Eric Bracy earned another accolade for his work with Sampson County Schools.He is now the Region 13 Administrator of the Year for t...

November 29th, 2017 |  


Police station moving to annex

Police station moving to annex

GARLAND — Starting in January, the town’s annex building will serve as the headquarters for the police department — an action Mayor ...

November 29th, 2017 updated: November 29th, 2017. |  


Sampson school board remembers Bass couple

Sampson school board remembers Bass couple

The passing of Mike and Vicki Bass was a tragic loss for the community. Their contributions left a void, but memories will continue forever.Some of th...

November 27th, 2017 |