Core Ensemble to present dramatic program at UMO

Core Ensemble to present dramatic program at UMO

MOUNT OLIVE — On Tuesday, Sept. 19, the University of Mount Olive will host Core Ensemble in a musical and dramatic program on legendary Latin A...

September 9th, 2017 |  


School days return

School days return

Butler Avenue second grade student Isaiah Copeland walks in to school Monday morning, eager to begin a new school year.Once kids arrived at school Mon...

September 3rd, 2017 |  


Dementia, notes to remember

Dementia, notes to remember

Editor’s note: We begin a new column today by Lesia Henderson.Henderson has lived in Sampson County all her life. She has been married 40 years ...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


Garland Center recognizes Senior Center Month

Garland Center recognizes Senior Center Month

Greetings to all. What a nice, cool and breezy day it is here in the Garland area as I write this column. As we enjoy this nice weather, let us not fo...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


UMO to host jazz musicians

UMO to host jazz musicians

MOUNT OLIVE — Inga Swearingen, a California-based jazz vocalist, will hold a concert at the University of Mount Olive on Thursday, Sept. 7. The ...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


NC author’s Jigsaw sequel finding favor with fans, new readers.

NC author’s Jigsaw sequel finding favor with fans, new readers.

Internationally published author Ted Miller Brogden has released a sequel to his 2010 novel “Jigsaw,” and it is, the author said, already ...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


Cooking for crowds

Cooking for crowds

Food fundraisers, church potlucks, and other food gatherings are great methods to get people together for some fun and fellowship. These types of even...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


What’s cookin’

Clinton City SchoolsMonday, Sept. 4No School-HolidayTuesday, Sept. 5Beef A Roni w/RollCorn DogGreen BeansCornBaked ApplesMilkWednesday, Sept. 6Chicken...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


Celebrating you!

BirthdaysSept. 3Carolyn BennettKaren CarterGwendolyn HenryWilbert L. Kemp Jr.Rebecca LewisBrent PopeKathryn ScarboroAnnie Grace WilliamsSept. 4Willie ...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


Celebrate the foundation of America

There are two documents of paramount importance to American history: the Declaration of Independence, which forged our national identity, and the Unit...

August 26th, 2017 |