Dementia, notes to remember

Dementia, notes to remember

Alzheimer’s has become such a common word, a word that people do not like to hear; however no matter how much we dread that word it is ever pres...

September 9th, 2017 |  


DAR begins preparations for the nation’s 250th anniversary celebration

SAMPSON COUNTY – As the city of Clinton prepares to celebrate Constitution Week, the Richard Clinton DAR Chapter is pleased to announce that pla...

September 9th, 2017 |  


Award-winning cellist to perform in Wilmington

Award-winning cellist to perform in Wilmington

WILMINGTON — The Wilmington Symphony Orchestra is pleased to welcome cellist Ifetayo Ali to the opening night stage on Sept. 16, 7:30 p.m. at Wi...

September 9th, 2017 |  


UMO Barrow lectures set for Sept. 12-13

MOUNT OLIVE — The Barrow Center for Faith and Life at the University of Mount Olive is set to present two lectures on the theme of “Loving...

September 9th, 2017 |  


Celebrating you!

BirthdaysSept. 10Milley BrewingtonCatherine FloydMicheal MurphreyLois SandySept. 11Jackie JordanEllen MurphyRay SoutherlandKelli WeeksSept. 12Josephin...

September 9th, 2017 |  


The importance of protein meals for seniors

The importance of protein meals for seniors

Eating protein at all three meals instead of just at dinner might help seniors preserve physical strength as we age physical strength, new research su...

September 9th, 2017 |  


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 |