Extension to host dried fruit, leather roll-up workshop

Extension to host dried fruit, leather roll-up workshop

The North Carolina Cooperative Extension is wrapping up its Food Preservation series with a session focused on dehydration and fruits.The session is s...

August 7th, 2017 |  


‘Pave it Forward’ underway at Lakewood High

‘Pave it Forward’ underway at Lakewood High

SALEMBURG — Caitlin Ivey has a lot of good memories from Lakewood High School. One of many is addressing the Class of 2017 as the valedictorian....

August 7th, 2017 |  


A stroke of faith

A stroke of faith

Customers from Clinton no longer have to travel all the way to Wallace in order to buy a custom-made framed piece of art from Hope Smith because what ...

August 6th, 2017 |  


Girl Scouts add over 20 STEM and outdoor badges

RALEIGH — The voters have spoken and according to the Girl Scout Research Institute, 81 percent of American voters believe preparing girls for l...

August 5th, 2017 |  


Upcoming events at the Garland Senior Center

Upcoming events at the Garland Senior Center

This is the day that the Lord has made, let us rejoice and be glad in it! I enjoyed seeing my article in the paper last Sunday. I hope you all did too...

August 5th, 2017 |  


Food preservation — dehydration

Food preservation — dehydration

Are you interested in preserving foods in a way other than freezing or canning? Do you have more herbs than you know what to do with? Trying to find a...

August 5th, 2017 |  


New walking trails open at Bentonville Battlefield

FOUR OAKS — Thousands of Union and Confederate soldiers battled back and forth across the woods and fields of the Willis Cole Plantation March 1...

August 5th, 2017 |  


Celebrating you!

Celebrating you!

BirthdaysAug. 6Rusty BoyetteFrancie GaskinsCathy NewCynthia ScarponeAug. 7Roy CartretteElizabeth JacksonDustin McCullenMattie Cheek MurphyAug. 8Max Be...

August 5th, 2017 |  


Local students take home medals from 4-H Congress event

Local students take home medals from 4-H Congress event

A group of local youths represented Sampson County during the annual 4-H Congress competition at N.C. State University in Raleigh. They were proud to ...

August 4th, 2017 updated: August 4th, 2017. |  


Law allows for bus cameras

Law allows for bus cameras

With the signature of Gov. Roy Cooper on a new law to protect students on buses, school officials are hoping unruly drivers think twice of ignoring th...

August 4th, 2017 updated: August 4th, 2017. |