Sampson County student wins FFA creed contest, ready for national event

Sampson County student wins FFA creed contest, ready for national event

In front of more than 2,500 people, FFA student Chloe Hobbs stood in the spotlight and recited five paragraphs reflecting the beliefs of many youths t...

July 18th, 2017 |  


Alderwoman Johnson seeks another term with Harrells

Alderwoman Johnson seeks another term with Harrells

As a resident of Harrells, Kim Johnson has plans to continue her duties as an alderwoman.She filed Friday with the Sampson County Board of Elections. ...

July 17th, 2017 |  


UPLIFT academy offers new experiences

UPLIFT academy offers new experiences

NEWTON GROVE — For a few weeks in the summer, Glenn Faison enjoyed watching youth have new educational experiences.Now in its third year, the UP...

July 17th, 2017 |  


Creating her own Journey

Creating her own Journey

You can see it in her eyes, that flash of delight that signals something good has happened or is about to. You can hear the excitement in her voice wh...

July 16th, 2017 |  


New exhibition ‘Glamour on Board: Fashion from Titanic the Movie’ coming to Biltmore in 2018

New exhibition ‘Glamour on Board: Fashion from Titanic the Movie’ coming to Biltmore in 2018

ASHEVILLE — The first large-scale exhibition of fashions from “Titanic,” the Oscar-winning film that celebrates its 20th anniversary...

July 15th, 2017 |  


Girl Scouts provides girls with opportunities to take healthy risks

RALEIGH — For over the last 100 years, Girl Scouts has proven to be a safe environment for girls to take healthy risks by trying new things, get...

July 15th, 2017 |  


Sampson County Cooperative Extension to host nutritional interest meeting

Lethia Lee of Sampson County Cooperative Extension is looking forward to hosting a meeting for community members interested in nutrition.The meeting i...

July 15th, 2017 |  


Make healthy choices

Make healthy choices

Carbohydrates are an important energy source; but it’s easy to consume too much. Many carbohydrate sources have little or no nutritional value. ...

July 15th, 2017 |  


Celebrating you!

BirthdaysJuly 16Tom BestYaseer HenryTiere HerringRhonda JohnsonJack Ray JonesLisa KingAmanda OatesKimberly ParkerLaurie RoderickJanet SuttonCarolyn Tr...

July 15th, 2017 |  


UMO students take European trip of a lifetime

UMO students take European trip of a lifetime

MOUNT OLIVE — Twenty University of Mount Olive students recently visited London, Paris, and Rome. Vice President for Student Affairs Dan Sulliva...

July 15th, 2017 |