Sampson County selected for statewide art contest

Sampson County selected for statewide art contest

Two students were selected by the Sampson County Schools (SCS) Board to represent the district in the North Carolina School Board Association’s ...

November 24th, 2017 |  


Garland tree lighting set for Dec. 7

GARLAND — Community members are looking forward to a night of holiday spirit and fellowship.The 6th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony is s...

November 24th, 2017 updated: November 24th, 2017. |  


Sampson County Schools honored by Imagine Learning, DPI

Sampson County Schools honored by Imagine Learning, DPI

Schools throughout Sampson County Schools are continuing success with a digital learning program. Several schools were honored for becoming Imagine Na...

November 24th, 2017 |  


Circle of Lights set for Monday

Circle of Lights set for Monday

NEWTON GROVE — In a few days, community members will unite and remember their loved ones as Christmas lights glow in the nightThe Town of Newton...

November 24th, 2017 |  


Watson celebrates 98th birthday

Watson celebrates 98th birthday

Willie Ruth Watson’s 98th birthday was celebrated among family and friends.Her church family sang to her during their worship service and a larg...

November 24th, 2017 |  


Holiday Hope, toy drive continues for Lakewood Country Club

Holiday Hope, toy drive continues for Lakewood Country Club

SALEMBURG — With Christmas around the corner, the Lakewood County Club is working to put smiles on children’s faces during the holiday sea...

November 23rd, 2017 |  


Clement Elementary becomes Title I Distinguished School Nominee

Clement Elementary becomes Title I Distinguished School Nominee

After being honored as one of the top performing schools in the state, Clement Elementary School received another accolade Monday night.The school in ...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


UMO names Homecoming King and Queen

UMO names Homecoming King and Queen

MOUNT OLIVE — Joshua “Josh” Jennings of Hertford and Britni Johnson of Durham were named as the 2017 University of Mount Olive Homec...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Clinton Garden Club holds meeting

Clinton Garden Club holds meeting

The Clinton Garden Club met on Nov. 7 with two members presenting the program. Becky Todd presented information about invasive plants found almost eve...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Garland Mayor Winifred Murphy schedules community forums

Garland Mayor Winifred Murphy schedules community forums

GARLAND — With a goal of increasing transparency and community engagement, Mayor Winifred Murphy is ready to host a series of forums.The first w...

November 21st, 2017 |