Garland commissioners search options for police home

Garland commissioners search options for police home

GARLAND — As developments for a new police department continue, commissioners are trying to decide where the station should go.During a recent m...

September 14th, 2017 |  


Smith returns to Garland board — again

Smith returns to Garland board — again

GARLAND — Ralph Smith is back on the Garland Board of Commissioners, but his return to the table was not easy and sparked a heated debate.During...

September 13th, 2017 updated: September 13th, 2017. |  


Newton Grove’s Amanda Turner honored by clerk institute

Newton Grove’s Amanda Turner honored by clerk institute

NEWTON GROVE — Amanda Turner was recently honored by Mayor Gerald Darden and the town board for her administrative accomplishments.During a Mond...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Turlington leadership position at Woodberry Forest

Turlington leadership position at Woodberry Forest

Robert N. Turlington is serving in one of the highest leadership positions at Woodberry Forest School in Woodberry Forest, Va.Turlington, a senior, is...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Just-A-Mere Garden Club has Sept. meeting

Just-A-Mere Garden Club has Sept. meeting

The Just-A-Mere Garden Club began a new club year with its Sept. 5 meeting, which was held at the home of the hostess, Betsy Williams.Mixed summer flo...

September 12th, 2017 |  


Newton Grove leaders eye town infrastructure

Newton Grove leaders eye town infrastructure

NEWTON GROVE — During a Monday meeting with his colleagues, Commissioner Cody Smith emphasized the importance of maintenance work on streets.He ...

September 12th, 2017 |  


Newton Grove leaders eyes Weeks Park upgrades

Newton Grove leaders eyes Weeks Park upgrades

NEWTON GROVE — Town officials and community members are working to make the town’s park a better place for visitors and residents who call...

September 12th, 2017 |  


Harrells Community Day coming soon

Harrells Community Day coming soon

HARRELLS — For 49 years, community members showed their support to volunteer fire fighters during one of the biggest celebrations in town.That t...

September 11th, 2017 |  


Sampson 4-H urges participation in State Fair

Sampson 4-H urges participation in State Fair

With the 150th anniversary of the state fair a month away, Sampson County 4-H leaders are encouraging youths to have their work seen by thousands of p...

September 11th, 2017 |  


Tweetsie Railroad hosts annual Ghost Train®

Tweetsie Railroad hosts annual Ghost Train®

BLOWING ROCK — It is the spookiest time of the year again at Tweetsie Railroad! The Ghost Train® will return on Friday and Saturday nights ...

September 9th, 2017 |