County schools selected for civil rights review

County schools selected for civil rights review

Officials from Sampson County Schools are preparing for a civil rights audit from the North Carolina Department of Instruction.Ginger Stone, director ...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Blessing the Animals

Blessing the Animals

Kathleen Smithson held Lacy in her arms as she approached the Rev. Daniel Cenci, who placed his hand over the dog’s hairy head.Through CenciR...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Pretty in pink for cancer awareness

Pretty in pink for cancer awareness

The Student Government Association of Sampson Community College hosted a walk for breast cancer awareness this week. Students, faculty and staff wore ...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Cultivating ag at Midway

Cultivating ag at Midway

After several years of having a successful agricultural program at Midway Middle School, the school’s officials are looking forward to providing...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Congressman hosts youth leadership conference in Clinton

Congressman hosts youth leadership conference in Clinton

Inside the Sampson County Agri-Exposition Center, Terri Boone enjoyed meeting and listening to leaders from different walks of life.The Clinton High S...

October 18th, 2017 |  


SCC’s Cow-Sim provides hands-on training

SCC’s Cow-Sim provides hands-on training

The SCC Animal Science Department recently received a cow dystocia simulator for educational training for students in the Applied Animal Science Progr...

October 18th, 2017 |  


School, Highway Patrol officials urge bus safety

School, Highway Patrol officials urge bus safety

With thousands of students riding school buses throughout Sampson County, district and law enforcement officials are encouraging motorists to “S...

October 17th, 2017 |  


‘Scarecrow’ success for Master Gardeners, Extension Office

‘Scarecrow’ success for Master Gardeners, Extension Office

With creative designs, local community members enjoyed putting their imaginations to work for the “Scarecrow in the Park” contest.It was h...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Sampson Schools selects Linda Carr to lead federal programs

Sampson Schools selects Linda Carr to lead federal programs

After spending several years of guiding teachers and students at Union Elementary School, Linda Jewell Carr is ready for the next chapter of her caree...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Delving into local arts, crafts

Delving into local arts, crafts

Kenny Brewer and Mark Ladson cook barbecue during the Barbecue Cook-Off in Downtown Clinton.Families enjoy a car show hosted by the Ol Lightning Rods....

October 16th, 2017 |