Plans for two-day fair in Garland now announced

Plans for two-day fair in Garland now announced

GARLAND — Town officials are now accepting entries for one of the biggest events of the year.The Fourth Annual Garland Community Fair is schedul...

August 25th, 2017 |  


Donation made by Firehouse Subs

Donation made by Firehouse Subs

High schools and middle schools throughout Sampson County are now safer because of new life-saving equipment.Sampson County schools recently announced...

August 24th, 2017 |  


SCC on the road again

SCC on the road again

Sampson Community College recently marked another graduation for its Truck Driver Training program. Pictured, from left, are: front row- Christopher H...

August 24th, 2017 |  


Church nutrition program continues mission at Mt. Zion

Church nutrition program continues mission at Mt. Zion

MAGNOLIA — The Rev. Jimmy Melvin is making better choices when it comes to his health. One decision he made with his wife, the Rev. Janet Melvin...

August 23rd, 2017 |  


Back to the classroom

Back to the classroom

ROSEBORO — Third-grade math teacher Roshika Boone returned to her Roseboro Elementary School classroom Thursday morning. The days of the summer ...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Church hosting outreach event at Newkirk Park

A local church is looking forward to seeing Newkirk Park filled with community members having fun and sharing their love of Jesus.Mt. Pleasant Baptist...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Three Decades of Service

Three Decades of Service

Sampson Community College recently recognized three employees for their dedicated service over the past three decades, and in some cases, even longer ...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Lakewood grad Sunisha Norris ready to help disabled

Lakewood grad Sunisha Norris ready to help disabled

With a goal of helping people with disabilities, Sunisha Norris is looking forward to the future.Norris recently graduated from N.C. A&T with a ma...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Sampson board to approve $71M budget, capital projects

Sampson board to approve $71M budget, capital projects

In several days, the Sampson County Schools Board of Education will approve funding of more than $71.74 million to run the district through June 30, 2...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Old bridge replacement begins Monday

Transportation officials recently announced that three bridges going into Cumberland County are being replaced.Work on a 44-year-old bridge on Maxwell...

August 15th, 2017 |