4-Hers Compete in Third Annual Regional Chicken Show

4-Hers Compete in Third Annual Regional Chicken Show

WHITE LAKE — Last month, on May 2, the lakeside picnic shelter at the North Carolina FFA Center at White Lake was converted to a show field for ...

June 13th, 2017 |  


Preserving for future use

Preserving for future use

With the right tools and techniques, vegetables can be saved for a long time. The wrong way can lead to problems such as food poisoning from growing b...

June 12th, 2017 |  


Simple Gifts program helps student through educational journey

Simple Gifts program helps student through educational journey

After several years of hard work, Ryan Wuester recently became an alumna of Bridgewater College. Now, she’s looking forward to the next step in ...

June 10th, 2017 |  


Hobbton student honored by N.C. Bar Association

Hobbton student honored by N.C. Bar Association

Through a statewide contest, Anna-Cater Meyer was inspired to write and express her feelings about Hargrove Elementary, a school she attended before H...

June 8th, 2017 updated: June 8th, 2017. |  


Garland library reopens after interior revamp

Garland library reopens after interior revamp

GARLAND — Manager Colanda Faison is hearing a lot of good things about the brighter and roomier Miriam Lamb Memorial Library.In April, the Samps...

June 7th, 2017 updated: June 7th, 2017. |  


Wheels for achievements

Wheels for achievements

Blanca Arias smiled as she gripped the handle bars of a new bike inside Walmart.“I feel good,” said Blanca, a 7-year-old student from Hobb...

June 7th, 2017 |  


Wilmington Hammerheads visit Union for wellness fair

Wilmington Hammerheads visit Union for wellness fair

With enthusiasm and a booming voice, John Adams encouraged Union Intermediate School students as they kicked a ball to each other. On teams, they comp...

June 6th, 2017 |  


Sampson County students earn NAACP scholarships

Sampson County students earn NAACP scholarships

The Sampson County Branch of the NAACP recently awarded six scholarships to students in the area.Through donation efforts, six $500 scholarships were ...

June 6th, 2017 |  


Nurses honored by Sampson County Schools

Nurses honored by Sampson County Schools

The Sampson County Board of Education honored the school nurses at the May Board of Education meeting.National School Nurse Day was May 10. This day i...

June 5th, 2017 |  


State, worldwide slaughter protest comes to Clinton

State, worldwide slaughter protest comes to Clinton

Roxanne Kirtright stood on the corner of Railroad Street and Southeast Boulevard holding a sign with the eyes of two hogs peeping through a cage. At t...

June 5th, 2017 |