Halloween fun in Salemburg

Halloween fun in Salemburg

SALEMBURG — The fun of Halloween arrived a little early Thursday when children marched through downtown wearing fun costumes.Students from Salem...

October 26th, 2017 |  


Helping others to fight

Helping others to fight

ROSEBORO — After overcoming a tough battle with a brain tumor, Valawaugn McCain is ready to tell her story.The local poet and writer is telling ...

October 26th, 2017 |  


School audit shows marked improvement

School audit shows marked improvement

The Sampson County Schools (SCS) Board of Education approved an audit for the previous 2016-2017 school year.The audit was recently presented by Adam ...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Garland plans Trunk-or-Treating event

GARLAND — In several days, Rotary Park will be filled with happy children and some spooky looking cars.The “Trunk or Treat” event i...

October 25th, 2017 |  


Three teachers were honored for their efforts to help children become better readers.During a Monday meeting at Plain View Elementary School for the S...

October 24th, 2017 |  


HIV program marks 30th anniversary

HIV program marks 30th anniversary

Debra Stephens fought back tears as she shared memories of drug addiction and being diagnosed with HIV.Inside the CommWell Health (CWH) of Newton Grov...

October 24th, 2017 |  


S’burg festival, parade coming Thursday

S’burg festival, parade coming Thursday

SALEMBURG — In a few days, the town will be filled with children dressed as superheroes, princesses and goblins.Salemburg Elementary’s Ann...

October 23rd, 2017 |  


SCS amends budget; includes less tech funds

SCS amends budget; includes less tech funds

Sampson County School officials are ready to approve an amendment for the district’s budget, which includes less funding for technology.Finance ...

October 23rd, 2017 |  


Early voting underway

Early voting underway

This marks the first full week of early voting for the 2017 Sampson County Municipal Election, which will see contested mayoral and commissioners race...

October 23rd, 2017 updated: October 25th, 2017. |  


Ex-employee files complaint

Ex-employee files complaint

GARLAND — A former public works employee plans to take legal action against the town and its mayor for an incident involving dogs that allegedly...

October 22nd, 2017 |