Forever Dabbin’ 4 DaeDae Toy Drive underway in Sampson

Forever Dabbin’ 4 DaeDae Toy Drive underway in Sampson

ROSEBORO — In March, the community and students at Roseboro Elementary School honored Ryan “DaeDae” Oates after he passed away, leav...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Midway High selected for light replacement, energy project

Midway High selected for light replacement, energy project

Sampson County School officials are moving forward with a project to replace lights at Midway High School to help save money.Mark Hammond, executive d...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Sampson students compete in Cupcake Wars, Shark Tank competition

Sampson students compete in Cupcake Wars, Shark Tank competition

SALEMBURG — Business partners Caegan Jackson and Mason Lockamy were a little nervous while presenting their idea to sharks — local busines...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Holiday tree lighting ceremony brings Garland community together

Holiday tree lighting ceremony brings Garland community together

GARLAND — After children sung Christmas carols at Rotary Park, a fire truck with lights and sirens blazing captured their attention as it rumble...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Sampson Elementary students engage in computer coding

Sampson Elementary students engage in computer coding

DUNN — With his eyes glued to computer screen, fourth-grader Wilson Mayo had fun learning how the electronic device in his hand actually worked....

December 8th, 2017 |  


Johnson selected as Midway Middle band director

Johnson selected as Midway Middle band director

With the first half of the school year ending, Meredith Johnson is looking forward to continuing her journey as the leader of Midway Middle SchoolR...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Sampson-Clinton Public Library to host Toddler program

Toddlers often play with their food and branches throughout the Sampson-Clinton Public Library are ready to turn that curiosity into a learning proces...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Mayor begins forums designed to get citizen input

Mayor begins forums designed to get citizen input

GARLAND — Mayor Winifred Murphy kicked off a series of forum Tuesday afternoon with a mission of moving the town forward.During the daytime sess...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Sampson, Duplin Extension to host Mushroom workshop

Sampson, Duplin Extension to host Mushroom workshop

Agents from Sampson County and Duplin County Cooperative Extension are teaming up to bring a mushroom workshop to the public.The “Growing Shiita...

December 5th, 2017 |  


An Avenue of Pecans

An Avenue of Pecans

Eddie Faircloth strolled through an orchard of pecan trees as he looked off in the distance, surveying his crop. The majority are rooted in the earth,...

December 5th, 2017 |