Yarasheski named SCS Teacher of the Month

Yarasheski named SCS Teacher of the Month

David Yarasheski, a science teacher at Lakewood High School, was named the October Teacher of the Month for Sampson County Schools.Yarasheski shared h...

November 6th, 2015 |  


Royal Lane’s rec revamp

Royal Lane’s rec revamp

The City of Clinton has received a Parks and Recreation Trust Fund (PARTF) grant that will pay 50 percent of the price tag on a half-million dollar fa...

November 6th, 2015 |  


Continuing ‘Eagle Song’

Continuing ‘Eagle Song’

For his journey to earn the highest honor in the Boy Scout organization, Stephen Carroll is working to build a storage facility for the Midway High Sc...

November 6th, 2015 |  


County schools eye val, sal change

County schools eye val, sal change

During the majority of graduation ceremonies, the top two students usually receive the most attention. But Col. Tommy Macon would like to see more hon...

November 6th, 2015 |  


Smithfield gives to United Way

Smithfield gives to United Way

Smithfield Foods in Clinton donated a $78,583 to United Way for their 2016 pledging campaign, which included monetary gifts from employees. Smithfield...

November 5th, 2015 |  


Shakeup across Sampson

Shakeup across Sampson

The 2015 Municipal Election in Sampson brought a shakeup in town leadership that, when the votes were unofficially tallied Tuesday night, saw Roseboro...

November 5th, 2015 |  


Rezoning request yields concern, split vote

Rezoning request yields concern, split vote

Rezoning requests totaling about 50 acres off Clive Jacobs Road were met with opposition and a split vote at the recent Sampson Board of Commissioners...

November 5th, 2015 |  


New agent introduced

New agent introduced

Sampson County Cooperative Extension director Eileen Coite, left, introduces new agent Elizabeth Rowe to the Sampson Board of Commissioners earlier th...

November 5th, 2015 updated: November 5th, 2015. |  


SCC student’s drive to cross finish line

SCC student’s drive to cross finish line

Juan Vasquez has been turning a lot of heads at the campus of Sampson Community College. It’s hard not to when you pull up in a Lamborghini in a...

November 4th, 2015 |  


Five new Sampson mayors elected on crazy election night

Five new Sampson mayors elected on crazy election night

There will be a whopping five new mayors in Sampson County, as two contested incumbents for local mayoral offices were unseated and another three chal...

November 4th, 2015 updated: November 4th, 2015. |