Vision in Roseborotaking rootand blooming

Roseboro may be a small town but its heart is as vast as the vision its community leaders have shown over the past few years, a vision that has helped...

August 30th, 2015 |  


The real comfort food

The real comfort food

You and your family are driving down the interstate. It’s mealtime and your crowd is hungry, not just for fast food, but a meal. You know where ...

August 30th, 2015 |  


‘Sliced bread’ matures

‘Sliced bread’ matures

I have seen some pretty impressive young racecar drivers in my time around the sport. Some are household names, others not so much.I once saw a 14-yea...

August 26th, 2015 updated: August 26th, 2015. |  


Tim’s Gift is offeringcommunity great things

Editor:I am so proud to be a part of the exciting work that’s going on at Tim’s Gift.There are several things that causes me to have this ...

August 25th, 2015 |  


School busdrivers makeimpact, too

School bus drivers make a positive impact on our children.They usually are in the background, quietly doing their job without bringing much attention ...

August 25th, 2015 |  


Numbers don’ttell SCC’ssuccess story

Enrollment numbers might be down a little bit at Sampson Community College this fall, but that certainly should not — and in our view does not &...

August 20th, 2015 |  


Sampson’s Sheriff Thornton

Sheriff Jimmy Thornton calls it poison, and he is adamant that he and his officers will not rest until the tidal wave of meth that keeps rolling into ...

August 19th, 2015 |  


Sampson Regional offers impeccable care, great compassion

Sampson Regional offers impeccable care, great compassion

No one likes to be sick, and Lord knows no one wants to be admitted to the hospital, but there are times when one or both have to happen.It’s ni...

August 18th, 2015 |  


Give the gift of life – donate blood to Sampson Regional

Sampson Regional Medical Center needs you, or more specifically your blood, to help the hospital over the hump of yet another critical shortage, most ...

August 18th, 2015 |  


A challenge to classroom teachers

A challenge to classroom teachers

As the summer break comes to an end and our teachers prepare to transition back to the all-important business of teaching and learning, I would like t...

August 16th, 2015 |