SCS facing $1.3 million in state cuts

SCS facing $1.3 million in state cuts

Officials from Sampson County Schools are getting closer to approving a budget for next year’s school operations.Superintendent Dr. Eric Bracy a...

August 10th, 2017 |  


Consolidation of agencies mulled

Consolidation of agencies mulled

In an effort to save money, Sampson County government leaders will consider consolidation of human service agencies under the county umbrella, as well...

August 10th, 2017 |  


League sees success, looks for expansion

League sees success, looks for expansion

GARLAND — As more youngsters continue to enjoy softball in Garland, leauge officials are searching for older adults to join in on the fun too.Wa...

August 10th, 2017 |  


A gift of gratitude

A gift of gratitude

Local schools are just three weeks away from starting another year, and many parents are already beginning to stress about purchasing those much-neede...

August 10th, 2017 updated: August 10th, 2017. |  


Seussical preps for opening weekend

Seussical preps for opening weekend

In one short week at the Sampson Community Thearter, “Seussical” will open on Friday, Aug. 18, at 7:30 p.m. for the first of 12 performanc...

August 10th, 2017 |  


Hobbton track bids sought

Hobbton track bids sought

Officials from Sampson County Schools are continuing to make strides with the construction of the track project at Hobbton High School.It was recently...

August 9th, 2017 |  


Chief swears in; commissioner resigns

Chief swears in; commissioner resigns

GARLAND — As the new chief for the Garland’s police unit, Ronald Matthews doesn’t have everything he needs, such as radio communicat...

August 9th, 2017 updated: August 9th, 2017. |  


Tarheel project on hold

Tarheel project on hold

Tarheel ChalleNGe Academy officials have $700,000 in state money and design plans to improve the Salemburg location with the addition of a multipurpos...

August 8th, 2017 |  


County board mulls school projects

County board mulls school projects

A new school year is coming up and leaders from Sampson County Schools are considering several projects to provide better buildings for students.The n...

August 8th, 2017 |  


Roseboro Elementary continues kindergarten prep for parents

Roseboro Elementary continues kindergarten prep for parents

ROSEBORO — In a couple of weeks, Megan Strickland will watch her son Wallace begin his kindergarten year.She got a head start on his experience ...

August 8th, 2017 |