Turkey awaits study from N.C. Rural Water Association

TURKEY — During a recent meeting for the town’s board of commissioners, it was reported that a free study on water rates is coming later t...

January 20th, 2018 |  


Extension hosting Mediterranean health courses

Extension hosting Mediterranean health courses

The Sampson County Center for Cooperative Extension is hosting a six-week series that promotes healthy decisions through a Mediterranean diet.The Med ...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Teen honored as Harrells FD Member of Year

Teen honored as Harrells FD Member of Year

William “Brady” Roberts enjoys making a difference in his community as a member of the Harrells Volunteer Fire Department.For his work wit...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Sampson County continues push for national certified teaches

Sampson County continues push for national certified teaches

North Carolina continues to take the top spot for having National Board Certified Teachers. Each year, educators from Sampson County Schools go throug...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Turkey continues efforts to fix blight; hearing set

Turkey continues efforts to fix blight; hearing set

TURKEY — Blight issues continue to concern residents, but town leaders are making efforts through enforcement.During a Tuesday meeting, commissi...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Senior Service Alliance presents plans for Sampson

Senior Service Alliance presents plans for Sampson

With goals to make life better for seniors, service providers are ready for 2018. Some of the plans include volunteer recruitment and countywide celeb...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Sampson students participate in MLK Service project

Sampson students participate in MLK Service project

During her day off from Union High School, Alayziah Byrd enjoyed spending time with residents at the Mary Gran Nursing Home. With a marker, she traced...

January 15th, 2018 |  


U Care event to aid victims of domestic violence

U Care event to aid victims of domestic violence

U Care Inc. is looking forward to a fundraiser and supporters sharing a belief that “love doesn’t have to hurt.”The Reverse Drawing ...

January 13th, 2018 |  


Sampson leaders back bill for class-size flexibility

Sampson leaders back bill for class-size flexibility

Officials from Sampson County Schools are showing support for a bill designed to give schools flexibility on class sizes.Impending legislation from Ho...

January 13th, 2018 |  


Sampson Senior Service Alliance Group to help community

When it comes to helping seniors in the community, service providers are ready to build bridges for progress.Senior Services Alliance, a newly formed ...

January 12th, 2018 |