Autryville Fire Department continues after tornado damage

Autryville Fire Department continues after tornado damage

AUTRYVILLE — Surrounded by bricks and cinder blocks on the ground around him, Chief Andrew Hawkins spent a lot time staring at damaged fire truc...

May 24th, 2017 updated: May 24th, 2017. |  


Trophies in the Park

NEWTON GROVE —During a trip to one of the biggest theme parks in America, a group of local band students were thrilled to ride fast roller coast...

May 24th, 2017 |  


DAR honors Fitzpatrick

DAR honors Fitzpatrick

Til Herring,right, chairwoman, of the Heritage Committee of the Richard Clinton Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, presents Paula Fi...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Grants aid Sampson teachers

Grants aid Sampson teachers

With financial support of several organizations, many teachers in Sampson County were able to have educational experiences beyond the classroom.Sampso...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Edith Bradshaw scholarship awarded

Edith Bradshaw scholarship awarded

Michael Mozingo, administrator of the Edith Bradshaw Scholarship, announced this week that Trey Powell is the 15th recipient of this year’s Brad...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Two Midway schools participate in garden therapy

Two Midway schools participate in garden therapy

Students in the Exceptional Children’s classes at Midway Middle School and Midway Elementary School planted hanging baskets, assisted by members...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Memorial Day celebrations set for Sampson communities

Memorial Day celebrations set for Sampson communities

HARRELLS — In a few days, community members well continue a tradition of commemorating Memorial Day.The Memorial Day Ceremony is scheduled for 1...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Hobbton’s driving force Thompson honored

Hobbton’s driving force Thompson honored

NEWTON GROVE — Many visitors to Hobbton High School notice an electric vehicle parked inside the lobby.It took about four months to build it. A ...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Simple Gifts recipient continues year at Maryville College

Simple Gifts recipient continues year at Maryville College

As my freshman year at Maryville College is coming to a close, I realize that I have had quite a time. I have grown from the mindset of a nervous fres...

May 21st, 2017 |  


The eye of the photographer

The eye of the photographer

When Kelly Jones decided to step from behind the camera and take over instruction of Sampson Community College’s Shutterbugs II class from long-...

May 21st, 2017 |