Garden Club holds March meeting

Garden Club holds March meeting

The Just-A-Mere Garden Club held its monthly meeting at Shady Grove Church Fellowship Hall on March 7 at 6:30 p.m. Wilma Jean Wise hosted the regular ...

March 21st, 2017 updated: March 21st, 2017. |  


Sampson County Schools mulls Latin system for graduation

Sampson County Schools mulls Latin system for graduation

Officials from Sampson County Schools are continuing to explore ways to honor the best students during high school graduations.School officials would ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Remembering ‘DaeDae’

Remembering ‘DaeDae’

Students and educators at Roseboro Elementary School are mourning after losing a beloved fourth-grader.After a battle with adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD),...

March 21st, 2017 updated: March 21st, 2017. |  


Amanda Warren honored as Sampson County Schools Teacher of the Month

Amanda Warren honored as Sampson County Schools Teacher of the Month

Amanda Warren, a teacher at Sampson Early College High School, was honored as the Teacher of the Month for February 2017.“Each day as a teacher ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Small Farms Week begins in Sampson County

Small Farms Week begins in Sampson County

During a tour at D&A Farms, curious observers watched as Craig Busch talked about the process of raising hogs on the farm in Autryville. Shortly a...

March 20th, 2017 |  


A new home for Sampson County’s military history

A new home for Sampson County’s military history

Born in Sampson County, Micajah Autry left North Carolina in 1835 to seek his fortune out west. He eventually made his way to Texas, and died fighting...

March 19th, 2017 updated: March 19th, 2017. |  


Deep listening: Rumi and the mystery of music

MOUNT OLIVE — There will be a performance of soothing music and poetry at the Hazel Waters Kornegay Assembly Hall on Monday, April 3 at 6:30 p.m...

March 18th, 2017 |  


Girl Scouts celebrates National STEM Awareness Month

Staff reportRALEIGH — Today’s girls are innovators and pioneers of the future. Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines will celeb...

March 18th, 2017 |  


What’s cookin’

Clinton City SchoolsMonday, Mar. 20Chicken Alfredo w/Bread StickBBQ Beef Rib HoagieGreen PeasItalian Cheese SpinachMixed FruitMilkTuesday, Mar. 21Chic...

March 18th, 2017 |  


SCC: A reflection in time

SCC: A reflection in time

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Sampson Community College’s presence in the community. Each month, The Sampson Independent is taking rea...

March 18th, 2017 |