Chasing the leprechaun

Chasing the leprechaun

For the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day, OC Holland searches for a leprechaun on the roof of Hobbton Elementary School. The assistant principal and ...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Roseboro-Salemburg Middle School wins Battle of the Books

Roseboro-Salemburg Middle School wins Battle of the Books

Sampson County Schools held their Middle School Battle of the Books District Competition on Friday, March 10 at Midway High School.Students answered q...

March 16th, 2017 updated: March 16th, 2017. |  


Hobbton student launches book drive, receives visit from Atkinson

Hobbton student launches book drive, receives visit from Atkinson

NEWTON GROVE — Heily Avila Ponce is having fun spreading the love of reading at Hobbton Elementary School. The fourth-grader is currently collec...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Garland to improve water system

GARLAND — Town officials are continuing to move forward with plans to improve water infrastructure in the area.During a recent meeting, the Garl...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Garland to adopt animal ordinance

Garland to adopt animal ordinance

GARLAND — Town leaders are considering adopting the Sampson County Animal Ordinance, giving their seal of approval for the animal control rules ...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Speedway to Healthy coming to Bellamy Center

Speedway to Healthy coming to Bellamy Center

For the first time, children in Sampson County will have an opportunity to enjoy an interactive health exhibit, but volunteers are needed to make it a...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Newton Grove leaders discuss study for Weeksdale St.

Newton Grove leaders discuss study for Weeksdale St.

NEWTON GROVE — Mayor Gerald Darden and the Board of Commissioners are looking into a possible study for Weeksdale Street, which suffered damage ...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Rotary contributes to L.C. Kerr School project

Rotary contributes to L.C. Kerr School project

A group of children at L.C. Kerr Elementary School circled around a garden bed filled with little chunks of potatoes. They listened as Kevin Weston sp...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Carroll becomes Eagle Scout with storage project for Midway High

Carroll becomes Eagle Scout with storage project for Midway High

Inside a new facility at Midway High School, senior Stephen Carroll faced a large crowd of supporters and spoke about a two-year journey to earn the h...

March 13th, 2017 |  


Ninth birthday celebrated

Ninth birthday celebrated

On Sunday evening, Feb. 26, Wilson Mayo was entertained with a ninth birthday party hosted by his parents Heather and Greg Tart and brother Colton. Th...

March 11th, 2017 |