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MyOwn Partner voting under way

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Who will be The Sampson Independent’s Community Partner for the next 12 months? That decision is up to voters, who have a chance now to select from the four non-profit agencies vying for an opportunity at $2,500 in free advertising and the right to use the Civitas Media Community Partner logo.It’s all part of a program sponsored by Civitas Media LLC, The Independent’s parent company, designed to reach out and help non-profits reach out to others in the community.

 

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UMS students get hands-on science experience

Union Middle School eighth-grade students from Leslie Matthis’ science class had an opportunity to travel to Camp Don Lee in Arapahoe, North Carolina this past spring. There, they had hands-on science experiences that she said she could never dream of giving her students in the classroom.Stephanie Malahias, former eighth-grade student at Union Middle School who attended the trip, said, “It was a fun and educational experience. It taught us how to understand the environm...

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HCA seniors receive blessing

August 17, 2014, marked Harrells Christian Academy’s seventh year holding the annual Senior Blessing Ceremony. All of the excited seniors waited patiently as they were called on stage one by one to stand beside their “senior blesser” and receiver their senior blessing. Each “blesser” shared words of encouragement for their “blessees” and positive remarks about them. The seniors smiled and listened intently, excited that the first of many HCA senior cl...

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Causes of retinal detachment

The retina is the light-sensitive tissue at the back of the eye. A retinal detachment is the separation of the retina from the layer of blood vessels (the choroid) underneath it. The most common type is caused by a tear or a hole in the retina and if not treated, will cause blindness. It should be repaired as soon as possible. Sometimes a retinal detachment occurs without a hole or a tear in the retina. Although this can be due to a serious condition, it is treated differently than a detachme...

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Fall Feeder Calf Sale — scheduled for Sept. 9 at the Cooperative Extension Livestock Facility has been cancelled.VFW Post 7547 — will meet Tuesday, Aug. 26 at 7 p.m. at the post home. FMI 592-3579Sampson Soil and Water — District Board of Supervisors will have a regular meeting Tuesday, Aug. 26, at 6 p.m.. The meeting will be held at Pizza Inn, 1103 Sunset Ave., Clinton. FMI 592-7963 Ext. 3....

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Area students receive Pineland, EMI scholarships

Advisors to the Pineland College-Edwards Military Institute Scholarship Endowment recently announced the award of six scholarships to Sampson County students.The Pineland College-Edwards Military Institute Scholarship Endowment was established by alumni to honor high school seniors in Sampson County who are interested in pursuing higher education at an accredited college or community college. Applicants must demonstrate character, financial need, service to the community, and schol...

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SRMC volunteer program brings cheer

Things in life change, but one thing will always remain the same — G.W. West has a passion for others and a love for his community and the people in it.West, a native of Sampson County, has been volunteering at Sampson Regional Medical Center for 35 years. He serves as a hospital chaplain.“By God’s grace, I hope to serve there as long as I am able,” West said in a recent interview. “It is an honor to be a hospital chaplain.”...

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