Random ramblings of a county agent

Random ramblings of a county agent

When I was told this was my week to do a newspaper article, I wasn’t sure what I was going to write. I thought a while and then I got my inspira...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Midway H.S. talent show to help hurricane victims

Midway H.S. talent show to help hurricane victims

NEWTON GROVE — Local students are looking forward to stepping into the spotlight with their talents to help families throughout Sampson County.M...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Midway’s Greg Orr Jr. honored for contributions to the community

Midway’s Greg Orr Jr. honored for contributions to the community

Editor’s note: February is Black History Month, and in an effort to commemorate the many men and women who have been an influential part of Afri...

February 20th, 2017 |  


HCA Beta soars

HCA Beta soars

More than 80 Harrells Christian Academy students competed in the state Beta Convention in Greensboro Feb. 4, bringing home 16 awards in multiple event...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Native American art on display

Native American art on display

Native American artist Senora Lynch will be featured in the Small House Gallery Feb. 23-March 30. The artist reception will be held at a later date. A...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Something to cluck about!

Something to cluck about!

It is the year of the Rooster and this is the week Ray and Ann Barefoot of the Midway community are adding one to their own brood.Ann Barefoot shared ...

February 19th, 2017 |  


New phone system among priorities for Social Services

New phone system among priorities for Social Services

The phone system in the Sampson County Social Services building has periods of time when it is non-operational, and because of the nature of calls tha...

February 18th, 2017 updated: February 20th, 2017. |  


Klaves becomes athletic director for Hobbton High School

Klaves becomes athletic director for Hobbton High School

After several years of leading the track and field program at Hobbton High School, Jeff Klaves is now on a new journey as athletic director.“The...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Friends of Horticulture returns to Sampson County

Friends of Horticulture returns to Sampson County

Growing a fruit trees is not impossible, but it takes more than just sticking something in the ground and walking away. One of the steps of having a d...

February 18th, 2017 updated: February 18th, 2017. |  


What’s cookin’

Clinton City SchoolsMonday, Feb. 20Chicken Alfredo w/ Bread StickBBQ Beef HoagieGreen PeasItalian Cheese SpinachApplesauce CupMilkTuesday, Feb. 21Chee...

February 18th, 2017 |