Sampson County Schools budget includes $75M for 2016-17

Sampson County Schools budget includes $75M for 2016-17

Sampson County School’s Board of Education approved a $75.16 million budget for the 2016-17 school year.The budget resolution was approved durin...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Democratic Women hosting picnic at Royal Lane

Democratic Women hosting picnic at Royal Lane

Politics and voting is serious business for many, but a group of local women would like to add a little fun in the mix for one day.The Democratic Wome...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Lakewood District Advisory Council begins for Sampson County Schools.

Lakewood District Advisory Council begins for Sampson County Schools.

SALEMBURG — Smiling teachers and school employees from the Lakewood area came together Wednesday under the leadership of a new group.The Lakewoo...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Sampson County School kick off school year with Larry Bell

Sampson County School kick off school year with Larry Bell

With plenty of enthusiasm, Larry Bell captured the attention of teachers and principals as he made them smile, laugh, sing and clap. He also enjoyed p...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Sampson County Schools Open House set for Wednesday.

Sampson County Schools Open House set for Wednesday.

In several days, students throughout Sampson County will begin the next level of their education and open house events throughout the district will he...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Union High School’s Julie Hunter named Principal of the Year for Sampson County Schools

Union High School’s Julie Hunter named Principal of the Year for Sampson County Schools

ROSE HILL — With the beginning of school coming soon, Principal Julie Hunter spent a portion of her Friday morning meeting with new teachers to ...

August 21st, 2016 |  


Imagine Learning Program benefits Sampson County students

Imagine Learning Program benefits Sampson County students

Leaders from Sampson County are set to continue success with a computer learning program for reading.Lisa Reynolds, director of Federal Programs for S...

August 21st, 2016 |  


Seven days added to early voting

Seven days added to early voting

Thanks to a court ruling, voters wishing to cast their ballots before the Nov. 8 presidential election now have seven extra days to make a choice.Orig...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Sampson School board reviews behavior support plan

Sampson School board reviews behavior support plan

Sampson County Schools officials are continuing progress on a plan to help students improve academics and behavior.During a recent meeting, the Sampso...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Sampson County Schools reject sixth-grade sports

Sampson County Schools reject sixth-grade sports

State education officials recently agreed to let sixth-graders play middle school sports, but leaders from Sampson County Schools are turning down the...

August 17th, 2016 |