Lakewood Council celebrates success, security needs for local schools

Lakewood Council celebrates success, security needs for local schools

The Lakewood Advisory Council is continuing their efforts to improve the learning environment in western Sampson County.Sonya Powell, president of the...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Building bright futures

Building bright futures

As students, Chandler Jones and Bruce McCray enjoyed having an opportunity to learn about future opportunities after Midway High School.They were one ...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Kindness for the world

Kindness for the world

NEWTON GROVE — One project at a time, students at Hobbton Elementary School are making a difference in the world.Inside his classroom, teacher B...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Sampson County Schools honors grant recipients

Sampson County Schools honors grant recipients

Each year, Sampson County Schools uses money from local, state and federal funds. But sometimes it’s not enough for teachers to go above and bey...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Midway Band paying tribute to Lockey

Midway Band paying tribute to Lockey

NEWTON GROVE — Robert Lockey affected a lot of band students at Midway High School through his love of music.Current band director Joshua Tew wa...

November 29th, 2016 |  


What’s cookin’

Clinton City SchoolsMonday, Nov. 28Beef Nachos w/TostitosChicken Fajita WrapCornPinto BeansApplesauceMilkTuesday, Nov. 29Chicken Nuggets w/RollSloppy ...

November 26th, 2016 |  


Sampson County’s Carr honored with administrative award

Sampson County’s Carr honored with administrative award

Many years ago, Jeana Carr began teaching young children in local classrooms. Her dedication led her to Sampson County Schools Central Office, where s...

November 25th, 2016 |  


Sampson County Schools awarded for energy practices

Sampson County Schools awarded for energy practices

Sampson County Schools was recently recognized for their efforts in saving energy. Those actions were worth more than $1 million.The district received...

November 24th, 2016 updated: November 24th, 2016. |  


Midway High School seeks county support for field house

Midway High School seeks county support for field house

Support continues to grow for a $600,000 athletic training facility at Midway High School.During a Tuesday meeting of the Sampson County Board of Educ...

November 23rd, 2016 updated: November 23rd, 2016. |  


Matthews honored by the N.C. Society of Historians

Matthews honored by the N.C. Society of Historians

MCDANIEL — John and Annie Matthews enjoy preserving history.The couple was recently honored by the North Carolina Society of Historians (NCHS) w...

November 22nd, 2016 updated: November 22nd, 2016. |