Seniors celebrate Older Americans Month in Garland

Seniors celebrate Older Americans Month in Garland

GARLAND — While visiting the town’s Senior Center, Lisa Coley enjoyed listening to live music, entertainment and fellowship with community...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Sampson County Schools official approve design for band storage project

Sampson County Schools official approve design for band storage project

Stephen Carroll’s vision to build a band storage facility at Midway High School is taking another step forward.During a recent meeting for the S...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Sampson Board of Education puts GPS bus plan on hold

Sampson Board of Education puts GPS bus plan on hold

Sampson County officials would like to install a GPS system on their buses, but the Board of Education would like to take a closer look at the details...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Merritt honored by Sampson County Schools after 38 years of service

Merritt honored by Sampson County Schools after 38 years of service

With her days at Sampson County Schools coming to a close, Ann Merritt was ready to meet a local reporter. But she was shocked to see a room filled wi...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Union High School student awarded MLK scholarship

Union High School student awarded MLK scholarship

ROSE HILL — Union High School senior Daisy Almonte is the recipient of a $1,000 Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship from the North Carolina Assoc...

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


Local youths participate in Southeast District Activity Day

Local youths participate in Southeast District Activity Day

Sampson County 4-H had 10 youth represent the county at District Activity Day at Lenoir Community College in Kinston.District Activity Day is comprise...

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


Mintz Christian Academy celebrates milestone with first graduating class

Mintz Christian Academy celebrates milestone with first graduating class

ROSEBORO — While giving inspiring words to his classmates, Christopher Matthews made history by becoming the first valedictorian for Mintz Chris...

May 24th, 2016 |  


The fun of learning

The fun of learning

(Editor’s note: This Sunday begins a series of feature front pages from Sampson Community College’s photography classes in Levels 1-4. Cla...

May 22nd, 2016 |  


SCS to improve gifted student program

SCS to improve gifted student program

Sampson County School officials are working on measures to improve education for academically gifted students.Col. Tommy Macon, assistant superintende...

May 22nd, 2016 |  


Garland center to host celebration for seniors

Garland center to host celebration for seniors

In several days, the Garland Senior Center will be filled with community members having fun and while honoring the contributions of trailblazers.Senio...

May 22nd, 2016 |