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SNAP Ed host Sampson County Forum

SNAP Ed host Sampson County Forum

A group of local leaders and health officials are working to build a healthier Sampson County. The University of North …

April 30th, 2016 |  

Garland Senior Center to host safety sessions

Garland Senior Center to host safety sessions

GARLAND — For eight weeks, the Garland Senior Center will begin its Matter of Balance Class to deal with safety …

April 2nd, 2016 |  

Injury Prevention Program comes to Union High School

Injury Prevention Program comes to Union High School

ROSE HILL — While traveling at 55 mph, an unbuckled 17-year-old driver slams into a light pole. When the car …

March 24th, 2016 |  

From start to finish

From start to finish

The Sampson County Super Sprint Triathlon winner Robert Vangraafeiland of Rolesville crosses the finish line on Saturday. The challenge featured …

March 22nd, 2016 |  

Task Force, Olivet begins Week of Prayer for Healing of HIV, AIDS

Task Force, Olivet begins Week of Prayer for Healing of HIV, AIDS

While standing behind the pulpit of Olivet Institutional Baptist Church, LaCherie Hall fought back tears as she talked about her …

March 9th, 2016 |  

Sampson HIV/AIDS Task Force Hosting National Week of Prayer

Sampson HIV/AIDS Task Force Hosting National Week of Prayer

Community members throughout Sampson County and surrounding areas are invited to fellowship for the healing of HIV and AIDS. The …

March 6th, 2016 |  

Sampson Regional, Eastpointe hosting ADHD seminar

Sampson Regional, Eastpointe hosting ADHD seminar

In collaboration with Sampson Regional Medical Center, Eastpointe is hosting a session to focus on Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). …

February 23rd, 2016 |  

Officials seeking volunteers for summer feeding program

School districts across North Carolina are months away from beginning their summer feeding programs, but local and state officials are …

February 7th, 2016 |  

Food Stamp regulations coming soon to Sampson County

Food Stamp regulations coming soon to Sampson County

The way food stamps are distributed in Sampson County will probably change in the future due to work requirements. According …

February 4th, 2016 |  

Sampson Regional, Eastpointe hosting assault seminar

Sampson Regional, Eastpointe hosting assault seminar

When it comes to abuse, health officials are always stressing that there’s always a way out of a bad situation. …

January 15th, 2016 |  

Relay For Life Kick Off in Sampson County

Relay For Life Kick Off in Sampson County

Participants and supporters of Sampson County Relay For Life gathered Tuesday night at Grove Baptist Church to discuss matters such …

January 7th, 2016 |  

Decreasing Sampson’s infant deaths

Decreasing Sampson’s infant deaths

With one of the highest infant mortality rates in the state, Sampson County health officials are continuing the stress the …

December 24th, 2015 |  

Blood donations needed

Blood donations needed

During this holiday season, there is no better gift to give than the gift of life. That’s the word Sampson …

December 6th, 2015 |  

Giving diabetic support

Giving diabetic support

The Diabetes Education Program at Sampson Regional Medical Center is designed to help the community better understand and manage a …

December 3rd, 2015 |  

Spreading awareness

As the seventh leading cause of death in the United States, diabetes affects nearly 30 million Americans yearly. With numbers …

November 19th, 2015 |  

Fundraiser set for breast cancer patient Adrienne Carter

Fundraiser set for breast cancer patient Adrienne Carter

At the beginning of the school year, Adrienne Carter was ready to begin the next phase of her life as …

November 15th, 2015 |  

Sampson County native makes annual ride for diabetes

Sampson County native makes annual ride for diabetes

SALEMBURG — As Perry C. Williams pedaled towards Fayetteville, the cyclist made strides in bringing awareness to diabetes, a disease …

November 10th, 2015 |  

Clinton High School students receive lessons from culinary specialist

Clinton High School students receive lessons from culinary specialist

A thousand dollars for an ice cream sundae? During a food class at Clinton High School, the price tag of …

October 31st, 2015 |  

A table just for two

A table just for two

A couple of years ago, Maria Reyes-Sanchez was uncomfortable sitting in desks at Union High School, with a swollen belly. …

October 29th, 2015 |  

Stryker Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Technology improves surgeries

Stryker Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Technology improves surgeries

For Ethyl Zabel, there was a time when going to the grocery store and coming back home was a challenge. …

October 28th, 2015 |  

Keeping the faith

Keeping the faith

Editor’s Note: See sponsor page on A8 in today’s edition of The Sampson Independent. For years, Adrienne Carter has captured …

October 7th, 2015 |  

Sampson Middle School participate in MATCH fitness program

Sampson Middle School participate in MATCH fitness program

As music played inside the Sampson Middle School gymnasium, seventh-graders Jalyssa Hobbs and Lyle Brewington were challenged to run 20 …

October 4th, 2015 |  

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