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 |  


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 |  


Veteran Charles Curtis honored by Daughters of the American Revolution

Veteran Charles Curtis honored by Daughters of the American Revolution

For two decades, Charles Curtis served in the military and after retirement he continued to fight for fellow soldiers in many ways.“I’m a ...

May 20th, 2016 |  


SCS officials eye GPS busing

SCS officials eye GPS busing

To improve timekeeping and safety of buses, Sampson County Schools officials would like to start a GPS system.Herb Sanderson, director of Transportati...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Local leaders graduate from Clinton-Sampson Chamber program

Local leaders graduate from Clinton-Sampson Chamber program

After sharing exciting experiences with a group of local professionals for eight months, Tawanda Outlaw said she would do it again.“Each of you ...

May 19th, 2016 |  


Registration underway for 4-H summer workshops

Registration underway for 4-H summer workshops

Four-H leader Daniel Collins is looking forward to youths experiencing new adventures during the summer.Registration is underway for the Sampson Count...

May 17th, 2016 updated: May 17th, 2016. |