Garland continues search for police chief

Garland continues search for police chief

GARLAND — A patrol car for a new police department has arrived, but commissioners are still searching for someone to drive it.During a special T...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Garland approves hazard plan

Garland approves hazard plan

GARLAND — Town officials approved a safety plan to ensure residents receive help during emergency situations.After a public hearing Tuesday, the...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Simpson, Schmidlin ready to lead

Simpson, Schmidlin ready to lead

With a new school year coming soon, the Board of Education for Sampson County Schools selected two new leaders.The group re-organized during a Monday ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Sampson County Schools grads earn $22.6 million for scholarships

Sampson County Schools grads earn $22.6 million for scholarships

Recent graduates of Sampson County Schools earned more than $22.6 million in scholarships for the 2015-16 school year.According to a news release from...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Garland, Clinton centers seeks volunteers for meal program

Garland, Clinton centers seeks volunteers for meal program

For Marie Faircloth, delivering meals to senior citizens is like a ministry — and she’s looking forward to more people helping out.“...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Sampson History Museum hosts Horseless Carriage tour

Sampson History Museum hosts Horseless Carriage tour

With a 1910 Stanley Steamer, Daryl Kendall and Andy Robeson enjoyed traveling from Pennsylvania to show off the classic parked next to the Sampson Cou...

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


Garland plaque honors mural sponsors

Garland plaque honors mural sponsors

GARLAND — After months of work and planning on a mural, town officials put up the final touch.A plaque next to the painting was recently install...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Purdie serves as Senate Page

Raleigh - The North Carolina Senate was honored recently to have David Boyce Purdie, a student at Clinton High School, serve as a Page. He is the son ...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Hobbton High School host K-12 Culinary Institute

Hobbton High School host K-12 Culinary Institute

NEWTON GROVE — Inside Hobbton High School’s kitchen, the aroma of several dishes in the oven tickled many noses. Maudie Parsons enjoyed ad...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Sampson County political leaders ready for race

With the Republican National Convention wrapping up in Cleveland and the Democratic National Convention set for next week, local political organizatio...

July 22nd, 2016 |