A dream home come true

A dream home come true

With shovels in their hands, Jeremy and Mandy Davis stood next to their family and turned dirt on West Johnson Street — the site of their future...

April 21st, 2017 updated: April 21st, 2017. |  


Garland’s $1.5M sewer overhaul on tap

Garland’s $1.5M sewer overhaul on tap

GARLAND — Upgrades on the town’s sewer system are set for May — a project made possible through the Community Development Block Gran...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Registration underway for 4-H summer camps

Registration underway for 4-H summer camps

Throughout the summer, 4-H leader Elizabeth Merrill is looking forward to seeing youths engage in fun and educational hands-on activities — a de...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Williams rides to raise awareness for diabetes

Williams rides to raise awareness for diabetes

SALEMBURG — Perry Williams enjoys riding through the roads of Sampson County on his bike. And with each push of the pedals, he’s riding fo...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Sampson shelter seeking dog food donations

Sampson shelter seeking dog food donations

The Sampson County Animal Shelter is seeking donations to make sure their dogs have enough to eat.It was recently reported that Iams is no longer dona...

April 19th, 2017 updated: April 19th, 2017. |  


Registration underway for Hobbton 5K

NEWTON GROVE — Students and community supporters from Hobbton High School (HHS) are looking forward to one of biggest fundraisers of the year.Th...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Mop Top Shop Inc. hosts Garland summer camp

Mop Top Shop Inc. hosts Garland summer camp

GARLAND — Kenny Ray concentrated as he folded a piece of paper into a perfect geometric shapes. After several measurements, the 7-year-old made ...

April 18th, 2017 |  


Garland continues to upgrade park

Garland continues to upgrade park

GARLAND — Town officials are continuing to move forward with plans to build a park in downtown.During a recent meeting, Commissioner Judy Smith ...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Table for Two program guides teenage parents

Table for Two program guides teenage parents

NEWTON GROVE — Dawn Gillespie is on track to graduate from Midway High School in a few months. She’s attending Sampson Community College a...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Author Cynthia Lord visits Sampson Middle, Sunset Avenue

Author Cynthia Lord visits Sampson Middle, Sunset Avenue

With her exciting page-turners, Cynthia Lord enjoyed sparking the imagination of children and giving them encouragement too.The author recently visite...

April 15th, 2017 |