Bracy receives Superintendent of Year honor

Bracy receives Superintendent of Year honor

In a room full of students, parents and educators, Dr. Eric Bracy smiled as held a plaque awarded to him for his service to Sampson County Schools.Dur...

April 25th, 2017 |  


County schools officials approve expense budget

County schools officials approve expense budget

Leaders from Sampson County Schools approved expenses of more than $11.14 million for 2018.The Board of Education approved the request from financial ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


SCS leader Bracy named Superintendent of Year

SCS leader Bracy named Superintendent of Year

For Dr. Eric Bracy, becoming a school district leader and supporting education is his calling in life.Bracy, superintendent of Sampson County Schools ...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Sampson County 4-H accepting entries for AIRE contest

Local 4-H’ers will have the opportunity to represent Sampson County in a special contest.The Sampson County 4-H program is currently accepting a...

April 24th, 2017 |  


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 |