Sampson County Schools Open House set for Wednesday.

Sampson County Schools Open House set for Wednesday.

In several days, students throughout Sampson County will begin the next level of their education and open house events throughout the district will he...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Union High School’s Julie Hunter named Principal of the Year for Sampson County Schools

Union High School’s Julie Hunter named Principal of the Year for Sampson County Schools

ROSE HILL — With the beginning of school coming soon, Principal Julie Hunter spent a portion of her Friday morning meeting with new teachers to ...

August 21st, 2016 |  


Imagine Learning Program benefits Sampson County students

Imagine Learning Program benefits Sampson County students

Leaders from Sampson County are set to continue success with a computer learning program for reading.Lisa Reynolds, director of Federal Programs for S...

August 21st, 2016 |  


Sampson County Caregiver Support group presents health program

Sampson County Caregiver Support group presents health program

When Lethia Lee showed pictures of fast food from the 1950s to a room of caregivers, it raised a lot of eyebrows. Compared to 2016, a burger was a lot...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Seven days added to early voting

Seven days added to early voting

Thanks to a court ruling, voters wishing to cast their ballots before the Nov. 8 presidential election now have seven extra days to make a choice.Orig...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Lowe’s Heroes make improvements at Coharie Tribal Center

Lowe’s Heroes make improvements at Coharie Tribal Center

In the sweltering heat, Amanda Honeycutt took a short break from painting to sip water in the shade at the Coharie Tribal Center.While wiping sweat fr...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Sampson School board reviews behavior support plan

Sampson School board reviews behavior support plan

Sampson County Schools officials are continuing progress on a plan to help students improve academics and behavior.During a recent meeting, the Sampso...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Garland to add playground equipment to Curtis D. Cain Memorial Park

Garland to add playground equipment to Curtis D. Cain Memorial Park

GARLAND — The town has the land for a playground. Now, it has the equipment for children and families to have fun.Garland Commissioners recently...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Sampson County Schools reject sixth-grade sports

Sampson County Schools reject sixth-grade sports

State education officials recently agreed to let sixth-graders play middle school sports, but leaders from Sampson County Schools are turning down the...

August 17th, 2016 |  


Transition program benefits upcoming middle school students

Transition program benefits upcoming middle school students

At the end of August, Ronnie Powell and Abigail Wettig will become middle school students. For many, the new journey comes with the jitters of going t...

August 14th, 2016 |