Sampson school officials continue with plans for Hobbton track

Sampson school officials continue with plans for Hobbton track

Leaders from Sampson County Schools are pressing forward with plans to build a track at Hobbton High School, but it may take the blessing of nearby re...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Sampson Schools audit stirs emotions during budget session

Sampson Schools audit stirs emotions during budget session

A budget planning session with the Sampson County Board of Commissioners became heated when Chairman Clark Wooten expressed concerns over a financial ...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Hobbton senior to host variety show benefiting Relay for Life

Hobbton senior to host variety show benefiting Relay for Life

After being crowned Miss Sampson County Relay For Life in 2016, Rachel West did not waste time helping victims fight cancer.The Hobbton High School se...

February 23rd, 2017 updated: February 23rd, 2017. |  


Board voices support for Roseboro seniors

Board voices support for Roseboro seniors

Leaders from the Sampson County Schools Board of Education are continuing their support for a group of senior citizens in Roseboro.During a Tuesday wo...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 24th, 2017. |  


Midway H.S. talent show to help hurricane victims

Midway H.S. talent show to help hurricane victims

NEWTON GROVE — Local students are looking forward to stepping into the spotlight with their talents to help families throughout Sampson County.M...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Midway’s Greg Orr Jr. honored for contributions to the community

Midway’s Greg Orr Jr. honored for contributions to the community

Editor’s note: February is Black History Month, and in an effort to commemorate the many men and women who have been an influential part of Afri...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Klaves becomes athletic director for Hobbton High School

Klaves becomes athletic director for Hobbton High School

After several years of leading the track and field program at Hobbton High School, Jeff Klaves is now on a new journey as athletic director.“The...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Friends of Horticulture returns to Sampson County

Friends of Horticulture returns to Sampson County

Growing a fruit trees is not impossible, but it takes more than just sticking something in the ground and walking away. One of the steps of having a d...

February 18th, 2017 updated: February 18th, 2017. |  


Newton Grove discusses flooding issues

Newton Grove discusses flooding issues

NEWTON GROVE — Town leaders are looking for ways to tackle a flooding issue in town.During its Monday meeting, Mayor Gerald Darden and the Board...

February 16th, 2017 updated: February 16th, 2017. |  


Garland celebrates 110th birthday, honors former mayors

Garland celebrates 110th birthday, honors former mayors

GARLAND — For decades, many residents have made contributions to make a small town in southern Sampson County prosper.Garland celebrated its 110...

February 16th, 2017 |