Rotarians learn about swine production

Rotarians learn about swine production

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Elizabethtown Rotary Club was treated to a presentation by Dr. Mathew Turner, who serves as the staff veterinarian for Prest...

September 23rd, 2015 |  


Academic center working to strengthen students

As the hub of resources for Sampson Community College students, the Academic Success Center (ASC) is designed to maximize student achievement.“T...

September 23rd, 2015 |  


Peanut Fest offered up good news

Peanut Fest offered up good news

They can come from any business office, from any schoolhouse, from any household and from any church. From almost any nook and cranny in the county, t...

September 23rd, 2015 |  


E’town Fire adds new recruitment officer

E’town Fire adds new recruitment officer

ELIZABETHTOWN — The Elizabethtown Fire Department recently welcomed a new member with the addition of Jimmy Mize, who will serve as recruitment ...

September 23rd, 2015 updated: September 23rd, 2015. |  


NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet set for Oct. 3

The Sampson County Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) invites the public to join them in celebrating the...

September 23rd, 2015 |  


Fairmont High students sent home for color of shirts

FAIRMONT — Some parents of students at Fairmont High School are seeing red after students were prohibited from wearing white T-shirts and some w...

September 23rd, 2015 |  


Beast Fest 5K Run, Walk now accepting entries

Beast Fest 5K Run, Walk now accepting entries

The Bladenboro Beast Fest 5K Fun Run will take place at 8:30 a.m. at the Bladenboro Town Hall. All ages are welcome to come out run, walk or bring you...

September 23rd, 2015 |  


Lumberton gets grant to hire 4 police officers

LUMBERTON — The Lumberton Police Department has been given a $455,449 grant to hire four new officers.The department is one of three North Carol...

September 23rd, 2015 |  


Medicaid reform bill heads to governor

RALEIGH (AP) — Far-reaching legislation designed to change how North Carolina government bills Medicaid patient treatment is going to Gov. Pat M...

September 23rd, 2015 updated: September 23rd, 2015. |  


Spice up your fall visit to Wilmington with food and brew events, tours

Spice up your fall visit to Wilmington with food and brew events, tours

WILMINGTON — Spice up your next visit to Wilmington, and its island beaches with a culinary event, beer/wine tasting or a tour of restaurants an...

September 23rd, 2015 |