CCP Students Named Marshals for First Time in Program’s History

For the first time since its inception, students from the College and Career Promise Program (CCP) at Sampson Community College met the criteria to be selected as marshals for graduation. The students, Katie Bauman and Olivia Gillespie, both attend Clinton High School. There are three requirements for meeting the criteria of being selected as a…

CCR Graduates Set Example for Others

It’s never too late. That’s the message Crystal Jacobs likes to convey when she reflects on her completion of Sampson Community College’s College and Career Readiness program. Jacobs was one of more than two-dozen graduates this week from the program. “My experience started with my kids,” says Jacobs, who was chosen as speaker for the…

 CCR Grad Hired After Speaking About Opportunities

[Clinton, N.C.] – Last month, Yolanda Gonzalez graduated from Sampson Community College’s College and Career Readiness program and was a speaker at the commencement. On the same evening, Col. Edward Timmons, Director of Tarheel Challenge served as a guest speaker. The two had never met before. Today, they are coworkers. “She was in shock after…

CCR Grad Hired After Speaking About Opportunities

[Clinton, N.C.] – Last month, Yolanda Gonzalez graduated from Sampson Community College’s College and Career Readiness program and was a speaker at the commencement. On the same evening, Col. Edward Timmons, Director of Tarheel Challenge served as a guest speaker. The two had never met before. Today, they are coworkers. “She was in shock after…