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The Hollerin' contest is the most popular festival in Sampson. The motivation is to keep hollerin' alive. It brings nearly 3,000 tourists to Sampson each June.
An important Gun factory that supplied North Carolina and continental troops during the Revolutionary War, it was commissioned in April 1776.
Sampson is the birthplace to many important politicians, soldiers, and many important North Carolina people. Micajah Autry fought at the Alamo with Davy Crockett, and Theophilus Holmes, a general who fought in the Civil War.