City to conduct own fire inspections

City to conduct own fire inspections

Last year, the county approved a plan by which it would continue to conduct fire inspections for towns, but it would come at a cost. The alternative w...

January 8th, 2016 |  


Prestage eyes expansion

Prestage eyes expansion

Pork and poultry production leader Prestage Farms is seeking to expand its renewable energy division in Sampson County, but said the location of that ...

January 7th, 2016 |  


Local business awards numerous grants

Local business awards numerous grants

In December, the Community Assistance Corporation, or CAC, a not-for-profit foundation established by South River EMC, awarded $47,416.61 through Oper...

December 24th, 2015 |  


Chamber recognizes business

Chamber recognizes business

The Clinton-Sampson Chamber Member of the Week is the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services. The Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Servic...

December 24th, 2015 |  


SCC offers beneficial business program

SCC offers beneficial business program

Sampson Community College’s business programs provide graduates with more than just a degree; they have a competitive edge in the business world...

December 10th, 2015 |  


Board argues tax appeals

Board argues tax appeals

The decibel level heightened in the County Auditorium this week over business personal property compliance review appeals, with a reduction in late pe...

December 10th, 2015 |  


‘Love’ for the community

‘Love’ for the community

An annual project of the Sampson Regional Medical Center Foundation, the Tree of Love this year is honoring four doctors whose immeasurable contributi...

December 2nd, 2015 updated: December 2nd, 2015. |  


Small town flair in Sampson County

Small town flair in Sampson County

After wrapping up a custom made gift basket, Deborah Thompson tied a large bow to make it complete. “Any type of thing you can use a gift basket ...

November 27th, 2015 updated: November 27th, 2015. |  


Chamber honors SCPFC

Chamber honors SCPFC

The Chamber’s Member of the Week is the Sampson County Partnership for Children. The Sampson County Partnership for Children is a non-profit pub...

November 19th, 2015 |  


A trip to the market

A trip to the market

L.C. Kerr School students from Shannon B. Pearsall’s class toured Food Lion in Clinton on Tuesday. Brad Whaley, assistant manger for the Clinton...

November 19th, 2015 updated: November 19th, 2015. |