Church nutrition program continues mission at Mt. Zion

Church nutrition program continues mission at Mt. Zion

MAGNOLIA — The Rev. Jimmy Melvin is making better choices when it comes to his health. One decision he made with his wife, the Rev. Janet Melvin...

August 23rd, 2017 |  


Progress for court rolling along

Progress for court rolling along

GARLAND — Town officials are continuing to make plans for a basketball court at the Curtis D. Cain Memorial Park.Smith Brothers Paving began wor...

August 23rd, 2017 |  


Tenth annual ‘Unity In the Community’ coming to Harrells

Tenth annual ‘Unity In the Community’ coming to Harrells

HARRELLS — Community members are preparing to celebrate a decade of fellowship and unity.The annual “Unity In the Community” event i...

August 22nd, 2017 |  


Back to the classroom

Back to the classroom

ROSEBORO — Third-grade math teacher Roshika Boone returned to her Roseboro Elementary School classroom Thursday morning. The days of the summer ...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Church hosting outreach event at Newkirk Park

A local church is looking forward to seeing Newkirk Park filled with community members having fun and sharing their love of Jesus.Mt. Pleasant Baptist...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Lakewood grad Sunisha Norris ready to help disabled

Lakewood grad Sunisha Norris ready to help disabled

With a goal of helping people with disabilities, Sunisha Norris is looking forward to the future.Norris recently graduated from N.C. A&T with a ma...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Sampson board to approve $71M budget, capital projects

Sampson board to approve $71M budget, capital projects

In several days, the Sampson County Schools Board of Education will approve funding of more than $71.74 million to run the district through June 30, 2...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Old bridge replacement begins Monday

Transportation officials recently announced that three bridges going into Cumberland County are being replaced.Work on a 44-year-old bridge on Maxwell...

August 15th, 2017 |  


Newton Grove board approves tower project

Newton Grove board approves tower project

NEWTON GROVE — Town commissioners approved a renovation project for the town’s water tank.During a Monday night meeting, Southern Corrosio...

August 15th, 2017 |  


Congressman visits Clinton

Congressman visits Clinton

U.S. Rep. David Rouzer met with local officials Monday, addressing topics ranging from health care to a nationwide drug crisis. The gathering at the S...

August 14th, 2017 |