Community shows support for firefighter

Community shows support for firefighter

As fellow firefighters flipped pancakes and grilled sausages, Ronald Ellis was overwhelmed by the support for his battle with cancer.Local emergency p...

June 19th, 2017 |  


Sampson County History Museum celebrates 20th anniversary

Sampson County History Museum celebrates 20th anniversary

During a visit to the Sampson County History Museum, Fisher King enjoyed looking at a bright red 1941 fire truck up close.“It was awesome,”...

June 19th, 2017 |  


Demolition underway, fundraising continuing for Autryville FD

Demolition underway, fundraising continuing for Autryville FD

AUTRYVILLE — After having their headquarters hit by a tornado, firefighters are facing a huge challenge to bring it back. But they’re not ...

June 16th, 2017 |  


Walmart donates to Second Harvest Food Bank

Walmart donates to Second Harvest Food Bank

As the director of Enlighten The World Ministries, Thom Miles stays busy making sure families in Sampson County have food on their tables. A new grant...

June 16th, 2017 |  


Newton Grove Circle project to honor military

Newton Grove Circle project to honor military

NEWTON GROVE — Town and state officials are looking forward to paying homage to the military through a popular and busy roundabout in northern S...

June 15th, 2017 updated: June 15th, 2017. |  


County patchwork expands

County patchwork expands

With more than 100 barn quilts on homes and buildings displaying the heritage of the area, the Sampson County Convention & Visitors Bureau is exci...

June 14th, 2017 |  


Opening ceremony for Garland park set for July 13

Opening ceremony for Garland park set for July 13

GARLAND — With a sign and several pieces of playground equipment on the ground, town officials are ready to celebrate a new park for the communi...

June 14th, 2017 |  


Sampson, Clinton High School Classes of 1967 celebrate 50th reunion

For many, it was difficult to grasp that 50 years had come and gone since members of the Sampson High School and Clinton High School graduated.Their c...

June 14th, 2017 |  


Town board OKs tax hike

Town board OKs tax hike

NEWTON GROVE — The town’s Board of Commissioners have approved a budget with a tax increase for taxpayers.Following a public hearing, comm...

June 13th, 2017 |  


Registration underway for July Fourth pageant

Registration underway for July Fourth pageant

NEWTON GROVE — July Fourth is coming soon and town leaders are preparing for the summertime celebration. One of the traditions is The Little Mis...

June 13th, 2017 updated: June 13th, 2017. |