Girl Scouts add over 20 STEM and outdoor badges

RALEIGH — The voters have spoken and according to the Girl Scout Research Institute, 81 percent of American voters believe preparing girls for l...

August 5th, 2017 |  


Upcoming events at the Garland Senior Center

Upcoming events at the Garland Senior Center

This is the day that the Lord has made, let us rejoice and be glad in it! I enjoyed seeing my article in the paper last Sunday. I hope you all did too...

August 5th, 2017 |  


Food preservation — dehydration

Food preservation — dehydration

Are you interested in preserving foods in a way other than freezing or canning? Do you have more herbs than you know what to do with? Trying to find a...

August 5th, 2017 |  


New walking trails open at Bentonville Battlefield

FOUR OAKS — Thousands of Union and Confederate soldiers battled back and forth across the woods and fields of the Willis Cole Plantation March 1...

August 5th, 2017 |  


Celebrating you!

Celebrating you!

BirthdaysAug. 6Rusty BoyetteFrancie GaskinsCathy NewCynthia ScarponeAug. 7Roy CartretteElizabeth JacksonDustin McCullenMattie Cheek MurphyAug. 8Max Be...

August 5th, 2017 |  


Clinton Garden Club contributes to the downtown beautification project

Clinton Garden Club contributes to the downtown beautification project

Clinton Garden Club has become participants in the beautification project in downtown Clinton and members say they are proud to have something they ca...

August 1st, 2017 |  


Schneider, Parker exchange vows

Schneider, Parker exchange vows

Alexandra “Alex” Christine Schneider of Houston, Texas and Trey Andrew Parker, formerly of Clinton, were married on Saturda, May 27 ,at 2 ...

July 30th, 2017 |  


UMO alumna finds success in nontraditional way

UMO alumna finds success in nontraditional way

MOUNT OLIVE — Because of its multiple locations and numerous degree programs, the University of Mount Olive serves a diverse student population ...

July 29th, 2017 |  


Garland Senior Center offering many summer events

Garland Senior Center offering many summer events

Hello, everyone. It has been a long time since I sat down to pen an Under the Shade Tree for the newspaper. I have so missed writing articles so let&#...

July 29th, 2017 |  


Local high school students serve as Pages

Local high school students serve as Pages

RALEIGH — Twelve area students had the opportunity this year to serve in the North Carolina General Assembly as Pages.The North Carolina House P...

July 29th, 2017 |