December busy at the Garland Senior Center

We all have so much to be thankful for as we look around and look back over 2015. We know that God has really been too good to us. Let us rejoice and ...

December 5th, 2015 |  


Sampson County Spotlight registrations sought

The registration deadline for the first Sampson County Spotlight Talent Show has been extended until Dec. 10. The talent show is scheduled to be held ...

December 5th, 2015 |  


‘Enter Miss Thang’

‘Enter Miss Thang’

Brian Edwards nearly struts as he makes his way into the camera line, taking his place beside actors Elijah Chester and Ryan Joyner as they filmed a b...

December 1st, 2015 updated: December 2nd, 2015. |  


Bitten by the bug

Bitten by the bug

Blair Gainey walks into the room with a commanding presence, a smile spread across her face, an outstretched hand waiting to greet you. “Hi ther...

November 29th, 2015 |  


What’s cookin’

Clinton City SchoolsMonday, Nov. 30Chicken Alfredo w/Pasta/Garlic StickCorn DogSteamed BroccoliApplesauceMilkTuesday, Dec. 1Chicken Nuggets w/RollSlop...

November 28th, 2015 |  


Concerts on College presents Girls’ Choir of Wilmington

Concerts on College presents Girls’ Choir of Wilmington

WILMINGTON — Concerts on College is proud to present Lessons and Carols performed by the Girls’ Choir of Wilmington on Friday, Dec. 18 at ...

November 28th, 2015 |  


Halls 61st reunion held

Halls 61st reunion held

The Halls School Class of 1954 celebrated its 61st anniversary on Sunday, Nov. 15, at Hong Kong City in Clinton. The classmates in attendance were Dix...

November 28th, 2015 |  


Birthdays and anniversaries

BirthdaysNov. 29Frederick BogueKristy CashwellSallie Mae DempsLisa GardnerAmanda Sessoms LockamyCandance PetersMildred RiceBeverly TysingerElwinna Wal...

November 28th, 2015 |  


UMO names homecoming king and queen

UMO names homecoming king and queen

MOUNT OLIVE — Sanyi Abdissa of Ethiopia and Alexis McNeil of Bowie, Maryland were named as the 2015 University of Mount Olive Homecoming King an...

November 23rd, 2015 |  


Kristy Carter can be reached at ext. 2588 or 910-990-1397The Sampson IndependentSunday, Nov. 29, 2015Section: CNo. of pages: 4-C1 - No template but C1...

November 23rd, 2015 |