Cultivating ag at Midway

Cultivating ag at Midway

After several years of having a successful agricultural program at Midway Middle School, the school’s officials are looking forward to providing...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Congressman hosts youth leadership conference in Clinton

Congressman hosts youth leadership conference in Clinton

Inside the Sampson County Agri-Exposition Center, Terri Boone enjoyed meeting and listening to leaders from different walks of life.The Clinton High S...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Cowand earns Eagle Scout

Cowand earns Eagle Scout

Wesley Cowand of Clinton achieved the rank of Eagle Scout on June 1. Cowand is a member of BSA Troop 80, sponsored by First Baptist Church in Clinton,...

October 18th, 2017 |  


School, Highway Patrol officials urge bus safety

School, Highway Patrol officials urge bus safety

With thousands of students riding school buses throughout Sampson County, district and law enforcement officials are encouraging motorists to “S...

October 17th, 2017 |  


‘Scarecrow’ success for Master Gardeners, Extension Office

‘Scarecrow’ success for Master Gardeners, Extension Office

With creative designs, local community members enjoyed putting their imaginations to work for the “Scarecrow in the Park” contest.It was h...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Sampson Schools selects Linda Carr to lead federal programs

Sampson Schools selects Linda Carr to lead federal programs

After spending several years of guiding teachers and students at Union Elementary School, Linda Jewell Carr is ready for the next chapter of her caree...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Delving into local arts, crafts

Delving into local arts, crafts

Kenny Brewer and Mark Ladson cook barbecue during the Barbecue Cook-Off in Downtown Clinton.Families enjoy a car show hosted by the Ol Lightning Rods....

October 16th, 2017 |  


Pedestrian killed on U.S. 421 in Sampson

HARRELLS — A pedestrian from Willard was killed Friday night in Sampson County after being struck by a pickup truck.The incident occurred in the...

October 16th, 2017 |  


An ‘Odd’ piece of comedy

An ‘Odd’ piece of comedy

Standing among the seats in the audience, Tom Wilbur bellows out, “You ready?” and the cast begins scrambling to their places.Wilbur, who ...

October 15th, 2017 |  


Court Square Street Fair

Court Square Street Fair

After having a flower painted on her face by Michael Ray, Tymira Brunson enjoys the artwork in the mirror. Ray, a teacher at Clinton High School was j...

October 14th, 2017 |