Gillespie will compete for Miss Teen title

Gillespie will compete for Miss Teen title

Dawn Gillespie of Clinton was recently selected to participate in the 2015 Miss Teen pageant competition that will take place on Nov. 15.Gillespie lea...

October 31st, 2015 |  


Birthdays and anniversaries

BirthdaysNov. 1Morgan JohnsonPaul JonesFrankie MooreCraig SinclairDalsyn TewGladys WeeksNov. 2Andrea FaisonElizabeth JacksonGerald Dennis RobinsonNov....

October 31st, 2015 |  


Clinton High School students receive lessons from culinary specialist

Clinton High School students receive lessons from culinary specialist

A thousand dollars for an ice cream sundae?During a food class at Clinton High School, the price tag of the dessert from Serendipity 3 in New York rai...

October 31st, 2015 |  


R’boro gives nod to tower lease

R’boro gives nod to tower lease

ROSEBORO — If plans stay on course, a communications carrier may use the town’s water tower in the future.During a Friday evening meeting,...

October 30th, 2015 |  


Students from Butler Avenue School enjoyed showing off their costumes at James L. Newkirk Park Friday afternoon, the prelude to Halloween.Students fro...

October 30th, 2015 |  


SCT stage turning into holiday season

SCT stage turning into holiday season

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas on the big stage of the Sampson Community Theater as Angela Martin directs her two casts of “T...

October 30th, 2015 |  


Sampson County officials discuss the importance of safety

Sampson County officials discuss the importance of safety

On Halloween night, children throughout Sampson County will be dressed as their favorite superhero, mythic creature or storybook princess. And while t...

October 30th, 2015 |  


Students at Salemburg Elementary School participate in a parade. The Halloween-themed event also included participation from Lakewood High School and ...

October 30th, 2015 |  


Highway Patrol Completes Operation Stop Arm Campaign

Highway Patrol Completes Operation Stop Arm Campaign

The North Carolina Highway Patrol completed its Operation Stop Arm campaign Friday, Oct. 23 and will continue to educate and enforce laws to keep chil...

October 30th, 2015 |  


Sheriff Thornton offers Halloween Safety advise

Sheriff Thornton offers Halloween Safety advise

Sheriff Jimmy Thornton of Sampson County is encouraging everyone to be safe during Halloween.“Halloween should be filled with surprise and enjoy...

October 29th, 2015 |