Birthdays and anniversaries

BirthdaysOct. 11Ronnie AndrewsThelma BentonSteven BlandPedro BuenoGladys GodwinKatie GriffinEthelene HarrisRev. Freddie Ray HerringDanus JacksonAnnie ...

October 10th, 2015 |  


The Kind Campaign comes to Midway High School

The Kind Campaign comes to Midway High School

Along with hugs, a lot of girls at Midway High School wiped tears from their faces as they thought about their peers suffering from bullying. Some wer...

October 9th, 2015 updated: October 9th, 2015. |  


Diaper event a ‘dandy’

Diaper event a ‘dandy’

When Chris Driver and other organizers of the Diaper Bank of Sampson County began collecting diapers in July, they never imagined the response they wo...

October 9th, 2015 |  


J.C. Holliday Library book sale kickoff begins Saturday, Oct. 10

J.C. Holliday Library book sale kickoff begins Saturday, Oct. 10

Library Director Heather Bonney is looking forward to having adults and children browse through thousands of titles at the J.C. Holliday Library and t...

October 8th, 2015 |  


Sunset’s smiling face honored by city

Sunset’s smiling face honored by city

Donald Parker works the crosswalk at Sunset Avenue School each morning and directs traffic in the afternoon, always with a smile and a wave for the ch...

October 8th, 2015 |  


Clinton Police tout body cameras as another useful tool

Clinton Police tout body cameras as another useful tool

Citizens who come into contact with Clinton Police officers conducting traffic stops, responding to incidents and investigating crimes will likely see...

October 8th, 2015 |  


Area churches continue homecoming celebrations

Area churches continue homecoming celebrations

On Wednesday, Oct. 7, at 7 p.m., the 2015 W.I.D.U Anniversary Together As One Unity Service will be held at Brown’s Chapel Missionary Baptist Ch...

October 7th, 2015 |  


Keeping the faith

Keeping the faith

Editor’s Note: See sponsor page on A8 in today’s edition of The Sampson Independent.For years, Adrienne Carter has captured images of brea...

October 7th, 2015 |  


Lowe honored by Belk Foundation

Lowe honored by Belk Foundation

Vevlyn Lowe was recently honored for her devotion to teaching musicians at Sampson Middle School.The educator was recently named the Belk Foundation H...

October 7th, 2015 |  


Community pep rally for Lakewood High School set for Friday, Oct. 9

It’s homecoming for Lakewood High School and before the big game a lot of excitement will take place in downtown Roseboro.A pep rally and dance ...

October 6th, 2015 updated: October 6th, 2015. |