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 |  


Coastal Carolina Christmas set for Dec. 1

Coastal Carolina Christmas set for Dec. 1

WILMINGTON — St. Paul’s Episcopal Church presents the fifth annual Coastal Carolina Christmas event on Friday, Dec. 1 at 7 p.m. Under the ...

October 14th, 2017 |  


Fall into healthy eating habits

Fall into healthy eating habits

Fall, such a beautiful time of year. The leaves change, the weather cools, dark comes early, and we start eating more. During the fall, people tend to...

October 14th, 2017 |  


UMO to host author Travis Mills

UMO to host author Travis Mills

MOUNT OLIVE — Travis Mills, author of Tough as They Come, will be a guest at UMO on Monday, Oct. 23 in Southern Bank Auditorium in Raper Hall.To...

October 14th, 2017 |  


Take time to enjoy every minute of life

Take time to enjoy every minute of life

Greetings, friends. Thanks to all of you for reading, as well as respondin,g to my aging article. I am so excited because I just celebrated my 77th bi...

October 14th, 2017 |  


Dementia, notes to remember

Dementia, notes to remember

Alzheimer’s disease is named after Dr. Alois Alzheimer. Dr. Alzheimer, in 1906, observed changes in the brain tissue of a women who died of an u...

October 14th, 2017 |  


What’s cookin‘

Clinton City SchoolsMonday, Oct. 16Spaghetti w/BreadstickCorn DogGreen BeansApplesauceMilkTuesday, Oct. 17Chicken Nuggets w/WafflesSloppy Joe on BunLi...

October 14th, 2017 |  


Celebrating you!

BirthdaysOct. 15Matthew CreechDorothy FaisonJames “Connie” LindseyMary PopeEmily SpellDenise WarrenChrystal WilliamsOct. 16Edward Bissette...

October 14th, 2017 |