Sampson youth among fair’s livestock winners

RALEIGH — Winners in the opening weekend of the N.C. State Fair livestock competitions have been announced. Following is a list of the winners i...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Crimewatch

(The public reports listed below are provided by the Sampson County Sheriff’s Office, the Clinton Police Department and the N.C. Highway Patrol ...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Kiwanis member honored

Kiwanis member honored

The 2017 Kiwanian of the Year is Freddy Bogue. He was honored during the annual installation and awards banquet. Presenting the award is Brett Jones, ...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Painting it pink

Painting it pink

Salemburg fireman Josh McLamb and chief Scott Owen painted the town’s fire hydrants in support of breast cancer awareness month. .neFileBlock { ...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Homecoming winners crowned

Homecoming winners crowned

Alejandra Rojas-Rodela was crowned the 2017-18 Clinton High School Homecoming Queen.Kris Williams was crowned the 2017-18 Clinton High School Homecomi...

October 20th, 2017 |  


Fundraiser for Chairiti set for Friday

Fundraiser for Chairiti set for Friday

Earlier this year, Chairiti Rayner became a teenager, but still has many developmental disabilities and other medical ailments that have kept her from...

October 19th, 2017 |  


County schools selected for civil rights review

County schools selected for civil rights review

Officials from Sampson County Schools are preparing for a civil rights audit from the North Carolina Department of Instruction.Ginger Stone, director ...

October 19th, 2017 |  


SCC Foundation begins Capital Campaign

SCC Foundation begins Capital Campaign

Deemed a “once-in-a-generation opportunity,” the master building plan for Sampson Community College places the local institute in a prime ...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Blessing the Animals

Blessing the Animals

Kathleen Smithson held Lacy in her arms as she approached the Rev. Daniel Cenci, who placed his hand over the dog’s hairy head.Through CenciR...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Go Bark Park open for ‘business’

Go Bark Park open for ‘business’

While it has been open to the public for about a month and a half now, the Go Bark Park on Fisher Drive celebrated its grand opening earlier this week...

October 19th, 2017 |