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 ...

December 11th, 2017 |  


The parades march on

The parades march on

The cold weather, mixed with rain, didn’t dampen the Christmas spirit around Sampson County this past weekend, as both Roseboro and Clinton held...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Meth arrests made after traffic stop

Meth arrests made after traffic stop

Four people with criminal convictions on their record have been charged in connection with a traffic stop in which meth was discovered.Early Saturday ...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Cutting an array of color

Cutting an array of color

Students in Sampson Community College’s Advanced Color and Cutting class held their first-ever hair competition. Online voters chose their favor...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Celebrating grandparents

Celebrating grandparents

Sunset Avenue School hosted a Grandparent’s Day Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 for the fourth and fifth grade students. Grandparents were invited to come ou...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Graduation ceremony and pig pickin’ to be held for Farm School

KENANSVILLE — The Small Business Center at James Sprunt Community College will hold a special ceremony for those completing the Southeastern NC ...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Additional control methods may be needed in sweet potato production

Additional control methods may be needed in sweet potato production

In mid-November, a new root knot nematode was discovered in a sweet potato field in Sampson County. The nematode is Meloidogyne enterolobii, and commo...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Thornton to seek reelection

Thornton to seek reelection

Sheriff Jimmy Thornton’s cell phone number isn’t exactly a secret. Plenty of people have it and use it liberally. When he doesn’t an...

December 10th, 2017 |  


What’s cookin’

Clinton City SchoolsMonday, Dec. 11Spaghetti w/ Noodles/BreadstickTurkey, Ham & Cheese CroissantGreen BeansApplesauceMilkTuesday, Dec. 12Chick Fil...

December 10th, 2017 |  


Civitans show Christmas spirit through giving

Civitans show Christmas spirit through giving

Stacey Simmons walked around the Clinton Walmart Thursday evening, searching for a Tic-Tac-Toe game she knew one of her students wanted for Christmas....

December 9th, 2017 |