New sales manager named

New sales manager named

U.S. Cellular (NYSE: USM) has named Luis Vargas sales manager for the Clinton store at 360 Northeast Blvd. Vargas leads store associates to help custo...

January 27th, 2017 |  


Sessoms’ legacy continues after 50 years of service

Sessoms’ legacy continues after 50 years of service

As a young boy, Minson Sessoms was inquisitive, always tinkering on anything mechanical.His love for fixing things started at just 10 years of age whe...

January 26th, 2017 |  


Chamber gears up for annual event

Chamber gears up for annual event

It is hard to believe that January is almost over and February is just around the corner!.February is one of my favorite months throughout the year be...

January 25th, 2017 updated: January 25th, 2017. |  


Celebrating a milestone

Celebrating a milestone

Employees of the Sampson Independent presented Gary Wayne Hall, owner of Sessoms Jewelry, with a cake to celebrate the businesses 50 years of service ...

January 25th, 2017 |  


Grant to aid I-40 growth

Grant to aid I-40 growth

A federal grant has been received that will see water infrastructure expanded along Interstate 40 in northern Sampson County, which county officials s...

January 24th, 2017 |  


Chamber honors King’s legacy during annual celebration

Chamber honors King’s legacy during annual celebration

Dr. Martin Luther King once said “darkness cannot drive out darkness, only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate, only love can do that....

January 18th, 2017 |  


Fulfilling the dream

Fulfilling the dream

As a young child, Michelle Milligan Pietrolaj, loved going into the soda fountain at Butler’s Pharmacy. As the business grew, so did Pietrolaj&#...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Chamber provides learning experience

Happy Thursday Chamber Friends! My name is Corey Spell and I am a senior at Clinton High School. I was able to have an internship with the Chamber thr...

January 4th, 2017 |  


Diaper Bank honored

Diaper Bank honored

The Clinton-Sampson Chamber Member of the Week is the Diaper Bank of Sampson County. The Diaper Bank is a non-profit organization dedicated to serving...

December 15th, 2016 |  


Nissan promotes new Star Wars

Nissan promotes new Star Wars

The Star Wars saga continues as the newest title film is set to open in theaters at midnight tonight. Locally, fanatics will have the opportunity to s...

December 15th, 2016 updated: December 15th, 2016. |