Delving into local arts, crafts

Delving into local arts, crafts

Kenny Brewer and Mark Ladson cook barbecue during the Barbecue Cook-Off in Downtown Clinton.Families enjoy a car show hosted by the Ol Lightning Rods....

October 16th, 2017 |  


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 |  


Treatment system for dirty water, I-40 test well OK’d

About a year ago, county officials were told they would likely have to pay close to $1.4 million to treat cloudy drinking water in the northern end of...

October 16th, 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 16th, 2017 |  


Lee announces intention to seek reelection

Lee announces intention to seek reelection

Sue Lee, who made history in 2014 as the first female county commissioner in Sampson, wants to extend her stay on the board. She delivered the news to...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Garland continues park, recreation progress

GARLAND — After having a grand opening in the summer for a new park, town officials have plans to continue that progress throughout town.During ...

October 13th, 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 13th, 2017 |  


Second case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) identifiedin a Sampson County horse

Another case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) has recently been identified in a North Carolina horse. Two of the cases are horses from Sampson Cou...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Local fire training heats up

Local fire training heats up

Fire departments from across the area participated in a live structural burn exercise this week, sponsored by Sampson Community College. Firefighters ...

October 13th, 2017 |  


College holds fall festival

College holds fall festival

Sampson Community College celebrated its annual Fall Festival this past week. Lunch was provided to faculty, staff and students and there were activit...

October 13th, 2017 |