Newton Grove getting new playground

Newton Grove getting new playground

NEWTON GROVE — Before 2018, there’s a possibility that local children could enjoy a new playground at Weeks Park.During a Wednesday specia...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Autryville FD preps for turkey shoot; proceeds to benefit station rebuild

Autryville FD preps for turkey shoot; proceeds to benefit station rebuild

AUTRYVILLE — Local hunters will have an opportunity to improve their shooting skills and help firefighters in the process.The town’s fire ...

November 2nd, 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 ...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Floral Design just in time for holidays

Floral Design just in time for holidays

Sampson Community College’s Floral Design students wasted no time getting right to work since the session ended earlier this week. Students were...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Bass succumbs to wreck injuries

Bass succumbs to wreck injuries

A Clinton man whose wife was killed in a multi-vehicle wreck on U.S. 421 has now succumbed to his own severe injuries one week later, as their daughte...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Cupcake Wars, Shark Tank coming soon

Cupcake Wars, Shark Tank coming soon

A war is coming soon — and the battle is going to involve special ingredients and taste buds.The Sampson County Cupcake Wars and Shark Tank Comp...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Smithfield marks Williams’ 50 years of service

Smithfield marks Williams’ 50 years of service

The Smithfield Foods Clinton plant honored Vernon Williams for 50 years of service during a lunch this week honoring longtime employees.While hosting ...

November 1st, 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 ...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Ten pounds of marijuana, hashish seized in I-40 stop

Ten pounds of marijuana, hashish seized in I-40 stop

As children went door to door and trunk to trunk Tuesday evening collecting candy and other goodies, one man was having his treats taken away by law e...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Chainsaw artist Mike Ayers creates piece at Sampson farm

Chainsaw artist Mike Ayers creates piece at Sampson farm

Wood dust blew in the wind as Mike Ayers cranked up his chainsaw and carved feathers into a large tree trunk at Twiddle Dee Farms.For the artist, also...

November 1st, 2017 |