Lowes teams up with Garland to beautify town

Lowes teams up with Garland to beautify town

GARLAND — With the help of a local home improvement store, town leaders are looking forward to improving the look of downtown by placing new tre...

September 9th, 2015 |  


A warrior’s welcome

A warrior’s welcome

It was four long decades ago, but the stigma that followed Vietnam War veteran Lindsay Peterson upon his return home is as vivid as yesterday.The shun...

September 9th, 2015 |  


Garland Sept.11 ceremony set for Friday

Garland Sept.11 ceremony set for Friday

GARLAND — Garland is observing the 14th anniversary of 9/11 by flying their flags at half-staff as directed by President Barack Obama.The event ...

September 9th, 2015 |  


‘Coffey’ break

‘Coffey’ break

Polly Coffey takes a respite from her daily 10-mile trek around Clinton to get a sip of coffee and read the paper, a special ‘scarf’ aroun...

September 9th, 2015 updated: September 9th, 2015. |  


Roseboro native takes acting career to the next level

Roseboro native takes acting career to the next level

Monty Hobbs chews on the rubber tip of a fruit-flavored electronic cigarette as he eyes an audition reel, a smartphone cradled between a shoulder and ...

September 9th, 2015 |  


School offers Christian learning

School offers Christian learning

Amiee Pope believes in the value of a good education and the opportunity for a student to learn in a Christian-based environment at the same time. For...

September 8th, 2015 |  


Sampson film gets name, brings on local talent

Sampson film gets name, brings on local talent

Long gone is the sound of the tobacco auctioneer’s voice at the old Thornton Warehouse on South West Boulevard in Clinton, where, years ago, bal...

September 8th, 2015 |  


Expo to highlight businesses

Expo to highlight businesses

Officials with the Clinton-Sampson Chamber of Commerce and the Sampson County Agri-Exposition Center are all about showcasing local businesses. In a c...

September 7th, 2015 |  


Fire claims life of one in Clement area

Fire claims life of one in Clement area

Sunday morning started as every other day for Sherry Bostic. A house fire just across the street later in the evening would change everything.Sampson ...

September 7th, 2015 updated: September 7th, 2015. |  


1 dead in Autryville-area fire

One person is believed dead following a house fire in the Autryville area that was reported Sunday night.According to early reports from the Sampson C...

September 6th, 2015 |