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 |  


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 |  


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 |  


Sampson students compete in Cupcake Wars, Shark Tank competition

Sampson students compete in Cupcake Wars, Shark Tank competition

SALEMBURG — Business partners Caegan Jackson and Mason Lockamy were a little nervous while presenting their idea to sharks — local busines...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Holiday tree lighting ceremony brings Garland community together

Holiday tree lighting ceremony brings Garland community together

GARLAND — After children sung Christmas carols at Rotary Park, a fire truck with lights and sirens blazing captured their attention as it rumble...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Celebrating Christmas in the City

Celebrating Christmas in the City

Rex Bell of Hubb’s Farm gives a fist bump to one of the young riders of the barrel train, which delighted children throughout the night in downt...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Grinch spotted at college

Grinch spotted at college

Sampson Community College’s Academy of Continuing Excellence (ACE) students entertained a packed house at their ‘How The Grinch Stole Chri...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Sampson Elementary students engage in computer coding

Sampson Elementary students engage in computer coding

DUNN — With his eyes glued to computer screen, fourth-grader Wilson Mayo had fun learning how the electronic device in his hand actually worked....

December 8th, 2017 |  


To Mr. Wallum; from a grateful student

I am, to be brief, heartbroken. Tonight I learned through a Facebook post that one of my favorite teachers, Brian Wallum, an English instructor and lo...

December 8th, 2017 |