Donation made by Firehouse Subs

Donation made by Firehouse Subs

High schools and middle schools throughout Sampson County are now safer because of new life-saving equipment.Sampson County schools recently announced...

August 24th, 2017 |  


SCC on the road again

SCC on the road again

Sampson Community College recently marked another graduation for its Truck Driver Training program. Pictured, from left, are: front row- Christopher H...

August 24th, 2017 |  


Occupancy tax poised to double

Occupancy tax poised to double

The doubling of a room occupancy tax that would aid tourism efforts locally, a goal of the Sampson County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) for yea...

August 23rd, 2017 |  


Church nutrition program continues mission at Mt. Zion

Church nutrition program continues mission at Mt. Zion

MAGNOLIA — The Rev. Jimmy Melvin is making better choices when it comes to his health. One decision he made with his wife, the Rev. Janet Melvin...

August 23rd, 2017 |  


Progress for court rolling along

Progress for court rolling along

GARLAND — Town officials are continuing to make plans for a basketball court at the Curtis D. Cain Memorial Park.Smith Brothers Paving began wor...

August 23rd, 2017 |  


Clinton Main Street earns accreditation

For the third straight year, the City of Clinton has earned National Main Street Accreditation by hitting benchmarks for progress and continuing to mo...

August 22nd, 2017 |  


Tenth annual ‘Unity In the Community’ coming to Harrells

Tenth annual ‘Unity In the Community’ coming to Harrells

HARRELLS — Community members are preparing to celebrate a decade of fellowship and unity.The annual “Unity In the Community” event i...

August 22nd, 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 ...

August 21st, 2017 updated: August 21st, 2017. |  


R’boro teen charged in vehicle break-ins

R’boro teen charged in vehicle break-ins

A Roseboro teenager is facing charges in connection with a rash of break-ins in the Roseboro last week, in which financial cards were taken and subseq...

August 21st, 2017 updated: August 21st, 2017. |  


Back to the classroom

Back to the classroom

ROSEBORO — Third-grade math teacher Roshika Boone returned to her Roseboro Elementary School classroom Thursday morning. The days of the summer ...

August 17th, 2017 |