Union ES continues tradition of Million Father March

Union ES continues tradition of Million Father March

For Principal Dr. Linda J. Carr, the first day of school is her favorite time of the year. The night before, it’s hard for her to sleep because ...

August 25th, 2017 |  


Plans for two-day fair in Garland now announced

Plans for two-day fair in Garland now announced

GARLAND — Town officials are now accepting entries for one of the biggest events of the year.The Fourth Annual Garland Community Fair is schedul...

August 25th, 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 25th, 2017 |  


Garland commissioners filling voids

Garland commissioners filling voids

GARLAND — With vacant seats on the town board, several members now have to roll up their sleeves more than they did before.During a recent speci...

August 24th, 2017 |  


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 |