Honoring nearly two centuries of service

Honoring nearly two centuries of service

Eight recent retirees representing 180 years of service to Sampson County were honored at Monday night’s Board of Commissioners meeting.Retirees...

January 9th, 2018 |  


Snow issue melts away

Snow issue melts away

Frigid temperatures that contributed to long-lasting snow on roadways, especially in southern Sampson County, have now tapered off and N.C. Department...

January 8th, 2018 |  


Correction

Due to a clerical error by the Sampson County Sheriff’s Office, which sent arrest reports from Jan. 3, 2017, to various media outlets on Jan. 3,...

January 8th, 2018 |  


Sampson Historical Society with Gen. Sherman historian, author

Sampson Historical Society with Gen. Sherman historian, author

The Sampson County Historical Society is ready to kickoff 2018 by inviting the public to learn about a local story and a military campaign that change...

January 8th, 2018 |  


Crews work to clear paths

Crews work to clear paths

The work to clear roadways will extend through the weekend as melting snow and slush was expected to produce icy conditions amid frigid temperatures, ...

January 5th, 2018 |  


‘Socks for Seniors’ benefits local residents

‘Socks for Seniors’ benefits local residents

Lizzie Phipps got really excited when she watched happy senior citizens go through piles of colorful socks with patterns.“They were trying to ma...

January 5th, 2018 |  


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 ...

January 5th, 2018 updated: January 5th, 2018. |  


Snow covers Sampson

Snow covers Sampson

The largest snow Sampson has seen in recent years shut down schools and government operations, and provided some a snow day just days into a new year....

January 4th, 2018 |  


DSS, Health consolidation options floated

Options for consolidating Sampson’s human service agencies will be on the table at Monday’s Board of Commissioners meeting, during which a...

January 3rd, 2018 updated: January 4th, 2018. |  


Clinton man gets eight felony drug counts

Clinton man gets eight felony drug counts

A Clinton man with eight felony drug warrants against him was taken into custody at his Clinton home earlier this week.Tajon Lamont Thompson, 27, of 4...

January 3rd, 2018 |