Police spread joy

Police spread joy

Approximately 20 Santas converged on the aging population of a Clinton assisted living facility this week bearing gifts and some Christmas cheer for t...

December 24th, 2015 |  


Decreasing Sampson’s infant deaths

Decreasing Sampson’s infant deaths

With one of the highest infant mortality rates in the state, Sampson County health officials are continuing the stress the importance of prenatal care...

December 24th, 2015 |  


Sampson County Schools working towards educational objectives

Sampson County Schools working towards educational objectives

Sampson County School officially met several objectives for improving language proficiency and plans to make improvements in other areas.Lisa Reynolds...

December 24th, 2015 |  


Register eyes return to county schools

Register eyes return to county schools

A veteran of Sampson County Schools, Timothy Register is seeking to return to the system he served for three decades.“The timing just seemed rig...

December 23rd, 2015 |  


Clinton American Legion, Auxiliary honors veterans

Clinton American Legion, Auxiliary honors veterans

With American flags in his hand, Shelton McCallop looked towards the grounds of Sandhills Cemetery. Some of the markings on the graves were hard to re...

December 23rd, 2015 |  


Sydney Johnson joins Sampson County Extension Office

Sydney Johnson joins Sampson County Extension Office

As the newest agent for Sampson County Cooperative Extension, Sydney Johnson is ready to help local families.“I’m excited to be in Sampson...

December 23rd, 2015 |  


Foster children receive donation

Foster children receive donation

On Dec. 14, the Men’s Club at Sampson Correctional Institution in Clinton donated four $250 gift cards to Sampson County Foster Care Manager Lyn...

December 22nd, 2015 |  


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 22nd, 2015 |  


CCS honors students

CCS honors students

Clinton City Schools recently recognized the Students of the Month for November. First row, from left, TaMya Garner, L.C. Kerr School; Lotia Kirby, Su...

December 22nd, 2015 |  


Sampson’s sweet outreach

Sampson’s sweet outreach

The rooms inside the administrative building of the Sampson Correctional facility smelled like a bakery Friday, as dozens upon dozens of cakes were st...

December 22nd, 2015 |