Emergency expansion

Emergency expansion

Sampson Regional Medical Center’s emergency room, designed in the 1970s, has a bed capacity that can accommodate about 17,000 visits annually, b...

October 18th, 2015 |  


Clinton City, Sampson County students attend college fair at Bellamy

Clinton City, Sampson County students attend college fair at Bellamy

Inside a chatter-filled gymnasium at the Bellamy Center, Brittany Andrew and Courtney Mixon walked around observing the abundance of college choices.T...

October 18th, 2015 |  


Garland officials taking steps towards repairing softball fields

Garland officials taking steps towards repairing softball fields

GARLAND — The matter of providing recreational activities for local youths resurfaced during a recent meeting for Garland Commissioners. But a l...

October 17th, 2015 |  


Early voting begins next week

Early voting begins next week

The 2015 Municipal Election will see hotly-contested races for four mayoral posts and a number of other town posts across Sampson County, highlighted ...

October 16th, 2015 |  


A cultural lesson

A cultural lesson

SALEMBURG — Students and teachers at Salemburg Elementary School this week enjoyed learning about traditions of the Coharie Tribe and Native Ame...

October 16th, 2015 |  


Garland Commissioners,Mayor Winifred Murphy discuss community building.

Garland Commissioners,Mayor Winifred Murphy discuss community building.

GARLAND — Mayor Winifred Murphy wants to see the town’s community center reopened, but commissioners said it’s not the right time.Th...

October 16th, 2015 |  


NEWTON GROVE — For several months, town officials discussed installing a digital kiosk as a problem fixer for annoyance issues with signs in the...

October 15th, 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 ...

October 15th, 2015 updated: October 16th, 2015. |  


A ‘royal’ gesture

A ‘royal’ gesture

SALEMBURG — Many girls grow up dreaming about wearing a sparkling crown, standing in the spotlight and being named a queen. During Lakewood High...

October 15th, 2015 updated: October 15th, 2015. |  


Belvoir group urges support in mining battle

Belvoir group urges support in mining battle

A group opposed to the construction of sand and gravel mining operations along Five Bridge Road and High House Road again voiced their concerns Tuesda...

October 15th, 2015 |