Sampson, Clinton City students return to the classroom

Sampson, Clinton City students return to the classroom

SALEMBURG — With crayons in their hands, a group of kindergartners at Salemburg Middle School concentrated on staying within the lines while add...

August 25th, 2015 |  


Building a barn art tapestry across Sampson

Building a barn art tapestry across Sampson

Two more specialty-made “barn quilts” have now been installed at locations in Sampson County, bringing local officials a step closer towar...

August 25th, 2015 |  


Sampson man robbed at gunpoint inside home

Sampson man robbed at gunpoint inside home

A northern Sampson man was robbed at gunpoint inside his home in the early-morning hours Sunday, with armed suspects reportedly getting away with thou...

August 24th, 2015 |  


Clinton man receives felony drug charge

Clinton man receives felony drug charge

A Clinton man has received a felony charge of being in possession of the key ingredient to methamphetamine.Miles Andrew Pope, 28, of 414 Wrye Branch R...

August 24th, 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 ...

August 24th, 2015 |  


Sampson County Schools, Clinton City Schools host College Gear Up

Sampson County Schools, Clinton City Schools host College Gear Up

Each year students with outstanding grades and accolades apply to colleges and universities throughout North Carolina, but sometimes they don’t ...

August 23rd, 2015 |  


Clinton teen charged with statutory rape

Clinton teen charged with statutory rape

A Clinton teenager has received a felony rape charge against him following allegations of improper acts with a 14-year-old girl, Sampson County Sherif...

August 23rd, 2015 |  


Hobbton High School’s val, sal take next step

Hobbton High School’s val, sal take next step

Michael Bass is currently at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill learning the traditions of The Marching Tar Heels.“It’s a whole ...

August 23rd, 2015 |  


Pounds of pot seized

Pounds of pot seized

Another day, another bust by the Sampson County Sheriff’s Special Investigations Division, which seized 15 pounds of marijuana, a couple weapons...

August 23rd, 2015 |  


U.S. 13 lane closures in Sampson start Monday

Starting at 8 a.m., Monday, Aug. 24, and ending Friday, Sept. 4, the N.C. Department of Transportation will intermittently close one lane in each dire...

August 21st, 2015 |