Filing period opens Monday

Filing period opens Monday

Filing for the 2018 general election kicks off Monday, with 10 local school and government board positions up for grabs, along with the Sampson County...

February 10th, 2018 |  


Plain View vision rolling

Plain View vision rolling

DUNN — Members of the Plain View community are making progress towards building a park for northern Sampson County.But to make the vision become...

February 10th, 2018 |  


CPD, partners keep ‘mind’ on mental health

CPD, partners keep ‘mind’ on mental health

The Clinton Police Department is the first agency in North Carolina and among the first 10 in the world to complete the International Association of C...

February 9th, 2018 |  


Samson Middle’s Lowe attends Chicago music conference

Samson Middle’s Lowe attends Chicago music conference

As the band director of Sampson Middle Schools, Vevlyn Lowe enjoys seeing musicians reach their full potential.After taking a trip to Chicago in the w...

February 9th, 2018 |  


Boy Scouts Tuscarora Council celebrating 95 years with anniversary event

Boy Scouts Tuscarora Council celebrating 95 years with anniversary event

The Tuscarora Council of the Boy Scouts of America are ready to celebrate nearly a century of helping youths become better leaders.Its 95th anniversar...

February 8th, 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 ...

February 8th, 2018 |  


Changing lives at Hobbton High

Changing lives at Hobbton High

Editor’s note: Second in a series this month celebrating Black History by honoring difference-makers in the community.NEWTON GROVE — As th...

February 8th, 2018 |  


Warren takes new role, to lead testing efforts

Warren takes new role, to lead testing efforts

Susan Warren is looking forward to continuing her journey with Sampson County Schools.It was recently announced that longtime educator and administrat...

February 7th, 2018 |  


Speed stop nets heroin in Sampson

Speed stop nets heroin in Sampson

A Southport man is facing felony charges in Sampson County following a traffic stop for speeding on I-40, during which heroin was found, according to ...

February 7th, 2018 |  


Williams named Police Officer of Year

Williams named Police Officer of Year

Tyler Williams was honored as 2017 Police Officer of the Year during Tuesday night’s City Council meeting. Here, he is flanked by Mayor Lew Star...

February 7th, 2018 |