Cupcake Wars, Shark Tank coming soon

Cupcake Wars, Shark Tank coming soon

A war is coming soon — and the battle is going to involve special ingredients and taste buds.The Sampson County Cupcake Wars and Shark Tank Comp...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Smithfield marks Williams’ 50 years of service

Smithfield marks Williams’ 50 years of service

The Smithfield Foods Clinton plant honored Vernon Williams for 50 years of service during a lunch this week honoring longtime employees.While hosting ...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Halloween fun in Sampson

Halloween fun in Sampson

Local residents got in the Halloween spirit by making a pirate ghost ship at home on the corner of Allen and Fairfax streets in Clinton. It was create...

November 1st, 2017 |  


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 ...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Ten pounds of marijuana, hashish seized in I-40 stop

Ten pounds of marijuana, hashish seized in I-40 stop

As children went door to door and trunk to trunk Tuesday evening collecting candy and other goodies, one man was having his treats taken away by law e...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Chainsaw artist Mike Ayers creates piece at Sampson farm

Chainsaw artist Mike Ayers creates piece at Sampson farm

Wood dust blew in the wind as Mike Ayers cranked up his chainsaw and carved feathers into a large tree trunk at Twiddle Dee Farms.For the artist, also...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Clinton man, 20, charged in murder

Clinton man, 20, charged in murder

A 20-year-old Sampson resident on the lam for the past two months following a murder in Fayetteville was taken into custody Monday after an investigat...

October 31st, 2017 |  


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 31st, 2017 updated: October 31st, 2017. |  


Halloween haunts in downtown Clinton

Halloween haunts in downtown Clinton

Dressed as witches, Sheila Barefoot, director of the Sampson County Convention & Visitors Bureau, and Kaitlin Adkins, executive director of the Cl...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Museum to honor vets, military

Museum to honor vets, military

Members of the Sampson County History Museum are ready to honor veterans with a new addition for visitors.A groundbreaking for the Military Museum is ...

October 31st, 2017 |