Clerk of Court appointee takes oath

Clerk of Court appointee takes oath

Republican Dwight S. Williams Jr. was sworn in Wednesday morning as Sampson County Clerk of Superior Court. With wife Debbie and his family by his sid...

January 31st, 2018 |  


Chamber gears up for February events

Chamber gears up for February events

We are gearing up for big things in February. I think we can all agree January lasted forever! With the winter storms and catching up after the holida...

January 31st, 2018 |  


Shelter at a savings

Shelter at a savings

The work of Sampson Community College students can be seen across the community, from welded metal dog art at Fisher Park to houses built by the colle...

January 31st, 2018 |  


Upward Bound students to host African-American Read-Ins

Upward Bound students to host African-American Read-Ins

In honor of Black History Month, a group of local students are looking forward to telling stories at libraries in the area.Upward Bound students from ...

January 31st, 2018 |  


‘Rise Up’ event slated for Feb. 24

‘Rise Up’ event slated for Feb. 24

Becky Spell Vann has a heart for mission work, and through this year’s Rise Up conference she hopes to share that love with the community.In the...

January 31st, 2018 |  


Sampson Board of Education honors new teacher coordinator

Sampson Board of Education honors new teacher coordinator

Brenda Nordin was recently honored for guiding new teachers when they step into classrooms at Sampson County Schools.The coordinator for the Beginning...

January 30th, 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 ...

January 30th, 2018 |  


Area churches hosting celebration services

Area churches hosting celebration services

On Thursday, Feb. 1-2, at 7 p.m. (nightly) The Month of the Prophets will be held at The New Church of Christ, Faison. The guest messenger will be Pro...

January 30th, 2018 |  


SCC, Schindler form partnership

SCC, Schindler form partnership

The Schindler Corporation office in Clinton has created a pipeline to keep its thriving business strong for years to come in this area.Schindler, foun...

January 30th, 2018 |  


Midway students recognized

Midway students recognized

Midway Elementary has announced the December Students of the Month. The character trait is kindness. Students recognized were: Kimberly Avila-Ventura,...

January 30th, 2018 |