Author visits Butler

Author visits Butler

Author, motivational speaker, youth advocate, and social worker Ronnie Sidney, II LCSW visited Butler Avenue School Friday, Nov. 3, to speak to studen...

November 6th, 2017 |  


Suspect in McKenzie Sessoms’ murder back in custody

Suspect in McKenzie Sessoms’ murder back in custody

A teenager charged in the 2013 murder and rape of a Salemburg Elementary School fifth-grader is back in the Sampson County Detention Center after repo...

November 5th, 2017 updated: November 5th, 2017. |  


Law enforcement behemoth

Law enforcement behemoth

Since the Sampson County Sheriff’s Office put the newest addition to its fleet on the road a couple months ago, it has been the subject of plent...

November 5th, 2017 |  


Packing in a little service

Packing in a little service

Laughter could be heard as the door to a back building at Sunset Avenue School swung open, showing off a table laden with food supplies and a half doz...

November 5th, 2017 |  


Questions abound as HB13 looms

Questions abound as HB13 looms

House Bill 13 is rearing its ugly head again, now that local school officials are having to bring the legislation back to the table and start making d...

November 5th, 2017 |  


Beehive extends hours in Newton Grove

Beehive extends hours in Newton Grove

NEWTON GROVE — During the summer of 2016, supporters of U Care Inc. celebrated the opening of a new location for The Beehive Thrift Store to hel...

November 5th, 2017 |  


Holiday fitness program starting soon

Holiday fitness program starting soon

When it comes to holiday season, health enthusiasts stress that “the only thing that should be stuffed is the turkey.”Sampson County Coope...

November 5th, 2017 |  


Diabetes awareness is vital to good health

Diabetes awareness is vital to good health

Sampson County Partners for Healthy Carolinians is a local group that consists of public-private partnerships representing public health, hospitals, h...

November 4th, 2017 |  


What’s cookin’

Clinton City SchoolsMonday, Nov. 6Beef A Roni w/RollCorn DogGreen BeansApplesauceMilkTuesday, Nov. 7Chicken Nuggets w/WafflesSloppy Joe on Bun/ 1 crac...

November 4th, 2017 |  


Smithfield gives back to United Way

Smithfield gives back to United Way

Employees of Smithfield raised more than $72,000 for the United Way 2018 Campaign. The check recently presented to members of United Way at the Clinto...

November 3rd, 2017 |