Clinton’s Ray keeps Powell’s legacy alive

Clinton’s Ray keeps Powell’s legacy alive

When educator Juandalynn Ray hears about the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching it brings to mind her warm and personal connection ...

October 18th, 2017 |  


College receives $1 million grant

College receives $1 million grant

Sampson Community College has been awarded more than $1 million in grant funding to assist with the construction of a welding and metal fabrication bu...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Clinton man, 63, suffers fatal gunshot wound

Clinton man, 63, suffers fatal gunshot wound

Clinton Police are investigating a “suspicious” shooting of a man, killed Tuesday afternoon after a day of drinking and fishing with his f...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Infant shot at birthday celebration; investigation ongoing

Infant shot at birthday celebration; investigation ongoing

An infant is in stable condition following a shooting in the Clinton area, in which two men opened fire on another at a birthday celebration Sunday, m...

October 17th, 2017 |  


School, Highway Patrol officials urge bus safety

School, Highway Patrol officials urge bus safety

With thousands of students riding school buses throughout Sampson County, district and law enforcement officials are encouraging motorists to “S...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Checkpoint yields over 130 offenses

A multi-agency driver’s checkpoint conducted on U.S. 701 on Saturday resulted in 135 total criminal and traffic violations, authorities said.The...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Unveiling a masterpiece

Unveiling a masterpiece

Sampson Community College is wrapping up a one-year celebration of the college’s golden anniversary, and local artists helped with the college&#...

October 17th, 2017 |  


‘Scarecrow’ success for Master Gardeners, Extension Office

‘Scarecrow’ success for Master Gardeners, Extension Office

With creative designs, local community members enjoyed putting their imaginations to work for the “Scarecrow in the Park” contest.It was h...

October 17th, 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 17th, 2017 updated: October 17th, 2017. |  


Barbecue Cook-Off winners

Barbecue Cook-Off winners

Receiving first place in the 23rd annual Barbecue Cook-Off, which coincided with the 30th annual Court Square Street Fair in Clinton this past weekend...

October 17th, 2017 |