2017 Census of Agriculture gets underway

RALEIGH — The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) began mailing the 2017 Census of Agr...

December 12th, 2017 |  


A mid-afternoon snack

A mid-afternoon snack

A group of ravenous cows enjoy a mid-afternoon snack of hay. Hay has now been stored in barns and will be fed to cows during the upcoming winter month...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Sampson County 4-H forming youth club for dog owners

Sampson County 4-H forming youth club for dog owners

Throughout the year, 4-H offers many opportunities for youths. In 2018, dogs will have a chance to benefit from the organization too.Sampson County 4-...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Denning throws hat in ring

Denning throws hat in ring

A Sampson native who educated students in multiple counties for more than three decades is seeking to represent the people at the state level, with sp...

December 11th, 2017 updated: December 12th, 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 ...

December 11th, 2017 |  


The parades march on

The parades march on

The cold weather, mixed with rain, didn’t dampen the Christmas spirit around Sampson County this past weekend, as both Roseboro and Clinton held...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Meth arrests made after traffic stop

Meth arrests made after traffic stop

Four people with criminal convictions on their record have been charged in connection with a traffic stop in which meth was discovered.Early Saturday ...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Cutting an array of color

Cutting an array of color

Students in Sampson Community College’s Advanced Color and Cutting class held their first-ever hair competition. Online voters chose their favor...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Celebrating grandparents

Celebrating grandparents

Sunset Avenue School hosted a Grandparent’s Day Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 for the fourth and fifth grade students. Grandparents were invited to come ou...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Graduation ceremony and pig pickin’ to be held for Farm School

KENANSVILLE — The Small Business Center at James Sprunt Community College will hold a special ceremony for those completing the Southeastern NC ...

December 11th, 2017 |