Thornton to seek reelection

Thornton to seek reelection

Sheriff Jimmy Thornton’s cell phone number isn’t exactly a secret. Plenty of people have it and use it liberally. When he doesn’t an...

December 10th, 2017 |  


What’s cookin’

Clinton City SchoolsMonday, Dec. 11Spaghetti w/ Noodles/BreadstickTurkey, Ham & Cheese CroissantGreen BeansApplesauceMilkTuesday, Dec. 12Chick Fil...

December 10th, 2017 |  


Civitans show Christmas spirit through giving

Civitans show Christmas spirit through giving

Stacey Simmons walked around the Clinton Walmart Thursday evening, searching for a Tic-Tac-Toe game she knew one of her students wanted for Christmas....

December 9th, 2017 |  


Sampson students compete in Cupcake Wars, Shark Tank competition

Sampson students compete in Cupcake Wars, Shark Tank competition

SALEMBURG — Business partners Caegan Jackson and Mason Lockamy were a little nervous while presenting their idea to sharks — local busines...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Holiday tree lighting ceremony brings Garland community together

Holiday tree lighting ceremony brings Garland community together

GARLAND — After children sung Christmas carols at Rotary Park, a fire truck with lights and sirens blazing captured their attention as it rumble...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Celebrating Christmas in the City

Celebrating Christmas in the City

Rex Bell of Hubb’s Farm gives a fist bump to one of the young riders of the barrel train, which delighted children throughout the night in downt...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Grinch spotted at college

Grinch spotted at college

Sampson Community College’s Academy of Continuing Excellence (ACE) students entertained a packed house at their ‘How The Grinch Stole Chri...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Sampson Elementary students engage in computer coding

Sampson Elementary students engage in computer coding

DUNN — With his eyes glued to computer screen, fourth-grader Wilson Mayo had fun learning how the electronic device in his hand actually worked....

December 8th, 2017 |  


To Mr. Wallum; from a grateful student

I am, to be brief, heartbroken. Tonight I learned through a Facebook post that one of my favorite teachers, Brian Wallum, an English instructor and lo...

December 8th, 2017 |  


CCS data shows need for improvement

CCS data shows need for improvement

State report cards for local schools were released earlier this week, highlighting the strengths and weaknesses for student performance in Clinton Cit...

December 7th, 2017 |