CCS students recognized

CCS students recognized

The Clinton City Board of Education recognized the Students of the Month for November during this week’s board meeting. Recognized were Martha L...

December 5th, 2017 |  


An Avenue of Pecans

An Avenue of Pecans

Eddie Faircloth strolled through an orchard of pecan trees as he looked off in the distance, surveying his crop. The majority are rooted in the earth,...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Preparing irrigation equipment for the winter season

Preparing irrigation equipment for the winter season

Now that the Christmas spirit is in the air and freezing temperatures are upon us, it is important for farmers to prepare their irrigation equipment f...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Officials optimistic about spring semester

Officials optimistic about spring semester

Sampson Community College has seen a downward trend in enrollment numbers over the last few semesters, but school officials are hoping the number of s...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Three stops yield three meth arrests

Three men were arrested after separate traffic stops within a three-hour window Friday night as they traveled in different areas of the county, each r...

December 4th, 2017 |  


HIV/AIDS Task Force commemorates World AIDS Day

HIV/AIDS Task Force commemorates World AIDS Day

In harmony, members of the community stood on the courthouse steps Friday night and sung together as candle lights flickered in their hands.The purpos...

December 4th, 2017 |  


Middle school band prepares for winter concert

Middle school band prepares for winter concert

The Sampson Middle School band students have been preparing for their big winter concert, coming up later this week, and an invitation to the public t...

December 4th, 2017 |  


Faison man dies in wreck; charge leveled

A Warsaw woman has been charged in connection with a head-on collision that claimed the life of a Faison man late Saturday night, a few miles north of...

December 4th, 2017 |  


Supporting small businesses

Supporting small businesses

Viola Marshall was our Sampson County Small Business Saturday Passport Drawing winner of $300 in cash. Marshall received the check from Elizabeth Stew...

December 4th, 2017 |  


Christmas comes to Newton Grove

Christmas comes to Newton Grove

Santa Claus and his helpers showed up to greet the crowd at the annual Newton Grove Christmas Parade on Saturday.Tiny Miss Hobbton Alexandra Cantrell ...

December 4th, 2017 |