Nuts for nutrients

Nuts for nutrients

A farmer on Summerlin’s Crossroads Road in Duplin County, above, spreads land plaster, below, to a peanut field. Both Duplin and Sampson County ...

July 19th, 2016 |  


In a pickle

In a pickle

Allison Hill sorts cucumbers after they run through the processor at ‘The Real Dill’ cucumber receiving station on the Tram Road in Duplin...

July 5th, 2016 |  


Sparkling spectacular

Sparkling spectacular

The night sky was filled with the glittering of fireworks as part of the celebration held at Weeks Park in Newton Grove Sunday night. The red, white a...

July 4th, 2016 updated: July 4th, 2016. |  


Waving on freedom

Waving on freedom

Flags fly brilliantly against a bright blue Washington sky, surrounding our nation’s Capitol Building, an appropriate portrait of that which rep...

July 4th, 2016 |  


Lovin’ it til the end

Lovin’ it til the end

Editor’s note: Today continues a series of feature front pages from Sampson Community College’s Level 4 photography class. More photos fro...

June 26th, 2016 |  


Wheat harvesting in full swing

Wheat harvesting in full swing

Wheat picking is in full gear across Sampson and Duplin counties. Above, a close-up shot of wheat in a field on Beautancus Road in Duplin County befor...

June 21st, 2016 updated: June 21st, 2016. |  


In the eye of the photographer

In the eye of the photographer

From understanding light to knowing what F-stop to use when switching from automatic to manual focus, students in Gloria Edwards’ Shutterbugs 3 ...

June 19th, 2016 |  


Readying the beans for planting

Readying the beans for planting

Workers load soybeans into a tractor’s planters, preparing them for transplant into a field on Tram Road in Duplin County. Duplin ranks 7th in t...

June 14th, 2016 updated: June 14th, 2016. |  


Transplanting the sweet potatoes

Transplanting the sweet potatoes

Workers with Warren Farming Company transplant sweet potatoes in the Halls community. It is the time of year for the transplant of the plants. Accordi...

June 14th, 2016 |  


Shutterbuggin’ it on the road

Shutterbuggin’ it on the road

Editor’s note: Today continues a series of feature front pages from Sampson Community College’s photography classes in Levels 2-4. Classes...

June 5th, 2016 |