Camera’s canvass captures photographers’ creativity

Camera’s canvass captures photographers’ creativity

(Editor’s note: This Sunday begins a series of feature front pages from Sampson Community College’s photography classes in Levels 1-4. Cla...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Mingo SCV Camp gives award to Union JROTC cadet

Mingo SCV Camp gives award to Union JROTC cadet

The Union High School JROTC held its annual Military Ball at the Mad Boar in Wallace last month.The Mingo Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp 1717 repre...

May 28th, 2016 updated: May 28th, 2016. |  


Thornton earns award

Thornton earns award

Joshua Thornton receives the Military Officers Association Award from USAF ROTC Col. Shantz on May 12 at Southern Wayne High School. Josh is the son o...

May 24th, 2016 |  


A sage planting

A sage planting

In northern Duplin County, one can find a pretty white and purple field with what most would think is an unusual but beautiful crop. Its name is just ...

May 17th, 2016 updated: May 17th, 2016. |  


Mooo-ving into the line

Mooo-ving into the line

Beef cattle on a farm in Duplin County, above, look to be ready and waiting for feeding time, while this young calf, below, heads to the line, hopeful...

May 10th, 2016 |  


Nearing time for the harvest

Nearing time for the harvest

A close-up of a wheat field in Duplin County shows the pollination of the grain. Wheat, which was planted in October both in Duplin and here in Sampso...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


GO-ing all out to say thank you

GO-ing all out to say thank you

GO Automotive owner Steve Stefanovich donned apron and tongs last week, transforming from car dealer to grill master, all to say thank you to his empl...

April 28th, 2016 |  


Local flavor at the State Farmer’s Market

Local flavor at the State Farmer’s Market

Everything from asparagus to radishes, tomatoes and cucumbers could be found last week at the State Farmer’s Market in Raleigh, including fresh ...

April 26th, 2016 |  


The Photo Ark

The Photo Ark

WASHINGTON, DC — With Ann and Don Butler in the lead, a group of about 13 Sampson and Duplin residents recently toured the National Geographic&#...

April 24th, 2016 |  


Going into the ground

Going into the ground

Farmers are readying tobacco plants for the ground now, as spring moves into high gear. Here, workers head down long rows setting out the plants, even...

April 19th, 2016 |