Piano students awarded at 2016 spring recital

Piano students awarded at 2016 spring recital

At their annual end-of-school-year piano recital in May, students of Mary Wallace Goodwin were cited for a number of awards.The following students rec...

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


Footnotes to perform at Small House

Footnotes to perform at Small House

The Sampson Arts Council will host a Sunday Happenings today, June 5, beginning at 3 p.m. at the Victor Small House on College Street in Clinton. Voca...

June 4th, 2016 |  


Getting ‘em in the ground

Getting ‘em in the ground

Farm workers were hard at it last week, getting sweet potatoes in the soil in both Sampson and Duplin counties. Since the early 1970s, USDA statistics...

May 31st, 2016 |  


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 |