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 |  


Capturing history

Capturing history

On a bright, yet crisp, cold and windy April day, 13 Sampson and Duplin county residents, cameras hanging from their necks and tripods at the ready, t...

April 17th, 2016 |  


Mere Garden Club meets

Mere Garden Club meets

The Just-A-Mere Garden Club met on April 5. Wilma Jean Wise had the devotion. Beverly Best presented a program on how to care for garden tools. The ho...

April 16th, 2016 |  


Two collide at Johnson, McKoy streets

Two collide at Johnson, McKoy streets

Clinton firefighters work to clear debris from a wreck scene early Friday morning at the corner of Sampson and Johnson streets while police officers i...

April 15th, 2016 |  


Red, ripe and ready

Red, ripe and ready

Boxes of red, ripe and delicious strawberries are being picked and readied for market now in Sampson and Duplin counties, and stands can be found dott...

April 11th, 2016 |  


A-planting we will go

A-planting we will go

This farmer kicks up a little dust as he plants corn on a recent Saturday afternoon. Farmers are returning to the fields as cold weather begins to giv...

April 5th, 2016 |  


Celebrating 96

Celebrating 96

Former Sampson County Clerk of Court Charlie T. McCullen mugs for the camera during his birthday celebration with family and friends. McCullen turned ...

April 2nd, 2016 |