Readying the sweet potatoes

Readying the sweet potatoes

Sweet potato plant beds are being prepared, this one in northern Duplin County. The picture shows the potatoes after they have been placed in the bed....

March 29th, 2016 |  


SCC phoneathon about community, volunteers

SCC phoneathon about community, volunteers

The Sampson Community College Foundation, with the help of a giving community, raised $20,000 as part of the annual SCC Phonathon, held March 15.This ...

March 27th, 2016 |  


‘He has risen…’

‘He has risen…’

The cross at Clinton Cemetery stands majestic in the morning sunlight, a reminder today of the risen Christ. Christians across the globe will celebrat...

March 27th, 2016 |  


DAR welcomes new members

DAR welcomes new members

The Daughters of the American Revolution, Richard Clinton Chapter, recently welcomed new members during a meeting at the home of member Bonnie Barr. C...

March 26th, 2016 updated: March 26th, 2016. |  


Almost ready for planting

Almost ready for planting

Thousands of tobacco plants, above, shimmer in the morning sunlight, housed in this greenhouse on Beautancus Road in Duplin County. The plants are sti...

March 21st, 2016 updated: March 22nd, 2016. |  


Bubbling over with excitement

Bubbling over with excitement

Jean McLeod, above, a student in Sampson Community College’s Shutterbugs 4 photography class, gets up close and personal with one of dozens of b...

March 14th, 2016 |  


DAR’s American History essay winners honored

DAR’s American History essay winners honored

The Richard Clinton Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution recently honored Chapter winners of the American History Essay Contest during ...

March 12th, 2016 |  


DAR district meeting held

DAR district meeting held

The district meeting of the Daughters of the American Revolution was hosted by the Richard Clinton Chapter earlier this year at the Rose Hill Restaura...

March 12th, 2016 |  


NC Music Association District Winners

NC Music Association District Winners

A group of Mary Goodwin’s piano students were district winners in the North Carolina Music Association. They will compete April 16 for state hon...

March 12th, 2016 updated: March 14th, 2016. |  


Lions host Humanity’s Bright

Lions host Humanity’s Bright

On Monday, the Clinton Lions Club welcomed guest speaker Nathan Bright, director of Faith and Community Outreach with the Fayetteville Area Habitat fo...

March 10th, 2016 |