Marching to the polls

Marching to the polls

The Sampson County branch of the NAACP sponsored ‘Moral March to the Polls’ on Saturday, in honor of Bloody Sunday in Selma, Ala., more th...

March 7th, 2016 |  


An enchanted night

An enchanted night

Mirabella Edwards enjoy dancing with her father, Paul Edwards, during the ‘Enchanted Evening’ Father & Daughter Dance on Saturday nigh...

March 1st, 2016 |  


4-H livestock judging

4-H livestock judging

Sampson County 4-H recently had three youth attend the Judging in January Contest which took place in Raleigh at the North Carolina State University B...

February 29th, 2016 |  


Clinton-Sampson Chamber of Commerce winners

Clinton-Sampson Chamber of Commerce winners

The Clinton-Sampson Chamber of Commerce honored entrepreneurs during the 46th Annual Celebration at the Agri-Exposition Center on Tuesday night. Many ...

February 25th, 2016 |  


Wrapped for warmth

Wrapped for warmth

These horses, on a McGee’s Church Road farm, were wrapped in blankets to keep them warm during the frigidly cold temperatures of the past week. ...

February 15th, 2016 |  


Awarding excellence

Awarding excellence

Last month, it was announced that Belinda Parker, a senior administrative specialist with the Cllinton Police Department, was selected as the CityR...

February 11th, 2016 |  


Too wet to work

Too wet to work

This farm tractor sits idle outside a cow pasture Monday. Although there were blue skies and temperatures in the mid-50s Monday, wet ground left after...

February 8th, 2016 |  


Honoring Clinton’s finest

Honoring Clinton’s finest

The 2015 Clinton Police Officer of the Year Cpl. Matt Bland was recognized at Tuesday’s City Council meeting. Bland, who is part of CPD’s ...

February 3rd, 2016 |  


Backstage laughs with Gregory

Backstage laughs with Gregory

Comedian James Gregory entertains City Councilwoman Jean Turlington, Clinton resident Til Herring and Sampson Independent Publisher/Editor Sherry Matt...

January 25th, 2016 updated: January 25th, 2016. |  


Having a ‘wild’ time

Having a ‘wild’ time

The annual Wild Game Cookout, sponsored by the Friends of Sampson County Waterways, was held Jan. 9 at Clinton City Market. As has become tradition, t...

January 20th, 2016 |