More than just a pretty field

More than just a pretty field

The greens, whites and purples make this Duplin County field come alive in the sunlight, but it’s more than just a pretty field of flowers. The ...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


The eye of the photographer

The eye of the photographer

When Kelly Jones decided to step from behind the camera and take over instruction of Sampson Community College’s Shutterbugs II class from long-...

May 21st, 2017 |  


Learning the basics

Learning the basics

Union Elementary students had their annual field day April 28. The Garland EMS workers talked with the students and shared basic first aid information...

May 17th, 2017 |  


SCC honors outstanding grads, marshals

SCC honors outstanding grads, marshals

Outstanding graduates for SCC’s 2017 commencement, from left, were: Tilford Jerome Mcneal Jr., Eileen M. Lopez Jackson, Payton O’Quinn, Ha...

May 16th, 2017 updated: May 16th, 2017. |  


A new focus

A new focus

Rolene Williamson leans into her tripod and twists the dial that sets her camera to timer. She studies it closely for a second more, than quickly move...

May 14th, 2017 |  


Clinton Garden Club holds May meeting

Clinton Garden Club holds May meeting

The Clinton Garden Club met May 2 at Coharie Country Club for the final meeting before their summer break. Here, Kara Donatelli, director of the Samps...

May 9th, 2017 |  


Despite wet fields, farmers are still trying to get down rows to plow recently set out tobacco. Sampson farmers tend some 13,600 acres of tobacco now,...

May 9th, 2017 |  


Farmers busy spraying, planting

Farmers busy spraying, planting

Farm crews have been busy in most eastern North Carolina counties, including Sampson and Duplin, setting out tobacco plants and spraying wheat fields,...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


Art in the Park

Art in the Park

The first-ever “Art in the Park” was hosted earlier this month by the Sampson County Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program on the Sa...

April 16th, 2017 |  


‘I am the resurrection and the life’

‘I am the resurrection and the life’

On this Easter Sunday morning, Christians across the globe are celebrating the resurrection of Jesus Christ, who died on the cross for the sins of hum...

April 16th, 2017 |