Kids continue to give us lessons on Christmas

Sometimes children can make us see things so much clearer than we, as adults, often do.That’s likely never truer than at Christmas when the mad ...

December 23rd, 2015 |  


Respecting and celebrating differences

Respecting and celebrating differences

One recent article on teaching children tolerance defined the term as follows: “Tolerance means respecting and learning from others, valuing dif...

December 20th, 2015 |  


Roseboro-Salemburg Middle’s Hall makes us proud

Roseboro-Salemburg Middle’s Olivia Hall has put Sampson County and Sampson County Schools on the map once again, all because she is an amazing t...

December 20th, 2015 |  


The Grinch and a heart transplant

The Grinch and a heart transplant

Honestly, I wasn’t too excited when I saw that the musical, “How the Grinch Stole Christmas,” was on our itinerary for our bus trip ...

December 20th, 2015 |  


Citizens, Clinton Police partnership makes safety a priority

If residents don’t think their concerns aren’t taken seriously then they haven’t traveled the streets of Clinton lately.For the past...

December 20th, 2015 |  


When thespirit ofChristmas arrives

Next week as we prepare to unwrap brightly colored gifts, share a hug or kiss under the mistletoe and relish in the magic that this most wondrous time...

December 18th, 2015 updated: December 18th, 2015. |  


Diaries of Christmases of yesteryear

The longer one lives the higher the tower from which the Christmas bells ring; the sweeter the angels sing and the brighter the Star of Bethlehem. The...

December 17th, 2015 |  


Rotary Club shares the magic of Christmas

Members of the Clinton-Sampson Rotary Club, as well as other civic organizations across Sampson County, have the right idea of how best to offer Chris...

December 17th, 2015 |  


Lockamy has served county well

Billy Lockamy has served Sampson County well during his eight years as a member of the Sampson County Board of Commissioners, a tenure which will end ...

December 13th, 2015 |  


Fear is a motivator

Fear is a motivator

Okay, let’s be honest. How many of you have been recently in a public place, like a shopping mall or a church, and have thought, “A terror...

December 13th, 2015 updated: December 13th, 2015. |