Fatal shooting over weekend being probed

Fatal shooting over weekend being probed

A deadly shooting in southern Sampson County on Saturday night is being investigated by Sampson County Sheriff’s authorities, who released gener...

December 14th, 2017 |  


The gift of warmth

The gift of warmth

The students at L.C. Kerr School went home Tuesday with a special gift from one of Sunset Avenue’s fifth-grade students.Evan Gillespie collected...

December 14th, 2017 |  


Garland unveils new-look board

Garland unveils new-look board

GARLAND — With the help of family members, town leaders and a judge, several community leaders placed their hands on Bibles to began a new era o...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Man facing charges of rape, incest

Man facing charges of rape, incest

A man charged in October with indecent liberties after attempting to flee to Mexico is now facing local charges of rape and incest from the same young...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Bennett, Templin take oaths in Roseboro

Bennett, Templin take oaths in Roseboro

Roseboro commissioners Cyndi Templin and Anthony Bennett took oaths Tuesday night, following being elected to the board during the November election.B...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Forever Dabbin’ 4 DaeDae Toy Drive underway in Sampson

Forever Dabbin’ 4 DaeDae Toy Drive underway in Sampson

ROSEBORO — In March, the community and students at Roseboro Elementary School honored Ryan “DaeDae” Oates after he passed away, leav...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Starling gets nod as SCC’s next leader

Starling gets nod as SCC’s next leader

The Sampson Community College Board of Trustees has named the next president of the local educational institute.At a called meeting Tuesday afternoon,...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Trafficking probe nets arrests

Trafficking probe nets arrests

A drug complaint that focused in on a Salemburg-area residence was able to see a second suspect taking into custody Monday on methamphetamine traffick...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Sampson County 4-H forming youth club for dog owners

Sampson County 4-H forming youth club for dog owners

Throughout the year, 4-H offers many opportunities for youths. In 2018, dogs will have a chance to benefit from the organization too.Sampson County 4-...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Denning throws hat in ring

Denning throws hat in ring

A Sampson native who educated students in multiple counties for more than three decades is seeking to represent the people at the state level, with sp...

December 11th, 2017 updated: December 12th, 2017. |