Walking with faith

Walking with faith

Temperatures were in the mid 80s last Wednesday, but Becky Spell Vann was happy to make the 25 minute walk from Butler Drive to Southeast Boulevard de...

October 7th, 2017 |  


Bridge replacement set for Oct. 16

Bridge work across Sampson County has now closed another bridge to motorist.The North Carolina Department of Transportation has announced the closure ...

October 7th, 2017 |  


Sampson teen dies as result of wreck injuries

Sampson teen dies as result of wreck injuries

A Sampson County teen has succumbed to injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident.Andrew Warren, 19, of Clinton, died Saturday afternoon following...

October 7th, 2017 |  


Honoring the Legacy

Honoring the Legacy

DUNN — Alumni from Pleasant Grove High School stood near the entrance of the Midway Head Start Center and shared special memories together.More ...

October 7th, 2017 updated: October 7th, 2017. |  


Roseboro Elementary student joins Fayetteville Symphony Youth Orchestra

Roseboro Elementary student joins Fayetteville Symphony Youth Orchestra

ROSEBORO — With a bow in her hand, Emma Matthews enjoys using her talent and creating beautiful music on her violin.She recently played a few no...

October 7th, 2017 updated: October 7th, 2017. |  


Program aims to prevent teen pregnancy

Program aims to prevent teen pregnancy

ROSE HILL — Kathie Davidson learned about the struggles of a teenage parent when her son became a father at the age of 16.Davidson is currently ...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Students pay it forward

Students pay it forward

ROSEBORO — For several weeks, a group of children walked through the doors of their school with pennies, nickles, dimes and quarters.With a goal...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Doctor urges self exams, screenings

Doctor urges self exams, screenings

Each year, more and more women are being diagnosed with breast cancer. In Sampson County alone, more than 65 women are being given the diagnosis and l...

October 5th, 2017 |  


Five kilos of cocaine seized

Five kilos of cocaine seized

Two Clinton residents are facing charges of drug trafficking after 5 kilograms of cocaine were seized by Sampson County drug agents, working in conjun...

October 5th, 2017 updated: October 5th, 2017. |  


Planning move ‘vexes’ officials

Planning move ‘vexes’ officials

A move by the county to depart a joint planning venture with the City of Clinton and implement a brand new two-person department has perplexed plannin...

October 5th, 2017 |