Civitans show Christmas spirit through giving

Civitans show Christmas spirit through giving

Stacey Simmons walked around the Clinton Walmart Thursday evening, searching for a Tic-Tac-Toe game she knew one of her students wanted for Christmas....

December 9th, 2017 |  


Sampson students compete in Cupcake Wars, Shark Tank competition

Sampson students compete in Cupcake Wars, Shark Tank competition

SALEMBURG — Business partners Caegan Jackson and Mason Lockamy were a little nervous while presenting their idea to sharks — local busines...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Holiday tree lighting ceremony brings Garland community together

Holiday tree lighting ceremony brings Garland community together

GARLAND — After children sung Christmas carols at Rotary Park, a fire truck with lights and sirens blazing captured their attention as it rumble...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Sampson Elementary students engage in computer coding

Sampson Elementary students engage in computer coding

DUNN — With his eyes glued to computer screen, fourth-grader Wilson Mayo had fun learning how the electronic device in his hand actually worked....

December 8th, 2017 |  


Alleged dog abuser receives ’killing’ charge

Alleged dog abuser receives ’killing’ charge

A man charged with animal cruelty resulting in the euthanization of eight dogs last month has received another offense alleging he killed one due to s...

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


Johnson selected as Midway Middle band director

Johnson selected as Midway Middle band director

With the first half of the school year ending, Meredith Johnson is looking forward to continuing her journey as the leader of Midway Middle SchoolR...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Testing marks earn honors

Testing marks earn honors

Clinton High School is among four school districts in North Carolina receiving accolades for student achievement on Advance Placement testing.The dist...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Highway honor for Herring

Highway honor for Herring

Lieutenant Commander Rufus Geddie Herring loved his community and fought valiantly for his country, holding the distinction of being Sampson County...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Mayor begins forums designed to get citizen input

Mayor begins forums designed to get citizen input

GARLAND — Mayor Winifred Murphy kicked off a series of forum Tuesday afternoon with a mission of moving the town forward.During the daytime sess...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Sampson, Duplin Extension to host Mushroom workshop

Sampson, Duplin Extension to host Mushroom workshop

Agents from Sampson County and Duplin County Cooperative Extension are teaming up to bring a mushroom workshop to the public.The “Growing Shiita...

December 5th, 2017 |