Probe ongoing into Faison-area shooting death

Sampson County Sheriff’s authorities are investigating a shooting death that occurred Friday night, in which a male was found inside his Faison-...

September 15th, 2015 |  


Registration underway for 4-H swine show

After a long hiatus, a popular livestock show is returning to Sampson County.Registration for the 2015 Sampson Swine Show is underway and the entry de...

September 15th, 2015 |  


Three charged in home invasion

Three charged in home invasion

Three men have been charged in connection with a home invasion on Ira B. Tart Road in northern Sampson, one of whom was linked to a Hayes Mill Road in...

September 14th, 2015 updated: September 14th, 2015. |  


Traffic stop yields meth charges

Traffic stop yields meth charges

A Clinton woman has been charged with felony drug offenses after a routine traffic stop yielded meth and some of the ingredients used to make it.Kaela...

September 14th, 2015 updated: September 14th, 2015. |  


Sampson facing skyrocketing e-waste cost

TVs, computers, printers and other electronic waste are piling up at two Sampson County sites, and it’s going to take a lot more money from coun...

September 13th, 2015 |  


Pow Wow honors heritage

Pow Wow honors heritage

Jon-Morgan Clark of the Lumbee Tribe, far left, participates in the Grand Entry portion for the 46th annual Pow Wow. During the event, he played with ...

September 13th, 2015 |  


R’boro board talks paving, grants

R’boro board talks paving, grants

ROSEBORO — Paving streets has been a topic for discussion among commissioners in previous meetings and once again made its way onto September me...

September 12th, 2015 |  


Holler of a good time

Holler of a good time

SPIVEY’S CORNER — Tony Peacock knows a lot about hollering.He’s done it so well, he received a large trophy for it last year during ...

September 12th, 2015 |  


Garland reflects on 9/11 attacks, honors Tara Hobbs

Garland reflects on 9/11 attacks, honors Tara Hobbs

GARLAND — Pamela Hobbs remembers talking to her cousin Tara Yvette Hobbs days before Sept. 11, 2001.During their telephone conversation they cha...

September 11th, 2015 |  


Inspections to come with cost for towns

Inspections to come with cost for towns

For years, all fire inspections within Sampson and its towns have been conducted by the county, which simply cannot continue doing that without fees a...

September 11th, 2015 updated: September 11th, 2015. |