Building a barn art tapestry across Sampson

Building a barn art tapestry across Sampson

Two more specialty-made “barn quilts” have now been installed at locations in Sampson County, bringing local officials a step closer towar...

August 25th, 2015 |  


Local WWI vets given honors

Local WWI vets given honors

Betty Arthur remembers being a young child hearing stories from her father about his service during World War I. She also remembers similar stories as...

August 25th, 2015 |  


R’boro gets final nod to refinance loans

ROSEBORO — After months of discussion, the town’s commissioners have signed a resolution that allows them to refinance the Sewer General O...

August 25th, 2015 |  


Sampson man robbed at gunpoint inside home

Sampson man robbed at gunpoint inside home

A northern Sampson man was robbed at gunpoint inside his home in the early-morning hours Sunday, with armed suspects reportedly getting away with thou...

August 24th, 2015 |  


Sampson County Schools, Clinton City Schools host College Gear Up

Sampson County Schools, Clinton City Schools host College Gear Up

Each year students with outstanding grades and accolades apply to colleges and universities throughout North Carolina, but sometimes they don’t ...

August 23rd, 2015 |  


Clinton teen charged with statutory rape

Clinton teen charged with statutory rape

A Clinton teenager has received a felony rape charge against him following allegations of improper acts with a 14-year-old girl, Sampson County Sherif...

August 23rd, 2015 |  


Hobbton High School’s val, sal take next step

Hobbton High School’s val, sal take next step

Michael Bass is currently at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill learning the traditions of The Marching Tar Heels.“It’s a whole ...

August 23rd, 2015 |  


Pounds of pot seized

Pounds of pot seized

Another day, another bust by the Sampson County Sheriff’s Special Investigations Division, which seized 15 pounds of marijuana, a couple weapons...

August 23rd, 2015 |  


Motorists urged to follow stopped bus law

Motorists urged to follow stopped bus law

For the last two months, the bus garage on Indian Town Road has been filled with a sea of yellow, but the more than 150 buses will hit the roads of Sa...

August 21st, 2015 |  


‘One Smithfield’ eliminates Murphy-Brown name

‘One Smithfield’ eliminates Murphy-Brown name

Murphy-Brown will soon be no more, at least in name.The Warsaw-based company is staying put, but the name is going by the wayside with a transition fi...

August 21st, 2015 |