Kerr growing garden along with learning experiences Next year, students at L.C. Kerr Elementary School will see something new outside their classroom windows. Twelve raised garden boxes will occupy the now vacant space between the kindergarten and first grade halls where mobile units once stood, offering students not only a more pleasant view but also, and most importantly, numerous new learning experiences.
Clinton City Schools and the Sampson County Cooperative Extension Agency are working...
Lauren Williams Staff WriterThe Sampson Independent
City proposes no tax hike for 2013-14 The proposed 2013-14 budget for the City of Clinton is trimmed down significantly from the current year’s amended plan, and includes no tax hike, slight rises to water and sewer rates and a small increase to solid waste fees.
Presented this week, the 2013-14 plan proposes $500,000 to expand and renovate the Public Works facilities, as well as a financial software upgrade and the implementation of a new performance appraisal system that will...
Chris Berendt Staff WriterThe Sampson Independent
News briefs Sampson Middle Parent Night — being held Tuesday, May 21, 6 p.m. in the SMS cafeteria. All students, including rising sixth-graders, and their parents are invited. Topics to be discussed include 4-H; Camp Lead-Up; Sampson Arts Council; Daycare programs; CHS sports summer camps and workouts; summer feeding program and much more. FMI, call 592-3327.
The Sampson County Branch of the NAACP — will meet Monday, May 20, 6:30 p.m. at First Bapt...
5/15 - Shane McKoy, 20, 540 Beaver Dam Road, Clinton, domestic assault on a female. No bond (48 hour hold); court date May 28.
5/15 - Malik Faison, 16, 84 Livingston Lane, Clinton, financial card fraud. Bond $500; court date June 12.
5/15 - Jermaine Monte Cruz, 19, 84 Livingston Lane, Clinton, financial card fraud. Bond $3,000; court date June 12.
5/15 - Phillip Glenn Lee, 56, 6488 Hobbton Hwy., Clinton, trespassin...