Young people often get a bad rap. They're thrown into a lot with the “bad apples” whose misdeeds often leave the perception that most of today's youth are driven by selfishness, laziness and a penchant for the wilder side of...
July 18th | 0
Friday we celebrated the Fourth of July. There were hot dogs and hamburgers, kids playing in sprinklers and swimming pools and, of course, fireworks, lots of them. In Clinton, for example, crowds lined up early along Sunset, with tailgates flung open,...
July 4th | 0
Mention the Sampson County History Museum and two names automatically come to mind — David and Jeannie King.
July 1st | 0
See related story A1It seems like an instant replay, but unfortunately, it's really not. What is unfolding over on Rowan Road in the Sampson County government complex is, indeed, more of the...
June 27th | 0
For decades, The Sampson Independent has offered myriad interactive ways for readers to be a part of the newspaper and, in turn, to help the community.
June 24th | 0
Sampson County's Board of Commissioners is meeting Monday to yet again discuss the 2014-15 budget, with a proposed 7-cent tax hike looming ominously over their heads.
June 21st | 0