Clerk to step down, backs replacement

Clerk to step down, backs replacement

Sampson’s Clerk of Superior Court Norman Wayne Naylor informed his staff Wednesday that he intends to step down at the end of the year and has e...

August 4th, 2017 |  


Three vying for mayor in Garland

Three vying for mayor in Garland

There will be contested mayoral and commissioners races in Garland this year, including three vying for the mayor’s seat, with the sitting mayor...

July 22nd, 2017 |  


Driver to run for Clerk of Court

Driver to run for Clerk of Court

Chris Driver, a recent Governor’s Medallion Award winner for his volunteerism in the community, has announced that he will run for Sampson Count...

June 8th, 2017 |  


Bell will not seek 10th term

Bell will not seek 10th term

Just a few months into his ninth term in the N.C. House of Representatives, Dr. Larry M. Bell has announced that he will not seek a 10th, saying it wa...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Democrat leaders stop by Clinton

Democrat leaders stop by Clinton

Dr. Jill Biden and Anne Holton Kaine stopped by the Sampson County Democratic headquarters Saturday afternoon to thank the many volunteers helping to ...

October 24th, 2016 |  


Congressman Rouzer visits Clinton for coffee tour

Congressman Rouzer visits Clinton for coffee tour

Over pastries and warm cups of coffee, Congressman David Rouzer tuned in as a group of Sampson County residents voiced their concerns about political ...

August 12th, 2016 |  


Sampson County political leaders ready for race

With the Republican National Convention wrapping up in Cleveland and the Democratic National Convention set for next week, local political organizatio...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


SCC leader lauds bond approval

SCC leader lauds bond approval

A $2 billion Connect NC Public Improvement Bond that would fund capital improvements and new facilities in 76 counties, including Sampson, passed easi...

March 17th, 2016 |  


School board makeover

School board makeover

The Sampson County Board of Education was overhauled as a result of Tuesday’s election, with three newcomers earning spots on the board, and it ...

March 15th, 2016 updated: March 16th, 2016. |  


Election Day is here

Election Day is here

At nearly two dozen precincts across the county, Sampson voters will cast their ballots Tuesday for who they want to see in leadership positions by th...

March 15th, 2016 |