Sampson Independent- RSS Feed http://clintonnc.com/ http://clintonnc.com/ Fri, 11 Jul 2014 08:14:26 EST 1800 Donation will continue city teacher awards for decades http://clintonnc.com/news/home_top-localnews1-localnews2-news-news_education/5239121/Donation-will-continue-city-teacher-awards-for-decades A large endowment will ensure those recognized as the best teachers in Clinton City Schools continue to receive a tangible award for their outstanding efforts for at least the next 20 years, likely longer than that. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Noah’s Ark and the Lord’s church http://clintonnc.com/news/lifestyle-religion/5244715/Noahs-Ark-and-the-Lords-church As one studies through the word of God, it become evident that God has always provided a place of safety for those that would be faithful to Him. For instance, during the time of the tenth plague upon Egypt, the place of safety was to be in the house... Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Don’t just hear the Word, live it http://clintonnc.com/news/lifestyle-religion/5244665/Dont-just-hear-the-Word-live-it Do you have a favorite devotion book that opens and closes your day with 'food for thought'? Family devotions are a fantastic way to stay connected. Individual time with the Lord, His Word, and a good devotion book is a piece of paradise... Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Outreach in our churches http://clintonnc.com/news/lifestyle-religion/5234752/Outreach-in-our-churches To report church news please email CLNlifestyle@civitasmedia.com or call 592-8137, ext. 117. Deadline is 5 p.m. on Wednesday for Friday publication. Bearskin MBC Fri, 11 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Sampson poised to offer housing rehab funds http://clintonnc.com/news/home_top-localnews1-news/5239218/Sampson-poised-to-offer-housing-rehab-funds The N.C. Housing Finance Agency has made $7 million available to eligible organizations for the rehabilitation of scattered-site, owner-occupied homes in selected counties, including Sampson, under the 2014 cycle of the Single Family Rehabilitation... Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Gerald Teachey http://clintonnc.com/news/obits/5248805/Gerald-Teachey Gerald TeacheyMOUNT OLIVE — Gerald Teachey, of 558 Carter-Thigpen Road, passed away on Thursday, July 10, 2014 at Quinn Hospice Center in Kenansville. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Mario L. Reyes, 51 http://clintonnc.com/news/obits/5248768/Mario-L.-Reyes-51 Mario L. Reyes, 51LELAND — Mario L. Reyes, 51, of 9404 Walker St., passed away on Saturday, July 5, 2014 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Stephen C. Sisco, 54 http://clintonnc.com/news/obits/5248649/Stephen-C.-Sisco-54 Stephen C. Sisco, 54MOUNT OLIVE — Stephen Charles Sisco, 54, of 1878 NC Hwy 55 West, passed away on Thursday, July 10,2014 at Wayne Memorial Hospital. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Annette F. Smith, 53 http://clintonnc.com/news/obits/5248621/Annette-F.-Smith-53 Annette F. Smith, 53CLINTON —Annette Felecia Smith, 53, of 202 Collins St., passed away on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at Sampson Regional Medical Center. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Stephen A. Robinson, 70 http://clintonnc.com/news/obits/5248555/Stephen-A.-Robinson-70 Stephen A. Robinson, 70CAMERON — Mr. Stephen Allen Robinson, 70, passed away on Thursday, July 10, 2014 at FirstHealth Hospice House in Pinehurst. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Emergency, health officials coordinate drill http://clintonnc.com/news/home_top-localnews1-localnews2-news/5247970/Emergency-health-officials-coordinate-drill The water supply in Sampson County has been contaminated. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Willie B. Nixon Jr., 56 http://clintonnc.com/news/obits/5247337/Willie-B.-Nixon-Jr.-56 Willie B. Nixon Jr., 56BURGAW — Willie Bernard Nixon Jr., 56, died Wednesday, July 9, 2014.Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Nixon Lewis Funeral Home, Burgaw. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST New Chamber member http://clintonnc.com/news/business-localnews1-localnews2-news/5246745/New-Chamber-member Courtesy photo Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Crimewatch http://clintonnc.com/news/blotter-localnews1-news/5246617/Crimewatch Arrests7/9 - Robert Smith Jr., 49, 1080 Thompson Ave., Turkey, failure to appear/child support. Bond $975; court date July 15. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST ‘Tossing for Tim’s Gift’ raises $3,000 http://clintonnc.com/news/lifestyle-religion/5246413/Tossing-for-Tims-Gift-raises-$3000 Courtesy photos Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Retirees recognized http://clintonnc.com/news/localnews1-photo_gallery/5236332/Retirees-recognized Chris Berendt/Sampson Independent Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Three ‘Little Mermaid, Jr.’ casts begin rehearsals http://clintonnc.com/news/community-news-localnews1-localnews2-localnews4-local_features-news/5244752/Three-Little-Mermaid-Jr.-casts-begin-rehearsals The three casts of “Little Mermaid, Jr.” have been chosen and will now embark on weeks of rehearsals. That would be a logistical nightmare for most directors, but with Angela Martin at the helm the waters will remain calm and smooth. To... Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Board paves way for another N.C. 24 industry, resident voices opposition http://clintonnc.com/news/business-home_top-localnews1-localnews3-news/5223204/Board-paves-way-for-another-N.C.-24-industry-resident-voices-opposition The former Runion's Recycling property has been rezoned, paving the way for another industrial prospect on N.C. 24. The move, made by the Board of Commissioners this week, expands Sampson's Industrial Corridor but does so on the backs of... Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Years of service http://clintonnc.com/news/health-local_features-news/5088341/Years-of-service Courtesy photo Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST R’boro group has hopes for movies, depot renovations http://clintonnc.com/news/home_top-localnews1-localnews2-news/5223192/Rboro-group-has-hopes-for-movies-depot-renovations The town of Roseboro and its citizens are pondering renovations to the old train depot in downtown as well as working on an outdoor movie theater for the area. 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