The Panthers and the Steelers battled in out in Thursday night football for the Clinton 9-10 Parks and Rec Championship at Royal Lane Park. After coming up a point shy of the championship last year in a 7-6 loss to the Lions, the Steelers and head...
In the battle of the undefeated, Lakewood and Hobbton JVs tangled Thursday night with Lakewood taking home the conference championship 36-14.
Union's soccer team traveled to East Columbus Wednesday night and brought a 6-1 win back to Sampson County to advance to round two of the NCHSAA State Playoffs.Union dominated East Columbus at their place, 6-1.
The Spartans of Union Middle dominated the Hobbton Middle Wildcats Wednesday taking home a 36-8 win.
Clinton's soccer team hosted the Wildcats from Bunn High School in the first round of the NCHSAA 2A State Soccer Playoffs on Wednesday evening. It took a little time for the Dark Horses to settle down and figure out the Wildcats defense but they...
The Hobbton Wildcat soccer team took it the Gates County Wednesday night in the first round of the state soccer playoffs. The final was 6-1, Hobbton.
The Midway Raiders soccer team hosted the Dixon Bulldogs from Onslow County in the first round of the State Playoffs Wednesday. Midway entered the game as the 16 seed in the east, while Dixon was seeded 17th.
Lakewood's soccer team traveled to Camden High School, over a four hour ride, for their opening round playoff game against the higher seeded Camden team. The Leopards pulled off the upset, making the long ride home seem shorter. Lakewood pitched...
Clinton High School three-sport athlete Grace Reagan was honored on Wednesday afternoon when Tom Suiter and Jay Jennings from WRAL Sports visited the school to present the television station's Extra Effort Award to the student...
Lakewood fell in five sets to Princeton Tuesday night in the 1A Volleyball Eastern Championship, leaving them one win short of the state championship game.
Hobbton Cross Country competed at the 1A Mideast Regionals last weekend at WakeMed Soccer Park. The men started things off in historic fashion by placing 8th overall in the region with 6 of the 7 men competing running the fastest races of the season.
Twelve of the top golfers from Johnston County traveled to Timberlake Golf Club this past weekend for a battle with twelve of the top Sampson County golfers in the first annual “Farmer's Cup” matches.
The Billy Harrell Golf Tournament was held at Coharie Country Club last Saturday from 9:00 am until 2:00 pm as a fundraiser for the Eastern Baptist Association's Toy Store Ministry. Matthew and Jessica
Clinton's women's tennis team completed a successful season on the courts, winning the 2A Four County Conference regular season and tournament titles and making an appearance in the NCHSAA playoffs. The Lady Dark Horses finished the season...
Harrells Chrstian Academy took SouthLake Christian Academy Friday evening with SouthLake taking the 48-19 win.
WASHINGTON — Lumberton native Mike McIntyre was recently named by Washingtonian Magazine as one of the two least partisan members in the House of Representatives. The other House member named was Rep. John Barrow of Georgia.
Lakewood's Lady Leopards were on fire Saturday night as they pounded away at the Riverside Knights, sweeping the visitors in the fourth round of the state high school volleyball playoffs.
David Johnson/Sampson IndependentLakewood's Rashyda Parker returns the ball during tonight's 3-0 sweep of Riverside in the fourth round of the volleyball playoffs. See the full story shortly.
The Midway Raiders made the long trip to Rocky Point Friday night to take part in the Heide Trask homecoming festivities. The Raiders pretty much ruined the party as they defeated Trask 33-0.
Clinton took to the road Friday night for a Four County Conference game at West Bladen. After a slow start, the Dark Horses got their offense in gear, putting 42 points on the scoreboard and shutting down the Knights' offense after allowing an...
A dramatic touchdown in the last 13 seconds of the second half returned the lead to Union's Spartans Friday night and set the tone for the home team's 42-20 victory over Pender.
WARSAW — Ken Avent Jr. got his 100th win at James Kenan Friday night at the expense of the Hobbton Wildcats. The final score was 53-6, Kenan.
West Bladen's JV football team came to Clinton on Thursday night for a Four County Conference game with the Dark Horses. The two teams showcased high powered offenses that gave each defense nightmares trying to come up with a stop. West Bladen...