Local

R’boro rating improves

By Chris Berendt cberendt@civitasmedia.com Lt. Brandon Bullard, safety officer for the Roseboro Volunteer Fire Department, runs a checks on some equipment at the station during an inspection last year. (Chris Berendt/Sampson Independent) https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_FD-budget-1.jpgLt. Brandon Bullard, […]

Health

SCC tobacco-free come fall

By Chris Berendt cberendt@civitasmedia.com Hutchins https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_Paul-Hutchins-mug.jpgHutchins There are still a number of steps to be worked out before a no-tobacco policy goes into effect at Sampson Community College, which is expected to be for the […]

Community

Board mulls dress code

By Chase Jordan cjordan@civitasmedia.com Kim Schmidlin, board member for Sampson County Schools discuss the dress code policy. https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_Board-lobby1.jpgKim Schmidlin, board member for Sampson County Schools discuss the dress code policy. At the end of the […]

Crime

Dunn man arrested for burglary

By Chase Jordan cjordan@civitasmedia.com Barefoot https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_image1.jpgBarefoot A Dunn man was arrested on multiple charges related to larceny after being wanted by the North Carolina Department of Corrections. According to Sampson County Sheriff’s reports, William D. […]

Community

Garland leaders talk recreation

By Chase Jordan cjordan@civitasmedia.com The Garland Board of Commissioners discuss town maters during a previous meeting. (Chase Jordan / Sampson Independent) https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_Garland-Board.jpgThe Garland Board of Commissioners discuss town maters during a previous meeting. (Chase Jordan […]

Community

NG board discusses signage issue

By Chase Jordan cjordan@civitasmedia.com Newton Grove Board of Commissioners discuss signage in town. https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_Newton-Grove-11.jpgNewton Grove Board of Commissioners discuss signage in town. NEWTON GROVE — Following a lengthy discussion regarding a signage nuisance, commissioners may […]