Three arrested on drug charges

By Chase Jordan Rhodes Robinson Rhodes Three Sampson County residents were arrested Friday on drug-related charges following an anonymous tip called in to law enforcement. Lt. Marcus Smith, of the Sampson […]


Autryville man charged in two break-ins

By Chris Berendt Bullard An Autryville has been charged in connection with two separate break-ins last month in which approximately $15,000 worth of items was reported stolen. Matthew Dean Bullard, 48, of 1150 […]


D’town employee arrested

By Chris Berendt Shultz An employee at a downtown Clinton business has been arrested for allegedly using customers’ credit card information to make personal purchases, according to Clinton Police authorities. Monica Sykes Shultz, […]


U.S. 421 wreck claims two lives

By Chase Jordan A deadly two-vehicle accident claimed the lives of two Clinton residents Friday in Sampson County. The wreck occurred before 8 a.m. Friday, July 10, on Taylors Bridge Highway (U.S. 421) […]


Parkton man charged with statutory rape

By Chase Jordan Collins A Parkton man is currently facing a statutory rape charge, according to a Sampson County Sheriff’s report. Dorian Collins, 21, of 1789 W. Parkton-Tobemory, Parkton, was arrested and charged […]


Van-Go suing Sampson

By Chris Berendt Van-Go Transportation Inc. is still operating Medicaid transportation services in Sampson after filing an injunction as part of a lawsuit against Sampson County, in which it contends bidding process violations and […]


Duo charged with kidnapping, robbery

By Chris Berendt Eric Wade Wade James Wade Wade Local law enforcement charged two men with numerous felonies in connection with a robbery and kidnapping incident out of Wake County, Sampson County […]


Reward offered in Dogwood case

By Chris Berendt Local officials are now offering a $12,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible in a June 19 murder at Dogwood Circle. officials are now […]