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Van-Go suing Sampson

By Chris Berendt cberendt@civitasmedia.com 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 […]

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Duo charged with kidnapping, robbery

By Chris Berendt cberendt@civitasmedia.com Eric Wade https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_Eric-Wade.jpgEric Wade James Wade https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_James-Wade.jpgJames Wade Local law enforcement charged two men with numerous felonies in connection with a robbery and kidnapping incident out of Wake County, Sampson County […]

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Reward offered in Dogwood case

By Chris Berendt cberendt@civitasmedia.com 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. https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_Dogwood-murder.jpgLocal officials are now […]

Community

The art of confidence

Local club provides mixed martial arts club By Chase Jordan cjordan@civitasmedia.com Bill Negron and Judi Nicholson practice a style of martial arts. https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_Martial_31.jpgBill Negron and Judi Nicholson practice a style of martial arts. With swords, […]

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SCS honors retirees

Sampson County Schools honored retirees during a recent banquet. Pictured are the retirees present for the banquet. https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_DSC_0315-1-1.jpgSampson County Schools honored retirees during a recent banquet. Pictured are the retirees present for the banquet. Sampson […]

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Students taught saying ‘no’ rocks

By Chase Jordan cjordan@civitasmedia.com A group of local students recently participated in the Health Rocks in Sampson County program through North Carolina Cooperative Extension’s 4-H Summer Workshops. https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_Drug-Program1.jpgA group of local students recently participated in […]

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‘Outstanding’ time in Sampson

By Chris Berendt cberendt@civitasmedia.com Miss North Carolina Outstanding Teen McKenzie Hansley addressed the audience at Monday’s Board of Commissioners as Commissioners Clark Wooten, center, and Billy Lockamy look on. https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_queen-11.jpgMiss North Carolina Outstanding Teen McKenzie […]