RSMS band, chorus students hold concert

RSMS band, chorus students hold concert

Roseboro Salemburg Middle School parents and staff were treated to a spring concert May 12 by the band and the chorus. The band is directed by Chris P...

May 31st, 2016 |  


Getting ‘em in the ground

Getting ‘em in the ground

Farm workers were hard at it last week, getting sweet potatoes in the soil in both Sampson and Duplin counties. Since the early 1970s, USDA statistics...

May 31st, 2016 |  


A case against calving ease

A case against calving ease

I’m sure when you saw the title for this article you probably wrinkled your forehead and thought, “that man has lost what is left of his m...

May 31st, 2016 |  


Hobbton student honored by law organization

Hobbton student honored by law organization

Ty Meyer, a student a Hobbton High School, was honored for his beliefs when it comes to the law and Miranda rights.He received third place in the Law ...

May 30th, 2016 updated: May 30th, 2016. |  


Relay set for Friday

Relay set for Friday

Every year on the first weekend of June, the football stadium at Clinton High School is illuminated with candles of hope as part of the yearly Relay f...

May 30th, 2016 updated: May 30th, 2016. |  


Hubbs among agritourism grant recipients

RALEIGH – Hubb’s Corn Maze, located on US 421 north, is among 29 agritourism farms in the state that will receive funding for marketing pr...

May 30th, 2016 |  


Sampson County Community commemorate Memorial Day

Sampson County Community commemorate Memorial Day

As the names of hundreds of brave soldiers who called Sampson County home were called, veterans placed red and white roses at the Rufus G. Herring mon...

May 30th, 2016 updated: May 30th, 2016. |  


Victim, officers ID’d

Victim, officers ID’d

The names of all those involved in the fatal Sunday morning shooting in a fast food parking lot have been released, even as investigations continue by...

May 30th, 2016 updated: May 30th, 2016. |  


Residents: This doesn’t happen here

Residents: This doesn’t happen here

After midnight on College Street in Clinton, traffic slows to a crawl and the busy intersection of NC 403 and US 701 usually sits idle, minus the occa...

May 30th, 2016 |  


Shooting victim’s autopsy may not come for days, Sampson ME says

Shooting victim’s autopsy may not come for days, Sampson ME says

An autopsy on the man shot by law enforcement officers at Burger King early Sunday morning isn’t expected to be completed before Tuesday or Wedn...

May 29th, 2016 |