Sampson Schools audit stirs emotions during budget session

Sampson Schools audit stirs emotions during budget session

A budget planning session with the Sampson County Board of Commissioners became heated when Chairman Clark Wooten expressed concerns over a financial ...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Hobbton senior to host variety show benefiting Relay for Life

Hobbton senior to host variety show benefiting Relay for Life

After being crowned Miss Sampson County Relay For Life in 2016, Rachel West did not waste time helping victims fight cancer.The Hobbton High School se...

February 23rd, 2017 updated: February 23rd, 2017. |  


County seeking new franchise for convalescents

County seeking new franchise for convalescents

Since Sept. 1, following the abrupt closure of Johnston Ambulance Service, convalescent transports in Sampson County have been in flux. County officia...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Crimewatch

(The public reports listed below are provided by the Sampson County Sheriff’s Office, the Clinton Police Department and the N.C. Highway Patrol ...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Butler students invite role models to lunch

Butler students invite role models to lunch

Students from Butler Avenue School had a special lunch recently.They invited male role models to have lunch with them. The students and role models we...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Les Miserable auditions set for Saturday

All of us here at the Sampson Community Theatre are highly anticipating the arrival of our next production for our 2017 season, Les Miserables School ...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Maxine Harris, Mayor pro tem passes away

Maxine Harris, Mayor pro tem passes away

Mayor pro tem Maxine Harris was all about making a difference in the lives of people for many years.Now, many are sadly saying farewell to the local l...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Annual Kiwanis Pancake and Sausage Feast this Friday, Saturday

Annual Kiwanis Pancake and Sausage Feast this Friday, Saturday

Local Kiwanis Club members will serve thousands of pancakes this weekend as the 59th annual Pancake and Sausage Feast is held.Scheduled for Friday nig...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Chamber celebrates local businesses

Chamber celebrates local businesses

This past Tuesday night was the Chamber’s 47th Annual Celebration. On this night we take the time to really honor our members and make it a nigh...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


SMS band students compete, take part in clinic

SMS band students compete, take part in clinic

Sampson Middle School band students competed at Scotland High School Feb. 17-18, 2017. Twenty-one band students from Sampson Middle School participate...

February 22nd, 2017 |