Jerry ‘Tha Chef’ Carr ready to rumble

Jerry ‘Tha Chef’ Carr ready to rumble

There’s nothing like coming home, and that’s especially true when coming home includes an opportunity to rumble in front of a live audienc...

July 27th, 2016 updated: July 27th, 2016. |  


‘Bonecrusher’ strives to fulfill HOF dream

‘Bonecrusher’ strives to fulfill HOF dream

James Smith has spent years mentoring children and assisting families, but he knows his legacy is boxing — and he wants to ensure that he and ot...

July 27th, 2016 |  


An inaugural success

An inaugural success

Adults in Sampson County may soon have more recreational opportunities at their fingertips, thanks in part to the first-ever adult coed volleyball lea...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Overcoming obstacles

Overcoming obstacles

GARLAND — Life is not always a bed of roses, there are bumps along the way. Seventeen-year-old Caleb Wettig, a rising senior at Union High Schoo...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Sampson All-Stars compete in district

Sampson All-Stars compete in district

In the height of summer, it means baseball season is in full swing.Whether it be the major leagues or tee ball, baseball is considered America’s...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Spell leads East to All-Star win

Spell leads East to All-Star win

GREENSBORO — When Clinton High School men’s soccer coach Brad Spell got a call last summer from the North Carolina Coaches Association tel...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Work pays off for Yang

Work pays off for Yang

Work hard….play hard has always been the emphasis in Katey Yang’s house hold. It’s pretty much the way the rising senior at Clinton ...

July 17th, 2016 |  


HBC donates to Lakewood

HBC donates to Lakewood

The Horne Brothers Construction Company sponsored the Tommy Horne Memorial Golf Tournament on Saturday, July 9, at the Lakewood Country Club. The Horn...

July 17th, 2016 |  


‘Golf Fore the Arts’ deemed most successful

‘Golf Fore the Arts’ deemed most successful

An annual Sampson Arts Council golf tournament that helps fund local art programs was deemed the “most successful fundraiser” to date.The ...

July 16th, 2016 updated: July 16th, 2016. |  


Kids’ derby rolls into Galot Saturday

Kids’ derby rolls into Galot Saturday

BENSON — If you’re looking for some fun and family excitement on Saturday night, then go out to the Galot Motor Sports Park where for the ...

July 12th, 2016 updated: July 12th, 2016. |