Something to cluck about!

Something to cluck about!

It is the year of the Rooster and this is the week Ray and Ann Barefoot of the Midway community are adding one to their own brood.Ann Barefoot shared ...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Klaves becomes athletic director for Hobbton High School

Klaves becomes athletic director for Hobbton High School

After several years of leading the track and field program at Hobbton High School, Jeff Klaves is now on a new journey as athletic director.“The...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Friends of Horticulture returns to Sampson County

Friends of Horticulture returns to Sampson County

Growing a fruit trees is not impossible, but it takes more than just sticking something in the ground and walking away. One of the steps of having a d...

February 18th, 2017 updated: February 18th, 2017. |  


Newton Grove discusses flooding issues

Newton Grove discusses flooding issues

NEWTON GROVE — Town leaders are looking for ways to tackle a flooding issue in town.During its Monday meeting, Mayor Gerald Darden and the Board...

February 16th, 2017 updated: February 16th, 2017. |  


Garland celebrates 110th birthday, honors former mayors

Garland celebrates 110th birthday, honors former mayors

GARLAND — For decades, many residents have made contributions to make a small town in southern Sampson County prosper.Garland celebrated its 110...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Clinton woman receives felony drug charges

Clinton woman receives felony drug charges

A Clinton woman has received felony drug charges following a search of her residence on Tuesday, prompted by a complaint to Sampson County SheriffR...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Registration underway for Mid-Carolina Senior Games

Registration underway for Mid-Carolina Senior Games

Registration is now open for the annual Mid-Carolina Senior Games.Games are scheduled to begin Wednesday, April 19, and continue through Monday, May 8...

February 14th, 2017 |  


County seeks to save $4M

County seeks to save $4M

New schools and large buildings cost a lot of money. The county has been paying off some long-term federal loans for years and is now eyeing a refinan...

February 14th, 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 14th, 2017 |  


Teen arrested in air rifle shooting

Teen arrested in air rifle shooting

A Clinton teenager was arrested for allegedly shooting a woman with an air rifle on Friday night, one of two victims who reported being shot in simila...

February 13th, 2017 updated: February 13th, 2017. |