Newton Grove approves police body cameras

Newton Grove approves police body cameras

NEWTON GROVE — Members of the police department will have another eye on patrol with them.During a recent meeting, commissioners approved a poli...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Stephanie Prestage performs national anthem for NC State House of Representatives

Stephanie Prestage performs national anthem for NC State House of Representatives

RALEIGH — As North Carolina legislators placed hands over their hearts and faced the American flag, Stephanie Prestage’s voice was the cen...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Sampson County Schools to discuss free lunch, CEP program

Sampson County Schools to discuss free lunch, CEP program

Officials from Sampson County Schools are planning to discuss a program regarding free lunch.During its next work session, scheduled for Tuesday, Jan....

January 12th, 2017 |  


Veterans Experience Action Center assists local veterans

Veterans Experience Action Center assists local veterans

Inside the Sampson County Agri-Exposition Center, Shelton McCallop joined some of his fellow veterans to learn more about services available to the me...

January 12th, 2017 updated: January 12th, 2017. |  


Eugene’s Trucking donates to Hobbton High School

Eugene’s Trucking donates to Hobbton High School

FAISON — Eugene Pearsall spends a lot of time running a local trucking company, which began more than 25 years ago. But when he’s not, he&...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Newton Grove gives nod to section of Mountains-to-Sea Trail; others to follow

Newton Grove gives nod to section of Mountains-to-Sea Trail; others to follow

NEWTON GROVE — Mayor Gerald Darden and town commissioners are showing support for the Mountains-to-Sea Trail route and the addition of the Coast...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Union Elementary earns Lighthouse School Award

Union Elementary earns Lighthouse School Award

Teachers Union Elementary School are being honored for their innovative ways of educating students.The school, located in Clinton, was recently select...

January 9th, 2017 updated: January 9th, 2017. |  


FEMA extends registration deadline for Hurricane Matthew survivors

RALEIGH – Sampson County residents seeking assistance to fix damages from Hurricane Matthew now have two more weeks to apply for aid through the...

January 9th, 2017 |  


Brooks Brothers helps youth attend inauguration

Brooks Brothers helps youth attend inauguration

GARLAND — In a couple of weeks, Frederick Hayes will be traveling to the nation’s capital for the 2017 United States Presidential Inaugura...

January 8th, 2017 |  


Snow prep underway

Snow prep underway

With 2017 underway, crew members from the North Carolina Department of Transportation are preparing for the first snow fall of the year.As of Thursday...

January 5th, 2017 updated: January 5th, 2017. |