Sampson Farmers Market now open

Sampson Farmers Market now open

A few diehard small farmers are back at the Sampson County Farmers Market, again with produce to sell and optimistic for a larger turnout.The Farmers ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Bracy receives Superintendent of Year honor

Bracy receives Superintendent of Year honor

In a room full of students, parents and educators, Dr. Eric Bracy smiled as held a plaque awarded to him for his service to Sampson County Schools.Dur...

April 25th, 2017 |  


County schools officials approve expense budget

County schools officials approve expense budget

Leaders from Sampson County Schools approved expenses of more than $11.14 million for 2018.The Board of Education approved the request from financial ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Revised HB13 approved

Revised HB13 approved

A bill that was approved by the Senate Education Committee Monday now allows local school officials to phase in reductions to the maximum class size f...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 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 ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Lions Club hosting biannual fish fry

Lions Club hosting biannual fish fry

It’s that time of year again. The Clinton Lions Club is hosting their biannual fundraising event — a fish fry.Striving for service, their ...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


Rainfall soaks Sampson

Rainfall soaks Sampson

Rain doused Sampson County all day Monday, leaving standing water on roadways and fields across the county, including this cornfield off N.C. 55 yeste...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


Area churches honoring mothers during services

Area churches honoring mothers during services

Christ Missionary Baptist Church, Clinton, is celebrating their 8th church anniversary at 7:30 p.m. April 26-28 with different speakers and musical gu...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Farmers busy spraying, planting

Farmers busy spraying, planting

Farm crews have been busy in most eastern North Carolina counties, including Sampson and Duplin, setting out tobacco plants and spraying wheat fields,...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


Revisions to WPS will help workers

Revisions to WPS will help workers

The Worker Protection Standard (WPS) has been a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) safety regulation since 1992, designed to protect people wo...

April 25th, 2017 |