Rescue retiree recognized

Rescue retiree recognized

Cyndi Jones was recognized for years of service to the county during Monday’s Sampson Board of Commissioners meeting. She was presented a plaque...

February 7th, 2017 |  


9 pomegranate health benefits that offer powerful disease protection

9 pomegranate health benefits that offer powerful disease protection

Ruby red, delicious and nutrient rich pomegranates pack a mighty punch in safeguarding your health. The pomegranate contains a unique and powerful ant...

January 17th, 2017 |  


A floating fire ant colony

A floating fire ant colony

This colony of fire ants were captured by photographer Kelly Jones floating in a field flooded by Hurricane Matthew back in October. The field was on ...

January 16th, 2017 |  


A head above the rest

A head above the rest

Rows and rows of fresh cabbage can be seen in this field, a crop that is often grown in both spring and fall in eastern North Carolina. Statistics fro...

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


The sights of Christmas

The sights of Christmas

Surrounded by the beauty of dozens of poinsettias, the manager scene at Warsaw Baptist Church is a reminder of the reason Christians celebrate this wo...

December 25th, 2016 |  


For unto us a child is born …

For unto us a child is born …

(Luke 2:8-14) And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch over their flocks at night. An angel of the Lord appeared to the...

December 25th, 2016 |  


Cameras capture life’s wonders

Cameras capture life’s wonders

Shutterbugs 3 student Betty Puryear took the framing lessons she has learned in her Sampson Community College photography classes and put them to work...

December 18th, 2016 |  


Moments in time

Moments in time

During a field trip to Liberty Hall in Kenansville, Jane Hall found what she thought was a unique photograph that captures yesteryear - a bonnet hangi...

December 11th, 2016 |  


Warsaw Baptist prepares for cantata

Warsaw Baptist prepares for cantata

Clinton’s Gloria Edwards, above, directs members of the Warsaw Baptist Church choir during rehearsal for the upcoming Christmas Cantata ‘H...

December 9th, 2016 |  


The perfect shot

The perfect shot

Tiffany Sessoms glanced up at the sky, pointed her camera toward the waning sun and smiled as she triggered her camera, capturing what the viewfinder ...

December 4th, 2016 updated: December 4th, 2016. |