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. |  


Fall spectacular

Fall spectacular

The water rushes across rocks along the scenic Pearson Falls trails that lead to the beautiful waterfall less than a mile from the area’s entran...

November 13th, 2016 updated: November 13th, 2016. |  


Ginning the cotton

Ginning the cotton

Cotton from an area farm, freshly picked, makes its way through the ginning process. In Sampson County, cotton production ranks seventh in the state w...

October 25th, 2016 |  


NC State Fair: Nothing could be finer!

NC State Fair: Nothing could be finer!

This year’s theme is for the NC State Fair, running through today, is “Nothing Could be Finer.” A bumper crop is a slang term to des...

October 22nd, 2016 |  


Harvesting the peanuts

Harvesting the peanuts

Farmers were able to get back in the fields late last week to harvest of peanuts. Here peanuts are being transferred to a cart and being readied for t...

October 19th, 2016 updated: October 19th, 2016. |  


Celebrating Community Day

Celebrating Community Day

A Dunn clown greets a small parade-goer during Community Day in Garland on Saturday. The parade kicked off a day of festivities in the southern Sampso...

October 3rd, 2016 |  


Celebrating tradition

Celebrating tradition

The 47th annual Coharie Pow Wow was held this past weekend at the tribal center on U.S. 421 North. Spectators were entertained by traditional Native A...

September 13th, 2016 |  


Auguring the corn

Auguring the corn

Corn is being augured into grain storage bins, held on farms and delivered to grain buyers at a later date. According to the Census, Sampson County is...

September 12th, 2016 |  


20 amazing honey bee facts

20 amazing honey bee facts

Take a look below at the fascinating facts about the busy little creature known as the honey bee and the extraordinary abilities that come from this t...

September 6th, 2016 |