Revivals begin at area churches

Revivals begin at area churches

On Wednesday, Aug. 24-26 at 7:30 p.m. nightly (already in progress), revival will be held at Goshen Disciples Church, Faison. There will be a guest re...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Up for show

Up for show

The Sampson County Cooperative Extension held the annual Prestage 4-H Youth Livestock Roundup, which is one stop along the Eastern Carolina Showmanshi...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Drug agents use aerial surveillance to seize pot plants

Drug agents use aerial surveillance to seize pot plants

TURKEY — Sampson County Sheriff authorities discovered 18 marijuana plants, some stalks measuring up to 10 feet tall, as part of normal aerial e...

August 23rd, 2016 updated: August 23rd, 2016. |  


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 ...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Chick-fil-A exec speaks at NCPF’s meeting

Chick-fil-A exec speaks at NCPF’s meeting

GREENSBORO — The Grandover Resort & Conference Center was again venue for North Carolina Poultry Federation’s Annual Meeting Aug. 4-5....

August 23rd, 2016 updated: August 23rd, 2016. |  


Three charged with drug trafficking; child abuse charges brought

Three charged with drug trafficking; child abuse charges brought

ROSEBORO — Three people, including a teenager, are facing cocaine trafficking charges following a routine stop late Friday night. Child abuse ch...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Fruit of the vine

Fruit of the vine

Dozens of ripe, delicious watermelons are still coming out of the field in Sampson County, where some 1,000 acres of the juicy fruit is grown each yea...

August 23rd, 2016 updated: August 23rd, 2016. |  


Four-vehicle wreck on U.S. 421

Four-vehicle wreck on U.S. 421

A wreck Sunday afternoon on U.S. 421 at Browns Church Road, north of Clinton, involved four vehicles and resulted in several injuries, according to N....

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Benefit of cotton defoliation

Benefit of cotton defoliation

For those of you who are not familiar with cotton production, defoliation is a method of forcing the cotton plant to shield its foliage in order to ha...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Sampson County Schools Open House set for Wednesday.

Sampson County Schools Open House set for Wednesday.

In several days, students throughout Sampson County will begin the next level of their education and open house events throughout the district will he...

August 23rd, 2016 |