Rising above the ‘barre’

Rising above the ‘barre’

Even at a young age, Alyssa Lee said she always knew she wanted to be a dance teacher and own her own studio. At just 19 years old, the young dancer&#...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Chamber prepares to begin coat project

Chamber prepares to begin coat project

Happy Thursday Chamber friends! The Chamber has some exciting news to share! Cycle NC is coming to Clinton, yes Clinton! Cyclist will begin in the mou...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Parker Gas honored

Parker Gas honored

The Chamber Member of the Week is Parker Gas Co., Inc. Parker Gas Company began business in 1958. They are locally owned and operated by the Parker Fa...

July 27th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Ohio delegate, 19, calls nomination night ‘electric’

DNC 2016: Ohio delegate, 19, calls nomination night ‘electric’

Things came full circle for Spencer Dirrig as he watched Hillary Clinton receive the Democratic nomination for president.Dirrig, 19, is an Ohio deleg...

July 27th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Many Sanders’ supporters still not on board Clinton train

DNC 2016: Many Sanders’ supporters still not on board Clinton train

After Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders made the motion to stop the roll call vote Tuesday night at the Democratic National Convention, he asked that Hilla...

July 27th, 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 ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Simpson, Schmidlin ready to lead

Simpson, Schmidlin ready to lead

With a new school year coming soon, the Board of Education for Sampson County Schools selected two new leaders.The group re-organized during a Monday ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Bond money ‘good start’

Bond money ‘good start’

The Connect NC Public Improvement Bond earned a nod of approval during the March election, steering local college officials to begin thinking about im...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Sampson County Schools grads earn $22.6 million for scholarships

Sampson County Schools grads earn $22.6 million for scholarships

Recent graduates of Sampson County Schools earned more than $22.6 million in scholarships for the 2015-16 school year.According to a news release from...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Traffic stop yields heroin, felony arrest

Traffic stop yields heroin, felony arrest

A traffic stop on Interstate 40 in Sampson County netted 11 bindles of heroin and the arrest of a man on several offenses, including a felony drug cha...

July 27th, 2016 |