A field of dreams

A field of dreams

In the summer of 2016, Judy Smith could hear echoes of cheering, laughter and excitement while sitting on her porch in Garland.“After dark, I ca...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Senator recaps town hall meeting, community events

Senator recaps town hall meeting, community events

I hope everyone has had a great week. I want to thank everyone who attended last night’s Town Hall Event at Kenly’s Tobacco Farm Life Muse...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Clinton’s Corner Community Chapel

Clinton’s Corner Community Chapel

At the heavily-trafficked corner of Vance and Beaman streets in Clinton sits a small church, one without a pastor or a congregation.On Sundays, when p...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Trustees support SCC growth

Trustees support SCC growth

Whether they have served for nearly two decades, or only a few months, the members of the Sampson Community College Board of Trustees value the educat...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Sampson school officials continue with plans for Hobbton track

Sampson school officials continue with plans for Hobbton track

Leaders from Sampson County Schools are pressing forward with plans to build a track at Hobbton High School, but it may take the blessing of nearby re...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Autryville man receives more meth charges

Autryville man receives more meth charges

A man previously charged with meth offenses in connection with a house fire that burned him and another resident in late 2015 is now facing more meth-...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Two charged in Dollar General theft, linked to home break-in

Two charged in Dollar General theft, linked to home break-in

The alleged theft of a belt and jeggings from the Dollar General in Roseboro on Thursday landed two Sampson residents in jail under a significant bond...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Proposed renovations to Sunset auditorium could cost nearly $2 million

Proposed renovations to Sunset auditorium could cost nearly $2 million

Renovating the auditorium at Sunset Avenue School would not only benefit Clinton City Schools, but is an idea board members say would be an asset to t...

February 24th, 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 ...

February 24th, 2017 updated: February 24th, 2017. |  


Lucas, Tanner earn crowns in RSMS pageant

Lucas, Tanner earn crowns in RSMS pageant

On Feb. 18, Roseboro Salemburg held their annual Thomas R. Sessoms Scholarship Pageant. This pageant is held in memory of Thomas Sessoms, a former tea...

February 24th, 2017 |