Tilley exits; chief search still ongoing

Tilley exits; chief search still ongoing

With Clinton Police Chief Jay Tilley’s retirement effective on Friday, nearly four months after he first announced he would be leaving, the city...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Rodriquez ready for Governor’s School

Rodriquez ready for Governor’s School

Cristian Rodriquez is looking forward to a new learning experience in Raleigh during the summer.Rodriquez, a junior student at Sampson Early College H...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Gun education on table

Gun education on table

A proposed bill designed to teach gun safety in high schools is causing mixed emotions around North Carolina. Educators in Sampson County are divided ...

April 27th, 2017 updated: April 27th, 2017. |  


In the blink of an eye

In the blink of an eye

Kyle Cashwell grew up on a farm. He knows the ins and outs of running a tractor and other farming equipment, but a hasty decision in October 2014 fore...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Horseshoe fun at Royal Lane

Horseshoe fun at Royal Lane

Helen McCown, right, throws a horseshoe during a Thursday contest held by the Mid-Carolina Senior Games at Royal Lane Park. She is pictured with conte...

April 27th, 2017 updated: April 27th, 2017. |  


Curtains rise on ‘Les Miserables’

Curtains rise on ‘Les Miserables’

The Sampson Community Theatre production of ‘Les Miserables’ opens Friday at 7:30 p.m. Shows will be at 7:30 p.m. April 29 and May 5-6 and...

April 27th, 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 ...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Danford named Tree Farmer of Year

Danford named Tree Farmer of Year

Sampson County Ranger Grant Jones awarded Edwin Danford with the County’s Outstanding Tree Farmer of the Year Award. ‘Woodlands have been ...

April 27th, 2017 |  


SCC instructor Gravis signs book

SCC instructor Gravis signs book

Sampson Community College instructor and author Lew Gravis, left, signs a copy of his book ‘To Kill For A Fortune’ for Carol Phipps and ot...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Parkside Grille perseveres

Parkside Grille perseveres

NEWTON GROVE — At the bar inside his restaurant, Kent Sutton flipped on the light switches and turned on the televisions with sportscasters talk...

April 26th, 2017 updated: April 26th, 2017. |