Memorial Day celebrations set for Sampson communities

Memorial Day celebrations set for Sampson communities

HARRELLS — In a few days, community members well continue a tradition of commemorating Memorial Day.The Memorial Day Ceremony is scheduled for 1...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Hobbton’s driving force Thompson honored

Hobbton’s driving force Thompson honored

NEWTON GROVE — Many visitors to Hobbton High School notice an electric vehicle parked inside the lobby.It took about four months to build it. A ...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Simple Gifts recipient continues year at Maryville College

Simple Gifts recipient continues year at Maryville College

As my freshman year at Maryville College is coming to a close, I realize that I have had quite a time. I have grown from the mindset of a nervous fres...

May 21st, 2017 |  


The eye of the photographer

The eye of the photographer

When Kelly Jones decided to step from behind the camera and take over instruction of Sampson Community College’s Shutterbugs II class from long-...

May 21st, 2017 |  


Grammy award-winning group to perform for park guests at Tweetsie Railroad

Grammy award-winning group to perform for park guests at Tweetsie Railroad

BLOWING ROCK — The four-time Grammy award-winning group David Holt and the Lightning Bolts will be performing live at Tweetsie Railroad on Satur...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Luau at Head Start

Luau at Head Start

Clinton Head Start celebrated another school year with a Hawaiian style celebration. The event, held on College Street, featured a variety of activiti...

May 20th, 2017 |  


What’s cookin’

Clinton City SchoolsMonday, May 22Chicken Alfredo w/RollCheese CalzoneGarden PeasSteamed Broccoli FloretsMixed FruitMilkTuesday, May 23Cheeseburger on...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Food safety tips for areas affected by flooding or hurricanes

Food safety tips for areas affected by flooding or hurricanes

Here are a few tips I found from the USDA to help us stay safe when we have weather that is out of our control. You may never have to deal with these ...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Celebrating you!

Celebrating you!

BirthdaysMay 21Anna EmanuelWalt ParsonsOliva ShippLittle StackhouseBilly SuttonPatsy SummerlinJohnny TewMay 22Delcy NorrisAshley SinclairMay 23Lonnie ...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Garland leaders mull fire, police service budgets

GARLAND — Commissioners are continuing finalize ways to spend money for town residents. The work comes with a challenging situation regarding em...

May 19th, 2017 |