MiKayla McLamb and Blair Bradshaw walked into the Southeastern Oncology Medical Center Friday afternoon with colorful baskets full of gifts to uplift the spirits of patients.
Many adults, children, and people of all ages having lots of fun at Clinton's Halloween at the Square. (Adam Capps/The Sampson Independent)
Kelly Schultz wears many hats at Clinton High and Sampson Middle schools.“I go back and forth a lot,” Schultz said while taking a break from arranging items for new teachers.
With Christmas less than two months away, it's time to start thinking about what to buy for those special children in your life. Unfortunately, for some families in Sampson and surrounding counties, it isn't that easy.
Courtesy photosThe hamburger icon himself, Ronald McDonald, paid a visit to Salemburg Elementary students recently, talking to them about the importance of education and challenging them on their spelling abilities.
The Sampson Community Theatre has had the pleasure over the past two weekends to present to our audiences some of the finest theatrical talent in the county as the cult musical comedy “Little Shop Of Horrors” was played out for eight...
More than 4,000 people had made it to the polls to vote early leading up to the Nov. 4 general election as of Thursday afternoon, with the number growing constantly.
Harrells Christian Academy recently released the names of those students who made the Headmaster's List and the Honor Roll for the first grading period.Those students are:
(The public reports listed below are provided by the Sampson County Sheriff's Office, the Clinton Police Department and the N.C. Highway Patrol via the Sheriff's Office daily jail...
Ghosts, goblins, princesses and superheroes invaded downtown Salemburg for the annual Fall Festival Parade. Students from Salemburg Elementary wore their favorite costumes for the event. Along with the children, Lakewood High School's...
On Thursday, Oct. 23, Wendy Smith's homeroom participated in a Mystery Skype session with a middle school class from Carlisle, Pa.
In a surprise graduation ceremony, Dr. Robert Daniel Isbelle presented the Rev. Donald Carroll Myers with an honorary Doctor of Divinity degree from Florida Beacon College and Seminary.
When properly grown and utilized, herbs can offer a wide range of uses, from the aromatic to the aesthetic, promoting health, beautification and medicinal purposes — it is an art the Sampson County Master Gardeners are seeking to pass...
While the application period for Sampson County's Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) still a month away, there are a couple changes this year to the program that offers help in paying heating bills.
The Clinton-Sampson Chamber of Commerce is honored to partner with the Small Business Center at Sampson Community College for a variety of seminars throughout each year. Seminars such as Social Media Marketing, Investing Local, Tax Updates,...
Priscilla Mitchell was honored Aug. 28 with a surprise retirement party given by her co-workers. Mitchell has worked for Laboratory Corporation of America for 29 years.
Clinton City Schools is working to make changes in the way substitutes are called to fill in for teachers.
After close to 30 years as an educator and educational administrator with Clinton City and Sampson County schools, Nancy Dillman will say goodbye in February.
(The public reports listed below are provided by the Sampson County Sheriff's Office, the Clinton Police Department and the N.C. Highway Patrol via the Sheriff's Office daily jail report.)Arrests
Being a member of South River Electric Membership Corporation has benefits. In October, the nonprofit electric cooperative refunded $2,707,200 to its members as capital credits from the years 1995 and part of 1996.
On Monday, Oct. 13, Kayla N. Price, Esquire, was sworn in as an attorney and Counselor at Law in the presence of family and friends at the Sampson County Courthouse. District Court Judge Carol Jones-Wilson administered the oath of office to Ms. Price.
Local Lions Club members are hoping to reel in record numbers for their annual Fish Fry, being held Thursday, Oct. 30, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and again from 4 until 7 p.m. at the Sampson Agri-Exposition Center. Eat in and take out available. Proceeds...
During my first year at Agnes Scott it didn't take long to realize what an amazing opportunity I had been afforded by Simple Gifts. I was able to attend an institution with an outstanding academic program, small class sizes with one on one...
As part of Breast Cancer Awareness month, the Sampson County Health Department is playing host to an item that is an intricate part of raising awareness and hope in America's fight against the deadly disease.