Sampson Independent- RSS NEWS Feed Thu, 28 Aug 2014 03:33:24 EST 1800 Area families to host reunions Prayer meeting and Bible study is held every Wednesday at 11 a.m. and every Friday at 7 a.m. at Point Level Disciples of Christ Church in Clinton. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:46:18 EST September chock full of Chamber opportunities With September just around the corner, we have many exciting opportunities quickly approaching. From next week's Sampson Perspective to the following week's Washington Perspective and Business Showcase to a seminar focusing on Building... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:46:15 EST Juvenile to be tried as adult A 15-year-old will face murder and rape charges as an adult. That was the decision made today by Judge Sarah Seaton following a probable cause hearing in Sampson County District Court, where all juvenile matters are initially handled. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:02:13 EST Clinton man’s name to Tap arrests A 31-year-old Clinton man has become the latest individual taken into custody as part of the Sampson County Sheriff's Department's ongoing Operation Double Tap. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:11:08 EST Taking the walk Gilbert Owens has been in the ministry for many years, but he did not experience the real church until he took a special walk.He wants others to experience it too. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:01:13 EST 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 via the Sheriff's Office daily jail... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:50:12 EST Sampson County Board of Education recognitions. Chase Jordan / Sampson Independent Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:41:21 EST RES participates in Million Father March Roseboro Elementary School, where “Tomorrow's Success Begins Today,” participated in the 2014 Million Father March during the first day of school Monday. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:41:12 EST Upcoming event to showcase Sampson businesses Local residents may drive past a great business every day and not be familiar with it, while another may have just opened up that does not have the exposure it needs to get the foot traffic a well-established family-owned enterprise already... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:30:07 EST City schools to increase Driver’s Ed fee Driving instructor Jeff Sawvel sat in the passenger seat of an old Ford Taurus as he taught a Clinton High School student the rules of the road Tuesday. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:16:07 EST Donors, scholars benefit from giving Both donors and scholars benefit from the Sampson Community College Foundation. For the donors, giving brings great reward and for the scholars, receiving brightens their educational opportunities. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:00:07 EST Back to school Chase Jordan / Sampson Independent Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:06:13 EST Ribbon cut at Abbigail's Ribbon cut at Abbigail's Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:39:13 EST Drug arrests pile up Three more Clinton residents have been caught up in a drug net lowered just over three weeks ago during simultaneous campaigns by city police and Sampson sheriff's investigators. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:35:12 EST School supplies donated School supplies donated Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:11:22 EST Mount Olive summer commencement Courtesy photo Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:07:14 EST 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 via the Sheriff's Office daily jail report.)Arrests Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:06:08 EST SCC Foundation’s efforts prove beneficial The Sampson Community College Foundation is gearing up for what they hope will be another successful fundraising year. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 07:31:18 EST They’re baaaaack! As the sun rose over Sampson County Monday morning, thousands of eager minds arose from their beds with an eagerness to begin the next chapter in their lives — the first of 180 days in a new school year. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:31:13 EST Another business robbed Gary Wayne Hall called it a 'hefty heist,' as he talked solemnly about the early morning break-in of Sessoms Jewelry in downtown Clinton Sunday, where the business' front door glass was shattered as thieves made a rapid entry and... Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:09:11 EST