Sampson Independent- RSS NEWS Feed http://clintonnc.com/section/NEWS http://clintonnc.com/section/NEWS Sat, 18 Apr 2015 19:35:53 EST 1800 Makin’ the grade http://clintonnc.com/news/health-localnews1-localnews2-localnews3-news-WK_Food/152984218/Makin-the-grade Restaurant GradesWeek of April 13, 2015Domino's — 96Ruby Tuesday's — 95.5 Sat, 18 Apr 2015 07:31:54 EST Paniagua http://clintonnc.com/news/community-community-news-home_top-local-news-localnews1-localnews2-localnews3-news-news_education-news_education-schools/152987172/Paniagua For several years, Thomas Paniagua has been involved with Clinton High School's technology organization. But now, he's ready to take his leadership skills to the state level. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 07:31:52 EST UMO to have open house at former Mount Olive High School http://clintonnc.com/news/local_features-news/152984131/UMO-to-have-open-house-at-former-Mount-Olive-High-School MOUNT OLIVE — Many memories were made and friendship forged from 1925 to 1965 at 207 Wooten Street, the former home to Mount Olive High School. The property set vacant for years with rumblings that it might be torn down. Luckily, that was not... Sat, 18 Apr 2015 07:16:51 EST A Wise choice http://clintonnc.com/news/lifestyle-news/152914118/A-Wise-choice MOUNT OLIVE — Chad Wise, a first generation college student at the University of Mount Olive, grew up in Charlotte, NC. His parents, Ronnie and Dana Wise, moved the family to Mount Olive during his junior year of high school. After graduating,... Sat, 18 Apr 2015 07:01:53 EST (No heading) http://clintonnc.com/news/localnews1-localnews2-localnews3-politics/152983677/ First of all, I want to thank everyone who replied to the past two week's questions pertaining to the budget. I enjoyed hearing from you. For this week's question, I would like to get your opinion on state government regulations that you... Sat, 18 Apr 2015 07:01:51 EST Crimewatch http://clintonnc.com/news/blotter-localnews1-localnews2-localnews3-news/152987524/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... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:06:51 EST Ribbon cut at Med First http://clintonnc.com/news/business-localnews1-localnews2-localnews3-news/152987424/Ribbon-cut-at-Med-First Med First Urgent Care & Family Practice of Clinton held a ribbon cutting on April 16. The mission at Med First Urgent Care & Family Practice is to ensure that their patients receive the highest quality of comprehensive healthcare in a sick patient... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:01:51 EST Gregorys in concert http://clintonnc.com/news/faithandfamily-lifestyle-religion/152910160/Gregorys-in-concert The Gregorys will be in concert Sunday, April 19, at Turkey Baptist Church. The sing starts at 11 a.m.. The church is located at 144 W Faison Ave., Turkey. The pastor is Ron Bryan. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 07:01:51 EST Church Outreach http://clintonnc.com/news/faithandfamily-lifestyle-religion/152909954/Church-Outreach The deadline for church briefs is 5 p.m. on Wednesdays. Church briefs can be placed by emailing CLNLifestyle@civitasmedia.com or leaving a message at 910-644-0447. Briefs run up until the event and do not have to be resubmitted each... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 06:16:51 EST When detours come, look heavenward http://clintonnc.com/news/faithandfamily-lifestyle-religion/152909941/When-detours-come-look-heavenward Have road detours driven you up the wall while wondering where you're being led and when you will get to your destination? Following a detour recently on Hwy. 421 left me weary as I drove extra miles and waited for the people holding the... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 06:01:51 EST Things of which we need to be mindful http://clintonnc.com/news/faithandfamily-lifestyle-religion-news/152929126/Things-of-which-we-need-to-be-mindful Close to the end of Peter's second epistle, he asks a question. The question is, “…what manner of persons ought ye to be…?” (II Pet. 3:11). There are a number of answers that can be drawn from the text of this last... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 05:46:51 EST Sampson Middle SGA http://clintonnc.com/news/news_education/152944670/Sampson-Middle-SGA The following students were elected to SGA offices at Sampson Middle School earlier this month, back from left: Shyde' Underwood, president; Zacchaeus Williams, treasurer; Carrington Dirks, vice president; and front, from left: Mark Nurse,... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 21:31:52 EST SCT comedy opens Friday http://clintonnc.com/news/localnews1-localnews2-localnews3-localnews4-news/152954932/SCT-comedy-opens-Friday After weeks of relentless rehearsals, the cast of “The Prisoner Of 2nd Avenue” and the Sampson Community Theatre is ready to perform another Neil Simon written comedy for our audiences with opening performance on Friday, April 17 at 8 p.m. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 20:46:54 EST CHS teacher visits England http://clintonnc.com/news/community-community-news-home_top-local-news-localnews1-localnews2-localnews3-news-news_education-news_education-schools/152946708/CHS-teacher-visits-England Rhonda Davis, a teacher at Clinton High School, received a Simple Gifts grant and used it to travel to England for three weeks during the summer of 2014. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 19:01:52 EST Alley closure approved http://clintonnc.com/news/community-news-home_top-localnews1-localnews3-news/152939404/Alley-closure-approved ROSEBORO — At the close of a third public hearing earlier this week, commissioners in Roseboro decided to officially close an alley.The last of three public hearings was held during Tuesday night's board meeting. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 16:01:51 EST Crimewatch http://clintonnc.com/news/blotter-localnews1-localnews2-localnews3-news/152954579/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... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:01:51 EST Chemtex grant OK’d http://clintonnc.com/news/home_top-local-news-localnews1-localnews2-news/152939634/Chemtex-grant-OKd The county has submitted a $780,000 state grant on behalf of Chemtex that, along with other funds, would assist in the construction of a rail spur extension to serve the incoming industry as well as other future developable properties south of the... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 07:31:51 EST Revenue options mulled http://clintonnc.com/news/home_top-local-news-localnews2-news/152841440/Revenue-options-mulled The City of Clinton is already facing a shortfall of nearly a quarter-million dollars in lost revenue for the upcoming budget year, and the City Council is expected to mull options that, coupled with pending legislation, could offset those... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 07:01:51 EST CCS vying for grant to expand L.C. Kerr garden http://clintonnc.com/news/community-community-news-home_top-local-news-localnews1-localnews2-localnews3-news-news_education-news_education-schools/152920937/CCS-vying-for-grant-to-expand-L.C.-Kerr-garden Throughout the year, students at L.C. Kerr School enjoy planting and harvesting vegetables in their garden. School officials would like to see more students have the same opportunity as well. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 06:46:51 EST Walgreens is Chamber’s Member of the Week http://clintonnc.com/news/business-localnews1-localnews2-localnews3-news/152914464/Walgreens-is-Chambers-Member-of-the-Week The Chamber's Member of the Week is Walgreens, located at 218 Martin Luther King Jr Hwy. in Roseboro. To keep you feeling well, Walgreens offers many over the counter medicines, vitamins and many pharmacy services including prescription refills... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 06:01:51 EST