Sampson Independent- RSS NEWS Feed http://clintonnc.com/section/NEWS http://clintonnc.com/section/NEWS Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:48:05 EST 1800 Clinton man’s name to Tap arrests http://clintonnc.com/news/blotter-home_top-localnews1-localnews2-news/50437193/Clinton-mans-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 http://clintonnc.com/news/community_news-home_top-lifestyle-religion-localnews1-localnews2-localnews3-local_features-news/50398922/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 http://clintonnc.com/news/blotter-localnews1-localnews2-localnews3-news/50436655/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. http://clintonnc.com/news/community_news-localnews1-news-news_education-news_education-photo_gallery/50432319/Sampson-County-Board-of-Education-recognitions. Chase Jordan / Sampson Independent Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:41:21 EST RES participates in Million Father March http://clintonnc.com/news/localnews1-localnews3-news-news_education-news_education/50434749/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 http://clintonnc.com/news/business-community_news-localnews2-news/50414576/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 http://clintonnc.com/news/community_news-localnews2-news-news_education-news_education/50418694/City-schools-to-increase-Drivers-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 http://clintonnc.com/news/home_top-localnews1-news-news_education/50398546/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 http://clintonnc.com/news/community_news-localnews1-localnews3-news-news_education-news_education-photo_gallery/50417642/ Chase Jordan / Sampson Independent Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:06:13 EST Ribbon cut at Abbigail's http://clintonnc.com/news/business-community_news-localnews2-photo_gallery/50421138/ Ribbon cut at Abbigail's Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:39:13 EST Drug arrests pile up http://clintonnc.com/news/blotter-home_top-localnews1-localnews2-localnews3-news/50420555/ 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 http://clintonnc.com/news/localnews2-local_features-news-news_education-news_education-photo_gallery/50420454/ School supplies donated Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:11:22 EST Mount Olive summer commencement http://clintonnc.com/news/news-news_education-news_education-photo_gallery/50420346/ Courtesy photo Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:07:14 EST CrimeWatch http://clintonnc.com/news/blotter-localnews1-localnews2-news/50418323/ (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 http://clintonnc.com/news/localnews1-news-news_education/50381510/SCC-Foundations-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! http://clintonnc.com/news/localnews1-localnews2-localnews3-news-news_education/50398323/Theyre-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 http://clintonnc.com/news/home_top-localnews1-localnews2-news/50402682/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 2 more caught in Double Tap net http://clintonnc.com/news/home_top-localnews1-localnews2-news/50403405/2-more-caught-in-Double-Tap-net With two-thirds of the arrest warrants now served in the county's two-week-old Operation Double Tab, Sampson County Sheriff Jimmy Thornton said the campaign is achieving what he had hoped — getting suspected drug dealers, many of them... Mon, 25 Aug 2014 15:19:08 EST UMS students get hands-on science experience http://clintonnc.com/news/localnews1-localnews3-local_features-news-news_education-news_education/50402700/UMS-students-get-hands-on-science-experience Union Middle School eighth-grade students from Leslie Matthis' science class had an opportunity to travel to Camp Don Lee in Arapahoe, North Carolina this past spring. There, they had hands-on science experiences that she said she could never... Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:53:10 EST Crimewatch http://clintonnc.com/news/blotter-localnews1-localnews2-news/50398036/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... Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:48:13 EST