Sampson Independent- RSS Feed Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:04:55 EST 1800 Crimewatch Arrests4/16 - Jason Paul Terry, 36, 705 W. Cutchin St., Clinton, failure to appear on no operator's license charge. Bond $1,000; court date not listed. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Kerr’s first-grade Students of the Month Kerr Elementary recently named its first grade Students of the Month for April, recognizing them for the character trait of courage. Those honored were: Eben Best, Jamiyah Joyner, Zoie Allemore, Jackson Lee, Logan Bass, Aiyanni Hernandez, Judith... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Blackburn crowned Miss Midway Middle Courtesy photo Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST A trap is set for Jesus (This is part 5 of an 8-part series on the last days of Jesus by Pastor Gilbert Owens. This series highlights the key events of Jesus Christ last days leading up to His crucifixion and resurrection. This series is based on Pastor Gilbert Owens study... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Subway coming soon to Harrells Last August, the announcement was made that there would be a Subway opened in Harrells. Last week, the frame for the business started going up. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Summer art camp offers new classes Registration has started for the Sampson Arts Council's Summer Art Camp and there are some new opportunities available for older students this year, leaders noted. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Teacher plan, mastery program on county schools’ radar An oft-discussed teacher contract/bonus pay plan and a new Credit by Demonstrated Mastery program will hold the attention of Sampson County Board of Education members after the Easter break, when they meet April 28, likely to vote on one and work... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Clara D. Hope, 78 Clara D. Hope, 78CLINTON — Mrs. Clara Elizabeth DeVault Hope, 78, of 3975 Garland Hwy., died in Mary Gran Nursing Home, Monday, April 14, 2014. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Harrells softball, baseball get wins Softball Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Vigil shines light on dark issue of child abuse As rain fell around the Clinton Farmer's Market Monday evening, a large crowd gathered for a candlelight vigil to show unity against child abuse, with the hope that shining a light on an everyday issue might one day see it washed away... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Hobbton Middle places 2nd in BOB regionals Courtesy photo Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Sampson libraries prepare to celebrate Children’s Book Week Children's Book Week is the annual celebration of books for young people. Established in 1919, Children's Book Week is the longest-running national literacy initiative in the country. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Crimewatch Arrests4/14 - Michael Anthony Loftin Jr., 26, 4740 Bearskin Road, Clinton, court violations. Bond $400; court date April 22. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Special Olympics show off special athletes Courtesy photos Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST SCC exhibit offers photographs, art Sherry Matthews/Sampson Independent Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST David L. and Edith Royal Bradshaw David and Edith were married on January 1, 1905. David was in his early 30's and Edith was not quite 23. David was called Date and Edith was called Ince. Neither her marriage license or death records used her given name. David was born Sept 5,... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST SCC welcomes Boy Scouts to campus Sampson Community College, sponsor of the STEM Merit Badge College, welcomed 430 Boy Scouts along with over 150 adults for a day of exploration and learning last weekend. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Easter services abound this Sunday Prayer service and Bible study is held every Wednesday morning at 11 a.m. at Point Level Disciples of Christ Church in Clinton.Prayer service is held every Thursday night from 6-7 p.m. at the House of Prayer in Faison. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Roundup pulls in 14 child support offenders A Sunday afternoon crackdown on child support offenders has rounded up 14 Sampson residents who were taken into custody for the offenses. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Clinton beats Union, 9-0 Clinton's Lady Dark Horse soccer team played a conference match at Union on Monday night. The visitors jumped out to an early lead and never looked back as they finished of the Spartans early in the second half, shutting out the home team, 9-0,... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST