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Clinton Rotary contributes to SCC - Clintonnc
Norman Johnson, president of the Clinton Rotary Club, presents a check to Candace Taylor, Rotary member and director of Sampson Community College’s Butler Basic Skills. The money will go towards the new 2014 GED test campaign, ‘Pass three, the fourth ...
Sampson Middle art winners - Clintonnc
The Sampson Middle School students won numerous awards at the All-County Art Competition held at Midway in March. The winners are, back row, from left: Altamiece Spell, Claire Tart, Carol Ann Mullins, Alexis Smith, Ivone Vadelz, Logan Faircloth, Taylor ...
Clinton claims county golf match - Clintonnc
Lakewood hosted a non-conference golf match with Midway, Hobbton, Clinton, and Union also participating. The match was played in cold, windy conditions Wednesday afternoon. Reid Darden of Clinton was medalist in the match, as he fired an impressive 73 at ...
‘Barefoot’ enters final weekend - Clintonnc
This is the final weekend and your last chance to see “Barefoot in the Park” at the Sampson Community Theatre. Last weekend, the cameo role of a delivery man was played by Clinton Mayor Lew Starling the first night, then by Sheriff Jimmy Thornton the ...
Harrells runs past Fayetteville Academy - Clintonnc
It was an offensive explosion at Harrells Christian Academy Wednesday evening, as Harrells simply outscored Fayetteville Academy, 14-8. Joseph Phaneuf was the winning pitcher for HCA, Mike Smith and Ben Prestage pitched relief for the Crusaders. Harrells ...
Anther Blue, 59 - Clintonnc
CLINTON — Anther Blue, 59, of Hicks Lane passed away on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at Sampson Regional Medical Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Hope Valley Funeral Service & Cremation.
John Miller - Clintonnc
IVANHOE — Mr. John Robert Miller passed away April 14, 2014 at Carolina East Hospice Center. The funeral will be 1 p.m. Monday, April 21 at Royal Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, Ivanhoe. Burial will be in Royal Chapel Church Cemetery. Visitation will ...
Kerr’s first-grade Students of the Month - Clintonnc
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 Paltero ...
Blackburn crowned Miss Midway Middle - Clintonnc
Ashton Blackburn, center, was crowned Miss Midway Middle 2014 on March 28. She is pictured with her court, from left: Kassiddy Holland, Miss Congeniality; Erica Bryant, Participation Award; McKenzie Naylor, first runnerup and Ambassador Award; Blackburn ...
Child abuse, a sad part of our society - Clintonnc
It’s hard for many of us to understand how someone can have a child and then not take care of it. Harder still is attempting to fathom how someone can have a child and then abuse it, physically, emotionally, verbally or, sadly, a combination of all three ...