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Lawrence B. Marible, 59 - Clintonnc
WINSTON-SALEM — Mr. Lawrence B. Marible, 59, of 3725 S. Main St., formerly of Sampson County, died Friday, April 18, 2014 at Wake Forest Baptist Center. The funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Brock Memorial & Worley Funeral Home ...
Ayanna M. Bynum, 35 - Clintonnc
MT. OLIVE — Miss Ayanna M. Bynum, 35, of 309 Robert F. Hargrove Road, died Saturday, April 19, 2014 at the Atkinson Home. The funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Brock Memorial Worley Funeral Home, Inc.
Pearl Hobbs, 80 - Clintonnc
CLINTON — Ms. Pearl Hobbs, 80, of 253 Faison Hwy., Apt. 21, died Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Kitty Askins Hospice Center, Goldsboro. The funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Brock Memorial & Worley Funeral Home, Inc.
On change (An allegory) - Clintonnc
Change has come to Sampson County. Spring has taken root: trees have unfurled their leaves; flowers are in bloom; spring rains acquire that wonderful earthen scent. But “change” is a neutral term that offers no value; it can be either good or bad. This ...
Liberty Hall Day Camp begins June 23 - Clintonnc
The staff at Liberty Hall in Kenansville is gearing up for their second Day Camp for children ages 8 – 11. Camp will be held from June 23 thru 26, 1 until 5 p.m. The children will experience games, school in the one room school house, candle making and ...
Brown’s Chapel celebrating pastor’s 4th anniversary - Clintonnc
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. Brown’s Chapel Missionary Baptist ...
US Cell, SMS ‘green up’ - Clintonnc
Local US Cellular associates teamed up last week with students from Sampson Middle School to work in the school’s atrium area, planting shrubs, landscaping existing flower beds and painting the floor with materials donated by the cell phone company. It ...
Midway loses opener, wins final two games in Easter Tournament - Clintonnc
Midway’s baseball team headed out to Fayetteville’s Terry Sanford High School on Saturday, Monday, and Tuesday to participate in an Easter Tournament involving some of the top teams from North Carolina and South Carolina. Midway opened the tournament ...
A ‘Walk in the Park’ to benefit UCare - Clintonnc
On Sunday afternoon, community members are gathering in Newton Grove to take a walk in Weeks Park to garner support and raise funds for UCare, Sampson County’s domestic violence shelter. Newton Grove United Methodist Church members are working together ...
Crusaders tame the Horses, 19-1 - Clintonnc
Abigail Blanchard pitched the complete 4 innings in Harrells’ blowout win over Clinton. Blanchard got the win by striking out 8 batters, allowing just 1 hit and 1 run, with that run being unearned. Blanchard threw 49 strikes to 32 balls. The Crusaders ...