Sampson County Newswire

Sampson County Newswire

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  1. Sampson youth among faira s livestock winners -Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Sampson Independent

    Winners in the opening weekend of the N.C. State Fair livestock competitions have been announced. Following is a list of the winners in each class, including some from Sampson County.

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  2. County schools selected for civil rights review -Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Sampson Independent

    ... score are selected. Stone reported that a high school is neither good nor bad, but one the areas flagged for Sampson County was LEP. "It said we had a high number of LEP students in our CTE classes," she said. "So it appears to DPI that we're ...

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  3. Partnership for Children offers a Imagination Librarya -Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Sampson Independent

    During last weekend's Court Square Street Fair in Clinton, more than 160 children were enrolled in the Imagination Library program by members of the Sampson County Partnership for Children. Sampson County Partnership for Children, the Smart Start Network and Dolly Parton's Imagination Library are working together to bring books to North Carolina's youngest children through funding provided by the N.C. General Assembly.

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  4. Congressman hosts youth leadership conference in Clinton -Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | The Sampson Independent

    Rep. David Rouzer, spends time with students from Sampson County. Pictured is Carol Kusmierczuk, Cameron Baker, Jada McNeil, Jana Hunter, Sabrina Newkirk, Blake Bellanger, Terri Boone, Chris Daughtry, Brittany George and Anthony Ramero-Jorge.

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  5. Working together -Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | The Sampson Independent

    ... business and industry education, training and support services for new, expanding and existing businesses in Sampson County. Through the program, the local college uses individualized needs assessments and consultations to design and implement ...

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  6. Chamber gears up for future events -Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | The Sampson Independent

    ... We are very grateful for all of our businesses who take the time out of their day to show us what makes Sampson County a great place to live and a better place to work. There are several things coming up that I would like to remind the community to ...

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  7. Clinton man charged in murder, under $1.5M bond - 12:16 pm updated:Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | The Sampson Independent

    ... and possession of a firearm by felon, according to details available through his booking report at the Sampson County Detention Center. On Tuesday afternoon, Clinton Police officials released details surrounding the death of Willie Murphy, 63, of ...

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  8. Sex offender accused of being at school Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... hool on 200 Davis Park Road on Sept. 28, according to police reports. In 1996, Williams was convicted in Sampson County for indecent liberties with a minor. He was released from prison in April 1998.

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  9. Man suspected of multiple break-ins in Bladen, Sampson countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    A man suspected of multiple breaking and enterings in Bladen and Sampson counties was arrested by deputies over the weekend. According to officials with the Bladen County Sheriff's Office, Johnathan Colby Rigsbee, 23, of White Oak, was taken into custody Saturday, Oct. 14 and charged with two counts of larceny of a firearm, felony breaking and entering, felony larceny, possession of stolen goods and felony probation violation.

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  10. Cowand earns Eagle ScoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | The Sampson Independent

    ... ompleted over 100 hours of community service. For his Eagle Scout Project, Cowand built picnic tables for the Sampson County History Museum.

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  11. College receives $1 million grant -Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | The Sampson Independent

    ... to adequately support the use of automated and robotic devices. While the new facility will be located in Sampson County, surrounding counties will also benefit from the expanded facility and training services. Local industries will not only assist ...

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  12. Toddler shot when gunmen invade birthday party, NC officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | WBTV

    CLINTON, NC A Sampson County toddler was airlifted to UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill after the girl was shot in the torso Sunday night, officials said. Once on scene, deputies were approached by a woman carrying a toddler girl who was suffering from a gunshot wound to the torso, officials said.

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  13. Deputies: Bullet traveled through wall, wounded 7-month-old in Sampson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | WRAL.com

    The Sampson County Sheriff's Office said deputies responded to a report of shots fired at 25 Bumpy Lane just before 9 p.m. and found a woman carrying an infant who had been shot in the torso. Investigators said that two armed men approached a man attending a birthday party at the residence and an altercation ensued.

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  14. Infant shot at birthday celebration; investigation ongoing -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | The Sampson Independent

    An infant is in stable condition following a shooting in the Clinton area, in which two men opened fire on another at a birthday celebration Sunday, missing him and striking a nearby mobile home where the child was being kept. Around 8:55 p.m. Sunday, deputies from the Sampson County Sheriff's Office responded to 25 Bumpy Lane in the Clinton area regarding a "shots fired" call with possible injuries.

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  15. School, Highway Patrol officials urge bus safety -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | The Sampson Independent

    With thousands of students riding school buses throughout Sampson County, district and law enforcement officials are encouraging motorists to "Stop on Red." The theme is being used for National School Bus Safety Week , which is held each year during the third full week of October.

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  16. Checkpoint yields over 130 offenses -Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 17 | The Sampson Independent

    A multi-agency driver's checkpoint conducted on U.S. 701 on Saturday resulted in 135 total criminal and traffic violations, authorities said. The Sampson County Sheriff's Office Criminal Interdiction Team conducted a driver's checkpoint this past Saturday, Oct. 14, on Hobbton Highway near Rosin Hill Road.

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  17. Unveiling a masterpiece -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | The Sampson Independent

    ... a fiber craftsman from Durham, organized a team of local fiber artists to make squares representing parts of Sampson County. The quilt is in the shape of Sampson County and has pieces representing schools, churches, animals, plants and culture that ...

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  18. a Scarecrowa success for Master Gardeners, Extension Office -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | The Sampson Independent

    Annie Matthews, of the Sampson County's Extension Master Gardener Volunteers, earns first place in the 'Scarecrow in the Park' contest. It was hosted by Sampson County's Extension Master Gardener Volunteers and Cooperative Extension Service.

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  19. SCC Mini-Grants nothing small at all -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | The Sampson Independent

    ... he says. "It is vital for students to be aware of the career opportunities that exist in and around Sampson County in the Animal Industry." Other grant recipients included evening instructor, Linda Carr whose grant will be to support set design ...

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  20. Swine farm biosecurity even more important in winter months -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | The Sampson Independent

    ... is a top priority each and every day. Max Knowles is an extension agent specializing in livestock with the Sampson County Cooperative Extension Center. He can be reached by phone at 592-7161 or by e-mail at [email protected] Max Knowles is an ...

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