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Sampson County bridge closing for emergency repairs

The N.C. Department of Transportation will temporarily close a bridge on a Sampson County highway for emergency repairs.

Recent storms close multiple Sampson County roads

Several state roads and a highway remain closed in Sampson County after severe storms came through the area this past weekend.

Brooks Brothers to convert clothing factories into mask, gown factories during pandemic

The oldest American clothing brand is halting the production of ties, shirts and suits at some of its clothing factories in order to make masks and gowns.

‘It sounded like something exploded’: Injured student describes roof collapse in storm

A camera inside the gymnasium at Union Intermediate School in Sampson County captured the moment the roof collapsed Monday, forcing students to run to safety.

VIDEO: Students run to safety as strong wind blows roof off school gym

Storms moving through Sampson County damaged the roof of the gym at Union Intermediate Elementary School on Monday while students were in the building.

Severe weather causes damage in the Carolinas Monday afternoon

Severe weather caused damage to two schools in the Carolinas Monday afternoon -- one in Clinton and another in Loris, SC.

North Carolina prisoner stabbed to death with homemade blade

Authorities say a prisoner stabbed another prisoner to death with a homemade blade at a western North Carolina prison.

Man in custody after late-night Sampson County standoff

A man is in custody after a late-night standoff with Sampson County deputies Friday night.

Contract awarded to North Carolina company for I-40 improvements

A North Carolina construction company has been awarded a project to make improvements to Interstate 40 in Sampson County.

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NC halts plan to resolve ballot issue with voter affidavits

The North Carolina State Board of Elections has sent out a memo encouraging county elections officials to suspend a program allowing voters to sign an affidavit to make up for the lack of a witness signature on their ballots.

Jill Biden to travel to North Carolina next week

Jill Biden, the wife of Democratic nominee Joe Biden, will be visiting Greenville on Tuesday.

Shallotte breaks ground on long-awaited riverwalk project

The Town of Shallotte celebrated the groundbreaking of the long-awaited riverwalk project.

Meet the spirits that haunt Poplar Grove during paranormal tours

Poplar Grove Plantation will continue it's annual paranormal ghost tours albeit with coronavirus precautions in mind.