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    Nearly half of Sampson without power

    Nearly half of Sampson County is still without power in the wake of Hurricane Florence, whose extensive damage and outer bands are still giving linemen fits. A very select few were never in the dark, [...]
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    Flo’s wrath affects businesses

    Hurricane Florence brought more than heavy winds and torrential rains as she swept across Sampson County and south-eastern North Carolina over the weekend. Several local businesses are once again facing damage from the storm’s flood [...]
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    Rheinfelden tax incentives OK’d

    An incentives package for Rheinfelden Americas LLC of Clinton was approved by the Sampson Board of Commissioners earlier this week, on the heels of incentives offered by the City of Clinton. The company has proposed [...]
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    Clinton High offers public safety classes

    Jeissi Vasquez knows she wants to enter the military after high school graduation, and a new class at Clinton High School is helping guide her on the right path. Junior and senior students at the [...]
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    To our readers:

    The Friday-Saturday Sampson Independent you are receiving electronically today is a combination edition intended to get news out to you prior to the impending arrival of Hurricane Florence. Because of the uncertainty of the storm [...]





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