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Monday, May 29, 2017

Students Learn About Patriotism With Personal American Flag

More than 2,500 first grade students in Johnston County received a lesson on patriotism after receiving their own American...

Holt’s Lake Drowning Victim Identified

Funeral services will take place on Wednesday for a Smithfield man who drowned Friday afternoon at Holt's Lake in...

Fire Damages Home

An elderly resident escaped unharmed from their burning home Sunday morning. The fire was reported at a home on Iris...

Fire Prompts Evacuation At Assisting Living Center

A kitchen fire forced the temporary evacuation of residents from Gabriel Manor Assisted Living in Clayton on Sunday afternoon. The...

Teen Seriously Injured In Crash

A 19 year-old was seriously injured in a single car accident Friday afternoon. It happened on Shotwell Road near Clayton. The...

Eagle Scout Recognized

William Puckett (center) from Boy Scout Troop 64 of Cleveland was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout on May...

Grandparents Day Out Set This Summer

The Benson Center for Active Aging (BCAA) will have Grandparents Day Out this summer. Are you babysitting your grandkids this...

Death Of Teenager Ruled A Homicide

An 18 year-old found suffering from a gunshot wound on the front porch of his home Sunday has died...

Burglary Suspect Confesses To Crime

Charges have been filed against a burglary suspect who stole items from a home while the occupants were inside. On...

Impaired Driver Nearly Strikes Officer

A law enforcement officer was nearly struck by a drunk driving suspect. Around 2:30am Friday, a deputy sheriff had stopped...

Kenly Native Receives Softball All-American Honors

SALEM, Va. – UNC Pembroke Junior Jamie Johnson became just the third player in the 28-year history of the...

Johnston County 4-H Summer Fun Now Enrolling

4-H Summer Fun is a collection of fun educational workshops and hand-on activities planned especially for Johnston County youth....

Camels Eliminated From Big South Championship With Narrow 6-5 Loss

Lexington, SC - Fourth-seeded High Point edged eighth-seeded Campbell 6-5 in an elimination game of the 2017 Big South...

Man Shot With Pellet Gun In Wal-Mart Parking Lot

No charges will be filed against a 24 year-old man who allegedly shot himself with a pellet gun. The...

Police Investigating Break-Ins

Smithfield Police are investigating two break-ins reported Thursday. Between 10:30am and 11:30am someone forced open the rear door to a...