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Sunday, May 28, 2017

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...

5th Grader Wins Spelling Bee

Casey Held, a fifth grade student at Cleveland Elementary, was recognized at the May Board of Education meeting...

Highway Patrol Out In Force For Memorial Day Holiday

As the Memorial Day weekend kicks off, the State Highway Patrol is reminding motorists to be patient while traveling...

Fisherman Drowns In Boating Accident

One person died in a boating accident Friday afternoon. It happened at 3:16pm at Holt's Lake on Highway 301...

2 Year-Old Drowns In Golf Course Pond

A 2 year-old child drowned in a pond at a golf course Thursday night after wandering away from her...

LGBT Candidate Announces Bid For US Congress

Johnston County resident Rev. Dr. Wendy Ella May announced Friday her candidacy for North Carolina’s 2nd U.S. Congressional District....

Ellmers Lands Job In Trump Administration

Dunn resident and former U.S. Rep. Renee Ellmers has been named to a position in the administration of President...

Chicken Parts Spill

Traffic was delayed for several hours Thursday morning after a truck full of chicken parts spilled its load at...

Women Fight Over Handicapped Parking Space

Two women were arrested Thursday night after fighting over a handicapped parking space in a Johnston County business parking...

West Johnston Student Arrested For Second Time This Month

A West Johnston High school student was arrested Thursday on school grounds, the second incident involving the same person...

Deputy Superintendent Receives National Award

Johnston County Public Schools Deputy Superintendent Dr. Eddie Price received the 2017 Excellence in Educational Leadership from the University...

Smithfield Business Robbed

Two suspects are on the run following an early morning robbery at a Smithfield business. At 4:13am today (Thursday), Smithfield...

West Johnston High Names New Head Football Coach

West Johnston High named Robert Senseney as the new head football coach as the program moves to a 3A...