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Yearly Archives: 2017

Burglary Suspect Confessed To Crime

Charges have been filed against a burglary suspect who stole items from a home while the occupants were inside. On April 30th, a neighbor reported...

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 for a red light at...

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 UNC Pembroke softball team to...

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. This program is designed to...

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 Championship Friday night. The Camels finished...

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 incident was reported around 11:00pm...

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 home on Dogwood Street and...

5th Grader Wins Spelling Bee

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

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 to and from their intended...

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 South of Smithfield. Four friends in...