31 People Charged In Cigarette Smuggling Operation

Locations in Smithfield, Four Oaks used as 'Stash Houses' A total of 31 people and one business have been indicted by a federal grand...

Paycheck Mistake: School Teachers Asked To Return Money

Several Johnston County school teachers have been asked to return a portion of their July paychecks.  The amounts range from $2,703.92 to $4,086.28 per...

Arrest Made In Sexual Assault Of Young Child

A 62 year-old Johnston County man has been arrested for allegedly assaulting a young child.  Authorities said the victim is only 6 years old. The...

$27,400 In Property Stolen During Two Break-Ins

Thieves made away with a large amount of property during two break-ins reported last week in Johnston County. Last Thursday, someone broke into a home...

Police: Shoplifting Suspects Caught With Items Stolen From 3 Stores

Two women were arrested after they reportedly stole clothing items from three Smithfield businesses. Police said an alert store employee contacted Smithfield Police on July...

Woman Accused Of Stealing Merchandise From Walmart

A 30 year-old woman was arrested after she allegedly stole merchandise from the Smithfield Walmart then left without paying. Around 1:15am Friday, Smithfield Police said...

Wilson Man Wins $213,945 Cash 5 Jackpot

Bobby Evans of Wilson is celebrating his good fortune after he won a $213,945 Cash 5 jackpot. Evans bought the ticket for Wednesday’s drawing at...

This Job Makes Me Feel Like I Have A Purpose

Brandon Edgerton enrolled in JCI's Supported Employment, Individual Placement and Support (IPS) to ensure he could successfully achieve recovery while maintaining full-time employment. He...

Highway 39 Repaving Project Begins Monday

An N.C. Department of Transportation contractor will start Monday, July 22nd milling and resurfacing Highway 39 between Highway 42 and the Selma city limits...

Town Of Selma Sewer System Smoke Testing Begins Monday

The Town of Selma will be conducting smoke testing of the sanitary sewer system starting the week of July 22nd. The initial testing is...