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Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Wal-Mart Employee Arrested On 17 Felonies

An employee at a Johnston County Wal-Mart store is facing 17 felony charges after allegedly using a customer's credit...

Two People Robbed At Home

Two people said they were robbed Monday night at a southern Johnston County home.  The incident was reported at an address in...

3 People Inside Car Stopped By Deputies Arrested

A traffic stop near the I-40 / NC 42 interchange led to the arrest of the driver and two...

Meth, Marijuana Found In Brogden Home

A Smithfield woman is facing drug charges after suspected methamphetamine and marijuana was allegedly found in her Brogden community...

Local Girl Scout Earns Highest Award

Josie Beasley of Clayton has earned the Girl Scout Gold Award, which is the highest and most prestigious achievement...

Johnston County School Employee Scammed

An employee of Johnston County Schools is the latest victim of an internet scam. The Smithfield resident reported that she...

Elementary Students Spread Love In Smithfield Community

Students from West Smithfield and South Smithfield elementary schools spread love throughout their community this month with more than...

46 Camels Named To PFL Academic Honor Roll

Buies Creek - The Pioneer Football League has named 46 Campbell student-athletes to its 2017 academic honor roll. In all, the...

Fire Destroys Mobile Home

A fire gutted a singlewide mobile home Tuesday morning. The fire was reported around 9:00am on Charlie Road near Thompson...

County May Change Personal Storage Building Rules

Johnston County Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing next month on a proposal to change the rules for personal...

Rumors Of School Violence Under Investigation

Since a teenager shot and killed 17 people at a Florida high school last week, rumors and reports of...

Mother, 2 Year-Old Missing Since 2016 Believed To Be In Harnett County

Detectives believe a Cumberland County woman and her child who disappeared in 2016 could be in Harnett County. New information...

17 Lot Subdivision Approved

The Clayton Town Council has approved a request for a new subdivision.  The 17 lot subdivision will be located on...

Sampson Sheriff To Have Opposition

Incumbent Sampson County Sheriff Jimmy Thornton has opposition for re-election this year. Thornton thus far is unopposed on the Republican...

Meth, Heroin, Marijuana Located Inside SUV

Two people were arrested on felony drug possession charges during a traffic stop on Highway 70 in Selma. Around 2:00pm last Thursday,...

Smithfield Man Arrested During Traffic Stop

A Smithfield man was arrested during a traffic stop Thursday afternoon on Highway 70 East. A Johnston County Sheriff SAFE Team deputy...

Man Who Provided Drugs In Fatal Overdose Charged With Murder

Following a three month investigation, a Smithfield resident has been charged with second-degree murder in the overdose death of...

Meth Lab Found Inside Home, 3 Arrested

Three people are facing charges of manufacturing methamphetamines after an active meth lab was discovered in the bedroom of...

“Trap House” Raided In Smithfield

Following a month long investigation a trap house was raided in the Smithfield city limits on Saturday night and three...

Clerk Of Court Michelle Ball Files For Second Term

Johnston County Clerk of Court Michelle Ball submitted her paperwork Friday afternoon for a second term.  She was joined by her husband...