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Smithfield, NC
Monday, January 22, 2018

911 Outage In Johnston County

Update:  Crews hope to have the fiber optic line repaired by 9:00pm tonight (Monday). A fiber optic line has been...

Johnston Health Adds Visitation Restrictions Because Of Flu

Johnston Health announced Monday they are experiencing an increased number of viral influenza cases among patients. To ensure the safety of patients,...

Pedestrian Killed In Hit And Run Accident

The NC Highway Patrol is searching for the driver of a hit and run vehicle wanted following a deadly...

JCSO: Man Steals Money Being Saved For Funeral Expenses

A Johnston County man has been arrested on charges he stole a large sum of money being saved by...

Truck Driver Accused Of Intentionally Striking Pedestrian

A 20 year-old man standing in his front yard was hit by a pickup truck that left the roadway Friday afternoon....

Councilman Asks: Is Smithfield A City Or Town ?

Dr. David Barbour asks town to either stick with 'city' or 'town'  Newly elected Smithfield Town Councilman Dr. David Barbour...

Man Accused Of Exposing Himself Inside Convenience Store

Indecent exposure charges have been filed against a man who allegedly walked out of a convenience store restroom wearing...

Clayton Mayor Presents Year In Review

Mayor Jody McLeod will present  “Clayton – A Year in Review” at the regular meeting of the Clayton Rotary Club.  The...

Government Shutdown Impacting Phone Service At Soil and Water Conservation District Office

The Johnston County Soil and Water Conservation District office in Smithfield remains open during the federal government shutdown. However, the...

Benson Graduates From Boot Camp

PVT Andrew William Benson, 18 of Benson graduated from United States Marine boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot...

DOT Adds New Streets

The NC Department of Transportation has added two new streets to the State Maintenance System. Mary Ellen Way in Dowdy...

Rouzer Releases Statement On Government Shutdown

US Congressman David Rouzer (R-NC) has released a statement regarding the government shutdown. “Our country faces the greatest foreign threats...

Search Continues For Suspect Wanted For Crimes At 3 Churches

The search continues for a Johnston County man wanted for crimes at three Johnston County churches. Last Sunday morning Jan. 14th,...

Teen Arrested On Marijuana Charges During Traffic Stop

A Benson teenager was arrested Sunday night on charges he had more than 44 grams of marijuana in his vehicle during...

Driver Found Unresponsive In Front Of Community Building

A concerned citizen called authorities after spotting a suspicious vehicle last Friday night, Jan. 12th in front of the...