Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Cleveland Park And Recreation District Bill Falters In NC Senate

Efforts to form a Cleveland Parks and Recreation District suffered a major setback today (Wednesday). For more than a year,...

The Martins To Perform At State Annual Singing Convention

Multi-Dove Award-winning and multi-Grammy-nominated trio The Martins will be featured in Benson on June 23, as the musical family comes...

Man Charged With Stealing Items From Fire Damaged Home

Troubles continue for a 75 year-old Princeton man whose rental home was intentionally set on fire back earlier this...

Police Need Help Identifying Burglary Suspect

Do you recognize this person?  Smithfield Police need your assistance identifying the man shown in this surveillance image.  He is a...

Staying Hydrated in the Intense Heat

By: Cassidy Hobbs Johnston County FCS Agent It’s no secret that we have been experiencing a heat wave lately. If you...

Junior Women’s League Big Night Out Raises $15,000 For Harbor

On Friday, June 1st, the Junior Women’s League of Smithfield hosted their 3rd annual Big Night Out gala fundraiser....

North Carolinians with homes damaged by Hurricane Matthew urged to apply for help

Application Centers remain open in four counties, with more opening soon North Carolinians whose homes were damaged by Hurricane Matthew...

Max G. Creech Selma Historical Museum Announces Summer Programs

The Max G. Creech Selma Historical Museum is proud to announce its summer programs. “This summer we are going to...

Campbell Baseball: Noble Signs Free Agent Contract With Tigers

Buies Creek - Campbell baseball alum Wes Noble signed a free agent contract with the Detroit Tigers organization Tuesday afternoon. Noble, a right-handed pitcher from...

Man Arrested For Trespassing 13th Time At Same Church

1,838 total days spent behind bars and counting Elton Eugene Bryant of Angier was released from prison last Tuesday, June...

Commissioners Approve Mental Health Merger

July 1st Merger Could Impact 29 County Employees Following nine months of discussions and negotiations, Johnston County Commissioners have now formally...

Early Voting Begins In Sampson Runoff Race

Ballots can be cast until June 23 Early voting is underway in Sampson County for a runoff election that will determine...

Local Teacher Honored By Benson Commissioners

South Johnston ag teacher gets her day BENSON - Prior to the business portion of the June 12th Benson Board...

Online Enrollment Now Available For Some Johnston County School Students

Johnston County Public Schools has implemented a new online Enrollment/Registration system for all new students coming to the district....

Gun Fired Into Cleveland Area Home

A Cleveland couple said someone fire a gun through their front door. There are no suspects in the shooting. It...

Johnston Man Linked To Truck Theft

Authorities said a Meadow man was behind the wheel of a stolen pickup truck that crashed in Sampson County. On March...

Update: Death Of Former Fremont Mayor Ruled A Homicide

The State Medical Examiner's Office has ruled the death of a former Wayne County mayor as a homicide. The body...

Storm Blows Roof Off Johnston County Home

Strong winds blew the roof off a Johnston County home Sunday evening. The damage was reported at a home on Sedgewood Road...

662 Building Lots Approved During First 5 Months Of 2018

A report from the Johnston County Planning Department shows 75 new subdivisions have been approved as of May 31,...

Hundreds Attend Project-Based Learning Expo

Students and teachers from across Johnston County showcased their latest work at the district’s Project-Based Learning Expo. Teachers across the...