Thursday, May 23, 2019

Joint ALE Undercover Operation Nets 8 Arrests, 100 Charges At Selma Club

Wednesday night, state and local authorities made eight arrests on 100 felony and misdemeanor charges for drug and alcohol violations...

Teen Caught With Large Amount Of Narcotics At License Checkpoint

SAFE Team deputies with the Johnston County Sheriff's Office have made another significant drug bust at a random license...

Two Charged In Murder Of Missing Woman

The Nash County Sheriff's Office has arrested two people in the death of a missing Raleigh woman last seen...

Silver Alert Issued For Missing Woman

The Franklin County Sheriff's Office is working with authorities in several counties attempting to locate a missing 55 year-old...

Victim Seriously Injured At Benson Bar

An arrest has been made in connection with an assault at a Benson club earlier this month that left...

Woman Pleads Guilty To Disaster Fraud Related To Hurricane Matthew

A woman awarded more than $11,000 in rental assistance to which she was not entitled following Hurricane Matthew has...

Harnett County Woman Wins $200,000 Top Prize In Wheel of Fortune Scratch-Off Game

Gloria Wilson’s head is spinning after winning $200,000 playing the new Wheel of Fortune scratch-off. “I just can’t believe it’s...

Pine Level Police Looking For Attempted Bank Robbery Suspect

Pine Level Police are investigating an attempted bank robbery. It happened at the only bank in the small town. The...

Group Claims Johnston County Public Schools Lack Minority Administrators

Only 4 of top 84 positions are held by African Americans Only 3 African-American High School Principals Hired By JCS...

Trooper Shoots At Driver Who Pointed Gun At Him

The NC Highway Patrol says a trooper fired his gun during an incident on Interstate 40 early this morning...

JCC Announces Class of 2019

666 students earned credentials in 2018-19 Johnston Community College celebrated its 2018-19 graduates with a commencement ceremony May 13 at...

Harnett County Collision Takes Life Of Mother, Daughter

One twin survives A tragic wreck west of Lillington early Tuesday took the life of a woman and one of...

Inmate Used Balloons To Smuggle Contraband Into Jail

An inmate in the Johnston County Jail awaiting trial on two felony drug charges is facing seven additional charges...

3 Arrested After Meth Found Inside Car, JCSO Says

Three men were arrested after suspected methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia was reportedly found in their car. Around 1:50pm Monday, a...

Erwin Elementary’s Days Are Numbered

Old school will close when last bell rings this year The Harnett County School board voted Monday morning to officially...

Life Savings Of Mentally Handicapped Man Drained By Power Of Attorney

A lengthy investigation by Johnston County authorities has led to the arrest of a former caretaker accused of embezzling...

Johnston Regional Airport Receives $560,000 For Development Projects

The Johnston Regional Airport on Swift Creek Road near Smithfield was one of nine airports across North Carolina to...

Planned Selma Water Outage Postponed

SELMA - The Town of Selma has postponed a water outage that had been planned for Wednesday.   A new...

Two Felony Arrests Made At Smithfield-Area License Checkpoint

Two people were arrested at a random license checkpoint Friday afternoon by SAFE Team deputies with the Johnston County...

Classroom Disturbance Lands Student In Jail

A student at West Johnston High School was arrested following an incident on campus Monday morning. Around 10:45am, authorities allege...