Wednesday, September 18, 2019






News

Popular Theatre Floods 3 Times In 10 Weeks

By: Scott Bolejack No one is arguing this fact: Rain from Hurricane Dorian pushed floodwaters 13 rows up into the seats in Selma’s Rudy Theatre,...

Man Critically Injured When Race Car Explodes

A Selma man was critically injured when his race car exploded.  The 52 year-old victim is now hospitalized in the Burn Center at UNC Hospital...

Schools

JCS Enrollment Climbs To 37,411

Johnston County Schools said 37,411 students attended classes on the 10th day of public schools...

Former PE Teacher Named New Assistant Principal At South Johnston High

A former physical education teacher and coach at South Johnston High has been named the...

13 Clayton High Students Graduated Without Proper Credits  

In a press release Friday, Johnston County Public Schools announced they have determined that 13...

Smithfield

Fire Department Purchases 20 New Air Packs

The Smithfield Fire Department has been given approval to purchase 20 new air packs.  The air...

Report: Squatters Lived Undetected Nearly 2 Weeks In Smithfield Home

Johnston County authorities report a couple moved into a vacant Smithfield area home and lived...

Annual Smithfield Appearance Commission Report

Smithfield Town Manager Mike Scott presented the annual report of the Smithfield Appearance Commission during...

Selma

Man Critically Injured When Race Car Explodes

A Selma man was critically injured when his race car exploded.  The 52 year-old victim is...

September 15th-21st Is Child Passenger Safety Week

September 15th through 21st has been proclaimed Child Passenger Safety Week in Johnston County.  Johnston...

Roommate Indicted In Selma Murder

Hours after 66 year-old Vondell Bethune of Selma got home from church he was killed...