Thursday, July 29, 2021







News

Mask Mandate Question Settled In 4-3 Vote By School Board

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A divided Johnston County Board of Education voted 4-to-3 to allow for parental choice when it comes to their children wearing masks when they...

North Carolina To Require Vaccine Verification For State Employees

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Urges Other Government Agencies and Private Employers to do the Same RALEIGH - Today, Governor Roy Cooper and North Carolina Department of Health and...

Schools

Mask Mandate Question Settled In 4-3 Vote By School Board

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A divided Johnston County Board of Education voted 4-to-3 to allow for parental choice when...

Congress Seeks To Cut $40 Million From Charter Schools, Impose New Regulations

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By David Bass Carolina Journal The U.S. House Appropriations Committee voted to cut $40 million...

N.C. School Districts Have Spent Just 13% Of Federal COVID-19 Relief, Analysis Finds

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By David Bass Carolina Journal Public school districts in North Carolina have received about $5.3...

Smithfield

Benson Woman Cited In Smithfield Traffic Accident

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SMITHFIELD - A Benson woman was cited for causing a two car collision Tuesday afternoon...

Judge Sentences Clayton Man To 33 Months In Prison

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RALEIGH – Kashon Stacy Cunningham, a Clayton resident, was sentenced Thursday, July 22nd to 33...

Smithfield Hopes Amazon Project Can Lure $3.8M Infrastructure Grant

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Leveraging the jobs created by the Amazon project coming to the West Smithfield Industrial Park,...

Selma

Minor Injuries Reported In US 70 Accident

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SELMA - Minor injuries were reported Thursday after a Ford truck and Kia passenger car...

Arrest Made In Equipment Theft From Highway Contractor

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WILSON'S MILLS - Police have arrested a Selma man they said stole equipment from a...

Commissioners Borrow $52.5 Million For New Water And Sewer Projects

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SMITHFIELD - Johnston County Commissioners voted Monday to authorize a $52.5 million water and sewer...

State

North Carolina To Require Vaccine Verification For State Employees

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Urges Other Government Agencies and Private Employers to do the Same RALEIGH - Today, Governor...

Hudson Bashes Proposed New Federal Gun Regulation

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By Mitch Kokai Carolina Journal U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson took aim this week at a...

N.C. School Districts Have Spent Just 13% Of Federal COVID-19 Relief, Analysis Finds

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By David Bass Carolina Journal Public school districts in North Carolina have received about $5.3...