Friday, May 25, 2018

$220,000 Cash Found During Traffic Stop

$220,000 in cash was discovered inside a Food Lion bag after a K-9 alerted on a car during a...

Clayton Man Sentenced To 10 Years In Federal Prison

A Johnston County man was sentenced Thursday to 10 years in federal prison followed by 3 years of probation. Cedrick Jermaine Williams,...

Braswell Picks Up 1 Vote In Recount

Incumbent Johnston County Commissioner Chad Stewart of Four Oaks was still the leader today (Thursday) following a recount of...

‘Deputy of the Year’ Dies Suddenly At Home

The close knit law enforcement community is mourning the loss of one of their own. Johnston County Deputy Roger Benson,...

Search For Upskirt Photo Suspect

Smithfield Police are searching for a suspect wanted for questioning following an incident inside Wal-Mart on N. Brightleaf Boulevard...

Clayton Passes Budget With 3 Cents Tax Increase

Calling it one of the most challenging budgets in more than a decade, the Clayton Town Council unanimously voted...

Benson Teen Injured During Selma Robbery

Selma Police are investigating the weekend robbery of a Benson teenager. The 16 year-old victim said he was pistol-whipped...

Football Team Serves Meal To 300 First Responders

A local high school football team wanted to do something unique and special for Johnston County first responders. Members of...

Sampson County Fugitive Captured After Wild Chase

PIT maneuver, foot chase, fight all in a night’s work A Sampson County man who fled court proceedings while on...

Victim Finds Stolen Dirt Bike For Sale On Internet

Last December 23rd, a Willow Spring resident returned home to discover a burglary.  A dirt bike and two helmets had been...

Arrest Made In Construction Site Thefts

Thanks to a concealed GPS tracking unit, a Kenly man has been arrested for his alleged involvement in thefts...

Arrest Made In Clayton Break-In

A Wendell man has been linked to a break-in last month in Clayton.  Jimmy Reed Tant Jr., 48, was arrested Tuesday by...

Top 10 Johnston County Baby Names Of 2017

Craig Olive, Johnston County Register of Deeds, has announced the 10 most popular baby names in 2017 for Johnston...

William H. Clayton – A Gentle Giant Has Passed Our Way

GUEST COLUMN for WTSB By:  Brad Crone Johnston County lost a titan on Sunday.  William H. Clayton, a long time beloved...

Funeral Service Scheduled For William H. Clayton

Funeral arrangements have been announced for a member of the First Missionary Baptist Church who died when the church...

Southern Wayne County Bridge Closed For Safety

The NC Department of Transportation has closed a bridge on Herring Road in southern Wayne County after inspectors discovered...

Benson Woman Hired To Lead NC 911 Board

L.V. Pokey Harris of Benson, a longtime public safety professional, has been hired as the new executive director of...

Dr. David Jeremiah Laying Groundwork For Overcomer Tour

Dr. David Jeremiah, the senior pastor of Shadow Mountain Community Church in El Cajon, California, has a worldwide radio...

3 Schools Recognized For Participation In Social Services Child Abuse Prevention Campaign

The Johnston County Department of Social Services GO BLUE team, Jennifer Gaddis, Amiracle Wooden, Judy Brinkley, Laura Beth Blalock,...

IRS Refund Stolen From Kenly Man

For the second time in as many years, someone has stolen a tax refund from the same family. A 50...