Wednesday, April 24, 2019

More Security Updates Planned For School Campuses

Bids For 39 School Security Vestibules To Be Awarded In May The Johnston County Board of Education received an update...

Pipe Falls From Semi Piercing Car Windshield

Three people traveling in a car on Interstate 40 this morning (Tuesday) are lucky to have escaped without serious...

Police Searching For Two Robbery Suspects

Police in Smithfield are searching for two suspects wanted for an armed robbery. Detective Sgt. R.D Wood said it happened...

Family Celebrates With 100 Year-Old

An Erwin woman’s family reunited in Dunn on Friday to help her celebrate a century of life. Some of Thelma...

Deputies Make Four Drug Arrests

The Johnston County Sheriff's Office arrested four people on felony drug charges in unrelated incidents between April 18th –...

Highway Patrol Unveils New Helicopters

The State Highway Patrol unveiled the addition of two new Bell 407 helicopters today (Tuesday) to assist in the...

Raleigh Financial Advisor Accused Of Defrauding $246,000 From Elderly Woman

A financial advisor who previously worked for New York Life Insurance has been indicted by a federal grand jury...

New License Plate Agency Opens In Nash County

Agency opens in Spring Hope The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles opened a new license plate agency today (Tuesday) in...

Clayton Man Arrested In Major Franklin County Drug Bust

A Clayton man is among three people facing serious charges in Franklin County. In a press release on Monday from...

Smithfield Man Arrested Following One Year Investigation

A Smithfield man was jailed under a $2.2 million bond after his arrest last week. The Johnston County Sheriff's Office...

Town Board Overrules Staff Recommendation And Approves Rezoning

In a unanimous vote, members of the Smithfield Town Council have approved a request by a local attorney allowing...

Housing Permits Fall By 24 Percent

"The trends are hard to figure," Johnston County Director of Building Inspections Dean Barbour said after his department released...

13- And 16-Year Olds Accused Of Vandalizing Church Property

Two teenagers have been charged with intentionally damaging property at a rural Johnston County church.  The incident happened on April...

Man Claims He Was Victim of Two Crimes Minutes Apart

Smithfield Police are investigating a report from a Smithfield man that he was robbed near his home then physically...

Suspect Charged With Shoplifting $2,800 Diamond Ring

A Johnston County man is facing charges after Smithfield Police said he shoplifting a $2,800 ring from a local...

Four Seniors Named 2019 North Carolina Teaching Fellows

Four Seniors attending Johnston County Public Schools have been named 2019 North Carolina Teaching Fellows. The four students named 2019...

GOP Ronald Reagan Legacy Award Presented To Carl Lamm

CLAYTON - Over 125 people attended the Johnston County Republican Party's annual awards banquet at The Farm on Highway...

Ag Commissioner Encourages Horse Owners To Vaccinate Against Mosquito-Borne Diseases And Rabies

Mosquito-borne diseases can be deadly to horses, donkeys, mules NC Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler is encouraging horse owners to have...

Social Security Matters – Married Couple Confused About Social Security Benefits

by AMAC Certified Social Security Advisor Russell Gloor Association of Mature American Citizens Ask Rusty – Married Couple Confused About Social...

Johnston County Schools To Close May 1st For Teacher Rally At General Assembly

Optional Teacher Workday, Non-School Day For Students Johnston County Public Schools will be closed to students with an optional teacher...