Sunday, May 27, 2018

Clayton Man Arrested For Cocaine Possession

A traffic stop on Highway 42 West resulted in the arrest of a 35 year-old Clayton man on drug...

Two Arrested Outside Convenience Store

Two people were arrested early Monday outside a Johnston County convenience store.  Around 4:10am, Johnston County deputies responded to a report of a...

Indoor Marijuana Grow Items Seized From Home

Criminal charges have been filed against a Smithfield man after items commonly used for an indoor marijuana grow operation...

Braswell Concedes Commission Race To Stewart

The Primary Election for the District 3 seat on the Johnston County Board of Commissioners is final.  In an email Friday morning...

Clayton Approves Electric Rate Increase

Beginning next week, the average Clayton Public Power residential customer is looking at the potential for $3.46 more a...

Federal Grand Jury Indicates Man For Carjacking On I-95

A federal grand jury in Wilmington has indicted a Sampson County man for carjacking a motorists on I-95 near...

Rouzer Votes For National Defense Bill

Congressman David Rouzer (R-NC) released the following statement on Thursday a short time after the passage of the 2019 National Defense...

North Johnston Seniors Hold Graduation Walk

North Johnston High School seniors walked the halls of their former schools to inspire younger students to graduate. Wearing their...

Troopers Expecting Increased Travel During Memorial Weekend

In anticipation of the upcoming Memorial Day weekend, increased traffic congestion is expected across the state, as motorists travel...

Memorial Day Travel: Stay Safe on the Roadways; Know Before You Go

Planning will save time and money Over the Memorial Day weekend, the N.C. Department of Transportation will pause most road...

Passport Fair Sunday At Princeton Post Office

Planning to travel outside the United States? First, you will need a passport. The Princeton Post Office will hold a...

$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...