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Sunday, November 19, 2017

Family Life Center Named In Honor Of Sarah Yard

In 1991, with a passion for addressing injustices, her love for education, community and families, Sarah M. Yard founded...

Planned Power Outage Sunday

Many homes and businesses in the Town of Smithfield will be without power for about 6 hours this weekend. The...

Fatal House Fire Under Investigation

A house fire early Friday claimed one life. The fire was reported at 5:01am at 650-B Oliver's Grove Road, off US 301 South...

Store Employee Accused Of Embezzling Over $10,000

An employee at a Smithfield auto parts store was arrested this week accused of embezzling $10,289.97 from the business...

Two Wrecks Reported On I-95

Two accidents were reported about a half-mile apart Wednesday night on Interstate 95 near Micro. One of the accidents involved two passenger...

Burglary Reported Near Clayton

The Johnston County Sheriff's Office is investigating an usual burglary reported Thursday near Clayton. It happened in the East Lake Subdivision off...

3 Caught Breaking Into Abandoned Nursing Home

Three people are facing felony charges after they were reportedly caught stealing items from an abandoned nursing home in...

Blackmon’s Crossroads Fire Chief Arrested

The chief of the Blackmon's Crossroads Fire Department was arrested Thursday afternoon. Fire Chief Kenan Kearney of Thompson Road, Four Oaks was...

Police Officers Receive Life Saving Award

Two members of the Smithfield Police Department received the department's Life Saving Commendation Award for saving a man's life...

Board Member Donates Salary For School Supplies

A member of the Johnston County School Board is going above and beyond to help teachers buy the classroom...

School Reverses Decision: American Legion Team Can Play Ball In 2018

Officials at Corinth Holders High School have changed their minds and will allow Clayton American Legion to host a...

Teenage Brothers Wreck Cars

Two Clayton brothers ended up crashing both of their cars last night with one of them ending up in...

Distracted Driver Victim Speaks At Area High Schools

On May 18, 2008, Jacy Good graduated from Muhlenberg College In Pennsylvania. She got into the car with her...

Fire Destroys Barn, Combine

An early morning fire caused an estimated $30,000 in damage. Around 5:15am Wednesday, a Johnston County deputy was on patrol outside of...

Franklin County Man Arrested On Drug Charges

A 22 year-old Franklin County man was arrested Wednesday afternoon following a traffic stop on Buffalo Road about a mile north...