Monday, October 15, 2018

Man Flees From Deputies At 130 MPH Because He Had To Use Bathroom

A construction worker who led authorities on a chase that reached speeds of 130mph on his motorcycle said he...

Arrest Made In Assault Of Elderly Handicapped Woman

An arrest has been made in the assault of a 77 year-old handicapped woman inside her Johnston County home. The...

Drugs Found During Search Warrant

A Four Oaks man was arrested on drug and weapons charges following a search warrant at his home on...

Pharmacy Shoplifting Cases Likely Connected

Two CVS Pharmacy locations in Johnston County reportedly a large quantity of merchandise was taken hours apart on Sunday.  Authorities...

Meadow School Lends A Hand To Union Elementary

Meadow School students and teachers volunteered on their day off to finalize packing buckets for a supply drive to...

Check Email Addresses Closely, Police Say

Smithfield Police are alerting area schools and businesses to be aware of an email scam that cost a local...

American Heart Association School Awards

Johnston County Public Schools (JCPS) has a history of participating in and giving back to their communities through the...

Benson Main Street Paving Postponed

The NC Department of Transportation has informed the Town of Benson that due to setbacks caused by inclement weather...

State Highway Patrol Announces Operation Stop Arm

While many schools across the state have been in operation for more than two months, the State Highway Patrol...

Johnston County Joins Triangle Water Supply Partnership

Johnston County has accepted an invitation to join the Triangle Water Supply Partnership (TWSP).  The TWSP, formerly the Jordan Lake...

Mangum Brings New Energy To West View Elementary

Chenetra Mangum never imagined herself as a principal but now she is ready to take on the charge of...

Not So Fast Food

By: Cassidy Hobbs Family and Consumer Sciences Agent Johnston County Cooperative Extension According to a study released by the Centers for Disease...

Carly Fogleman Photography Named Business Of The Month

The Four Oaks Chamber of Commerce has selected Carly Fogleman Photography as their October Business of the Month in...

Roller Serving On FCS Selection Committee

Buies Creek - Campbell Director of Athletics Bob Roller has been selected as a member of the NCAA Division...

Snead Named To Jerry Rice Award Watch List

Buies Creek – Campbell rookie standout Caleb Snead is one of 15 nationally named to the initial STATS FCS...

NC DOT Division 4 Clears Roads of Fallen Trees

Storm caused few road problems in the division The remnants of Hurricane Michael left scattered trees down in communities east...

$19.2 Million In New Single Family Housing Starts Approved In September

Construction of new single family homes in September continued at a rapid pace but new housing starts in Johnston...

Two Arrested Following Chase

Two people were arrested following a brief chase near Selma this week with a camouflage pickup truck. Around 9:30am Tuesday,...

Four Oaks Man Arrested During Traffic Stop

A Johnston County deputy sheriff arrested a 26 year-old Four Oaks man during a traffic stop on Highway 42...

Kenly Woman Facing Felony Drug Charge

A Kenly area woman was arrested Monday night after Johnston County deputies were called to her home. Authorities said they...