Saturday, October 20, 2018

Social Security Matters

by AMAC Certified Social Security Advisor Russell Gloor Association of Mature American Citizens Ask Rusty – Writer disagrees about the Social...

Driver Hits Trooper’s Car During Chase

A teenager driver is facing numerous charges after he sped through a Highway Patrol license checkpoint Thursday night near...

4th Victim Dies From I-40 Crash

The Highway Patrol announced on Friday the death of a fourth person from a 10 vehicle crash on Interstate...

Smithfield Police Need Help Identifying Suspect

Smithfield Police are asking for assistance identifying a suspect they say passed a counterfeit $100 bill. The man entered the...

Woman Threatens Cable Repairman With Gun

The Johnston County Sheriff's Office is investigating a report where a cable repairman said he was held at gunpoint...

Commissioners Approve Repair Shop Rezoning

Johnston County Commissioners have approved the rezoning of a vehicle repair shop in a rural area in southern Johnston...

Robbery Was Not Random, Police Say

Smithfield Police are looking for a suspect following the robbery of a 56 year-old man on Thursday. Around 2:00am the...

Felon Arrested For Drug, Weapon Violations

Acting on a tip, Smithfield Police located marijuana and a gun during a search Thursday. Police responded to an apartment...

Princeton Couple Arrested For Child Abuse

A Princeton couple has been arrested on felony child abuse charges after a 3 year-old boy received a significant...

Vehicles Intentionally Crashed Head-On Then Set On Fire, JCSO Says

Firefighters and law enforcement officers found two vehicles wrecked head-on then set on fire Wednesday afternoon.   Authorities said both acts...

Drug Search Warrant Leads To Arrests

Three people have been arrested and additional charges have not been ruled out following the execution of a drug...

Traffic Stop Leads To Drug, Identity Theft Charges

Bond was set Wednesday night at $112,000 for a Princeton man arrested during a traffic stop on US 70...

County Renews Cell Site Lease

Johnston County has agreed to extend a cellular telephone site lease agreement with New Cingular Wireless PCS that was...

DOT Sets New Date For I-95 Widening Meeting

The NC Department of Transportation has announced the new date for its public input meeting concerning the upcoming I-95 widening...

Update: Principal Working At Same Pay At Central Office

The Harnett Central High School principal who reportedly made a controversial decision to ask a student remove a shirt...

Bentonville Battlefield Fall Festival This Saturday

Take a ride on a wagon around the historic Harper House at Bentonville Battlefield’s annual fall festival this Saturday,...

Junior Women’s League Accepting Applications For Community Impact Grants

The Junior Women's League of Smithfield (JWL) is now accepting applications for Community Impact Grant recipients for the 2018-2019...

Benson Hosting School Board Candidate Forum

The Benson Area Chamber of Commerce will give Johnston County voters an opportunity to hear from the candidates for...

One-Stop Early Voting Underway

Turnout has been steady today (Wednesday) at all three one-stop early voting locations in Johnston County. Voting for the November...

Controversial Principal Remains Employed With School System

The principal who reportedly asked a student to change a shirt with President Trump’s name on it at a...