Saturday, May 25, 2019

Trooper Cleared In Non-Fatal Shooting Of Driver Armed With BB Gun

Johnston County District Attorney Susan Doyle announced today (Friday) that a state trooper will not face any charges for...

Liquor License Suspended 30 Days At Selma Club Raided By ALE Agents

SELMA - The NC ABC Commission has suspended the liquor license of the Gentlemen's Playhouse in Selma that...

Town of Clayton Budget Includes An 18 Percent Property Tax Increase

Former councilman speaks against large tax increases Water and sewer fees up 15.8% $18 million Parks & Rec Bond being considered...

Register Of Deeds Warns Of Deed Notice Scam

Craig Olive, Johnston County Register of Deeds, has issued a warning to citizens to be cautious of any mail...

Benson Baptist Church Choir Invited to Perform at Carnegie Hall in New York City

Distinguished Concerts International New York City (DCINY) announced that Todd Johnson and the Benson Baptist Church Choir have been...

Jason Beyer Promoted To Lieutenant

Smithfield police officer Jason Beyer has been promoted.  Beyer, who had been a Sergeant since 2013, was promoted to the...

Highway Patrol Urges Motorists To Plan Ahead For Memorial Day Travel

With an estimated 37.6 million motorists taking to the roadways this Memorial Day weekend, the State Highway Patrol is...

Stay Safe On Roadways During Memorial Day Travel Weekend

One of the busiest travel times of the year is the Memorial Day weekend, and the N.C. Department of...

County Issues Voluntarily Water Conservation Notice

SMITHFIELD - The Johnston County Department of Utilities has issued a Voluntary Water Conservation request asking all county water...

Polenta Teacher Named Cleveland Chamber Superstar Teacher Of The Month

The Greater Cleveland Chamber of Commerce has named Katie Owens, a teacher at Polenta Elementary, as the SUPER STAR...

Rouzer Announces Winner Of 7th District Art Competition

Congressman David Rouzer (NC-07) has announced Hobbton High School student Maegan Hering as the winner of the 2019 Seventh...

Joint ALE Undercover Operation Nets 8 Arrests, 100 Charges At Selma Club

Wednesday night, state and local authorities made eight arrests on 100 felony and misdemeanor charges for drug and alcohol violations...

Teen Caught With Large Amount Of Narcotics At License Checkpoint

SAFE Team deputies with the Johnston County Sheriff's Office have made another significant drug bust at a random license...

Two Charged In Murder Of Missing Woman

The Nash County Sheriff's Office has arrested two people in the death of a missing Raleigh woman last seen...

Silver Alert Issued For Missing Woman

The Franklin County Sheriff's Office is working with authorities in several counties attempting to locate a missing 55 year-old...

Victim Seriously Injured At Benson Bar

An arrest has been made in connection with an assault at a Benson club earlier this month that left...

Woman Pleads Guilty To Disaster Fraud Related To Hurricane Matthew

A woman awarded more than $11,000 in rental assistance to which she was not entitled following Hurricane Matthew has...

Harnett County Woman Wins $200,000 Top Prize In Wheel of Fortune Scratch-Off Game

Gloria Wilson’s head is spinning after winning $200,000 playing the new Wheel of Fortune scratch-off. “I just can’t believe it’s...

Pine Level Police Looking For Attempted Bank Robbery Suspect

Pine Level Police are investigating an attempted bank robbery. It happened at the only bank in the small town. The...

Group Claims Johnston County Public Schools Lack Minority Administrators

Only 4 of top 84 positions are held by African Americans Only 3 African-American High School Principals Hired By JCS...