Friday, July 20, 2018

Apartments To Bring New Life Into Vacant 100 Year-Old Historic Spinning Mill

A more than 100-year-old cotton mill will soon be spinning new life after the 55,000-square-foot Clayton Spinning Mill was...

Grant Millay Wins Prestigious Sam Narron Baseball Award

South Johnston High student Grant Millay was awarded the Sam Narron Baseball Award. The award celebrates a Johnston County...

Driver Arrested After Fatally Striking Pedestrian

A Johnston County man was struck and killed by a car early Friday morning. The wreck was reported at 3:57am on Federal...

Driver, Child Seriously Injured In Crash

A woman and child were seriously injured following a single vehicle accident at 5:50pm Thursday on the westbound...

Smithfield Water Plant Receives Award

The Town of Smithfield Water Plant has received an award from the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality Division...

Benson Residents Get Guidance On Disasters

Multiple agencies offer lots of advice. Residents of Benson got a chance to explore their options when it comes to...

Local Skier Honored Again

Youngest member of Water Ski Hall of Fame. One of the area’s best-recognized athletes was honored again last week, getting...

Man Loses $500 In Fake Refund Scam

A Clayton man lost $500 and the ability to access his home computer after falling victim to a scam. The...

Depression Glass Roadshow Coming To Coats History Museum

Framed original painting to be given away There’s a roadshow coming to town and it’s time to go digging in...

Scam Alert: Caller Claiming To Be Deputy Demands Bond Money

Law enforcement authorities are alerting citizens about a new twist on an existing scam designed to steal your money. An...

Town Postpones Permanent Closure Of Portion Of North 2nd Street

Residents from North Second, North Third and North Streets in Smithfield expressed their concerns to members of the Smithfield...

JCC Breaks Ground on Student Success Center

Project also includes more upgrades to Paul A. Johnston Auditorium Johnston Community College celebrated the groundbreaking of a new Student...

Principal, Assistant Principal Of The Year Selected

Heather Anders, principal of Smithfield Middle School, was selected as the 2018-2019 Principal of the Year for Johnston County...

Watch Out For Fake $150 Dollar General Coupons

You may have seen them already. Fake Dollar General coupons are circulating on social media. The Facebook post claims Dollar...

Benson Man Arrested After Violent Confrontation

Police say he kicked pregnant sister, spit on and punched cops A Benson man was jailed after a family argument...

Dunn Seeking Bids On Road Improvements

Also moving ahead with Tart Park renovation and automated meter reading The Dunn City Council took the first step toward...

Rouzer Appointed As Conferee For House And Senate Negotiations On 2018 Farm Bill

Congressman David Rouzer (R-NC) has announced his appointment to serve on a bipartisan and bicameral conference committee charged with...

Girl Scouts Encourages Girls to Unleash Strong with 30 New Trailblazing Badges

Girls can learn important cutting-edge life skills in cybersecurity, robotics, environmental advocacy, space exploration, and more. Girl Scouts - North...

SSS Standout Tion Mickens To Play In East West All-Star Football Game

Smithfield Selma High football standout Tion Mickens has been selected to play in the East West All-Star Game. Mickens, who...

Clayton Police Unveil New Police Car Design

The Clayton Police Department will be updating the look of all their marked police cars.  Monday night, Police Chief Blair Myhand...