Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Yearly Archives: 2019

Police Identify Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Train

Selma Police have released the identity of a man struck and killed by a freight train. Police said 54 year-old John McDonald of Selma was...

Top 10 Johnston County Baby Names For 2018

1,179 Marriages Recorded, 1661 Births Johnston County Register of Deeds Craig Olive has released his annual list of the 10 most popular baby names in...

Program On The Inventor Of Vicks Vaporub Saturday In Selma

The Max G. Creech Selma Historical Museum will present a program on the life and times of Lunsford Richardson, the inventor of Vicks Vaporub.  The...

Clayton High’s Tyler Ellis Recognized

Tyler Ellis, a senior at Clayton High, was recognized at the January meeting of the Johnston County Board of Education for being selected for...

Teen Says He Was Stabbed And Robbed

A Four Oaks teenager said he was stabbed with a knife then robbed of his money while at his home in the Bentonville community. Around...

Deputy Struggles To Subdue Suspect During Traffic Stop

A Johnston County deputy had to struggle with a suspect during a traffic stop beside Highway 70.  It happened around 3:00pm Friday near Princeton. The SAFE...

Police Seize Gun, Marijuana

A 22 year-old Selma man is facing felony charges following a traffic stop by Selma Police. Officer said they stopped a Chevy Impala Friday night...

Winter Heating Season Is A Good Time For Radon Testing

As families button up their homes to guard against winter’s chill it is an ideal time to make plans to test for radon, the...

Cold Weather Helps Authorities Capture Wilson’s Mills Shooting Suspect

The suspect in a shooting near Wilson's Mills late-Saturday is in custody.  Around 10:30am today (Monday), the Johnston County Sheriff's Office said 68 year-old David...

Pedestrian Struck And Killed By Train

A pedestrian walking on the railroad tracks in Selma was struck and killed by a freight train. It happened Sunday night near the Ricks Road...