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Town Council Adopts Resolution In Support Of Former Clayton Principal

Rally For Bennett Jones Expected To Draw 1200 People Members of the Clayton Town Council and Mayor Jody McLeod went on record Monday night adopting...

Storms Down Trees, Cause Power Outages

Heavy wind and rain caused power outages and traffic delays in parts of Johnston County on Monday afternoon. The Stancil’s Chapel area suffered numerous downed...

Four Oaks Man Injured In Pine Level Shooting

A Four Oaks man is recovering from a single gunshot wound he suffered while walking near the Pine Level city limits.  The victim said...

Advisory Council Appointments Approved

By: Scott Bolejack   The Johnston County Board of Education on Tuesday made a number of appointments to school advisory councils. They are listed below by...

Over $34,000 In Cash, Property Reported Stolen During Home Break-In

A western Johnston County family says someone broke into their home and took over $34,000 in cash and property.. The three victims left to go...

Wanted Person Provided Fake Name In Attempt To Avoid Arrest, JCSO Says

A 29 year-old woman is accused of giving law enforcement officers a fake name during a traffic stop.  It turns out the woman reportedly...

2019 Neuse River Futbol Alliance (NRFA) High School Miss Soccer Award and Girls High...

Clayton - Neuse River Futbol Alliance (NRFA) officially announces the 2019 Johnston County High School Miss Soccer Award and NRFA Girls High School All...

Finish Line Grant Helps Community College Students

Vida Marie Otero was closing in on her college degree when life got very complicated. With the increasing demands of her nursing program —...

Plane Based At Johnston County Airport Crash Lands At Ocracoke Airport

A single engine plane that departed from the Johnston County Airport in Smithfield this morning (Monday) made a crashing land around Noon at the...

“No Excuse” Councilwoman Says For Train Depot Having No Air Conditioning For 3 Months

By: Scott Bolejack Selma Town Council member Ann Williams was clearly irked on Tuesday. The central air conditioning in the town’s train station had failed in...