Monday, January 20, 2020





Driver Leads Officers On Three County High Speed Chase

A 33 year-old woman wanted for failing to appear in court led officers from three counties on a weekend high speed chase. It started around...

Steven Babel Earns Highest Award In Scouting

On January 5th an Eagle Scout Ceremony was held for Eagle Scout Steven James Babel from Boy Scout Troop 64 of Garner. The Ceremony...

Suspect Charged With Trying To Pass Counterfeit Money

An alert store employee notified authorities after a customer allegedly tried to pass counterfeit money.  Hugo Gomez Aguirre, 30, of Ridge Road, Angier was arrested...

Murder Charges Filed In Fentanyl-Related Death

A 22 year-old man has been arrested on murder charges in connection with a fentanyl-related overdose death. Jordan Antonio Thorpe of Angier, who goes by...

Two Found Guilty In Stabbing Case Of Woman Buried Alive And Left For Dead

Two people accused of stabbing a woman, burying her alive and leaving her for dead in 2018 have been found guilty of multiple charges...

NC House Candidate Withdraws From Race

A McGee's Crossroads area resident who filed last week for the NC House announced Monday he was dropping out of the race. Timmy Penny of...

Penny Files For NC House District 28

This story has been updated. Click for here the latest update. SMITHFIELD - A McGee's Crossroads area resident filed Friday for the NC House District...

Matthews Announces Plan To Run For Harnett DA

Hopes to replace her current boss A long-time member of the Harnett County District Attorney’s office has thrown her hat into the ring to replace...

Arrest Made In Residential Break-In

Sheriff's detectives have arrested a suspect they say is responsible for a break-in discovered earlier this month in western Johnston County. On October 4th, a...

5 Year-Old Uses Fire Training Skills To Help Grandmother Escape From House Fire

This week just happens to be Fire Prevention Week in North Carolina.  This story is a perfect example of the importance of teaching children...