Thursday, February 25, 2021






Commissioners Approve Rezoning Cases

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Johnston County Commissioners approved several rezoning cases during their February meeting.  Mideast Materials LLC of Dunn won approval to rezone 134 acres out of a...

New Charges Filed Against Burglary Suspect

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Additional charges have been filed against a suspect who had allegedly broken into the unoccupied home of an 82 year-old man on Cleveland Road...

School Bus Driver Picks Up $127,063 Jackpot To Help Buy New Home

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Katrice Evans of Willow Springs, a Wake County school bus driver, stopped at a grocery store to get groceries Tuesday and picked up a...

Shoplifting Suspect Used Stolen Identity

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A Harnett County man reportedly gave officers a stolen identity after being arrested for shoplifting.  At 1:49pm Saturday, Feb. 13th, deputies responded to a...

Wedding And Event Venue Approved

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A new wedding and event venue will be opening in western Johnston County.  In a 7-to-0 vote, Johnston County Commissioners approved a petition to...

Suspect Arrested For 16th Time At Same Church

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ANGIER - In what has become an frequent occurrence, a Johnston County man has been arrested once again at the same church. Elton Eugene Bryant,...

Suspect Charged With Breaking Into Vacant House

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An alert neighbor helped Johnston County deputies catch a burglary suspect.  On Jan. 20th around 4:00pm, deputies responded to a call from a concerned...

Harnett Commissioners Consider Library Consolidation

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Harnett County leaders conducted a study in 2018 to look at the benefits of bringing all of the libraries in the county’s system under...

Home Burns Twice Within Hours

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ANGIER - Embers from a wood burning stove are suspected of sparking a fire that destroyed a home on Langdon Road at the Harnett-Johnston...

Suspect Tried To Defraud Walmart, JCSO Says

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A man who allegedly tried to defraud Walmart was arrested and held on a $30,000 bond. On December 28th around 1:15pm, deputies were dispatched to...