Firefighters From 3 Counties Battle Large Building Fire

Fire crews from three counties are on the scene of a large fire in Johnston County. The Johnston County 911 Center said they began receiving...

4 Correctional Officers Indicted By Federal Grand Jury

Angier Man Named In Indictment A federal grand jury sitting in Raleigh has indicted four correctional officers employed by the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP)...

Early Voting Underway For 2020 Primary Election

One-stop early voting for the 2020 primary elections in Johnston County is underway.  Four early voting sites opened across Johnston County this morning (Thursday).  Turnout was...

Angier Man Sentenced To 90 Months In Federal Prison

An Angier man has been sentenced to 90 months in federal prison followed by five years of supervised release. United States District Judge Louis W....

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...

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...

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...