Damaged Roadways Reopened

The NC Department of Transportation has reopened a damaged roadway ahead of scheduled.  On Wednesday, the DOT reopened Lake Wendell Road near Highway 96...

Suspects Charged With Trying To Steal Catalytic Converters

ARCHER LODGE - A Johnston County homeowner reportedly caught two people attempting to steal catalytic converters from two vehicles parked at his residence.  Shortly...

Two Johnston County Roads To Reopen This Month

Both locations damaged by floodwaters this summer SMITHFIELD – The N.C. Department of Transportation plans to reopen two Johnston County roads damaged by summer storms. At both...

Johnston County Board Appointments – October 2020

Johnston County Commissioners approved the following board appointments during their October 2020 meeting: Alcoholic Beverage Control Board - 4 year term - Steve Upton ...

One Person Suffers Burns In Mobile Home Fire

ARCHER LODGE - Officials are investigating the cause of mobile home fire Thursday afternoon that sent one person to the hospital with burn injuries. ...

6 People Injured In 3 Car Accident

ARCHER LODGE – Six people were injured Saturday afternoon in a three car accident in Archer Lodge. A Nissan SUV and Volvo passenger car collided...

Ceremonial Siren Salute Planned Friday Morning For Clayton Fallen Firefighter

CLAYTON - A special ceremonial sounding of an old fire siren will be held at 11 a.m. today (Friday) in honor of fallen Clayton...

Deputies Chase DWI Suspect Driving Front-End Loader

ARCHER LODGE – Johnston County deputies were led on a low-speed chase by a suspected drunk driver operating a front-end loader. It happened near...

Spray Paint Vandals Cause $6,200 In Damage

Residents in one community are having to clean up their property after vandals caused extensive damage over-the-weekend.  Using florescent orange spray paint, the vandals...

Archer Lodge Man Injured After Being Shot At His Home

An Archer Lodge man was shot at his home Sunday afternoon.  Johnston County deputies responded to the shooting around 2:45pm at an address on...