Fred Smith Releases Statement On Election Board Ruling

The Johnston County Board of Elections held a brief meeting Monday afternoon to sign a letter that was sent to the NC Board of...

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 ...

Junior Women’s League Projects Address Food Insecurity In Johnston County

SMITHFIELD - The Junior Women’s League of Smithfield (JWL) has seen months of hard work by its newest members come to fruition with the...

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...

Additional COVID-19 Funds Disbursed To Johnston County For Public Health And Essential Services

NC Pandemic Recovery Office Disburses Additional $150 Million Of Federal Funds To 97 Counties RALEIGH - Today, Governor Roy Cooper announced that an additional $150...

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...

Driver Involved In Crash Arrested For DWI

ARCHER LODGE - A woman was arrested for driving while impaired after she ran off Buffalo Road into the woods. The accident was reported...

Archer Lodge Middle School Principal’s List & Honor Roll

Archer Lodge Middle School Principal's List & Honor Roll 6th grade-Principal’s List Victoria Adams Jackson Bizzell Matthew Briggerman Eli Cash Lula CastilloHerrera Ashtyn Caudle Zachary Coates Leah D'Amico Patrick Delafosse Camdyn Fisher Gracie Forcash Carter Galloway Benjamin Gibson Savannah Goddard Lauren Gonzalez Santos Kaiden Harris Tucker Houston Aidan Howdeshell Luke Hughes Brayden Hulse Natalie Irish Reese Jacobs Kiernan Kennedy Davenie Lazar Mason Matkowsky Morgan Maynor Nate McCoy Ava Mullins Isabella Parker Aidan Pate Autumn Perry Brayden Quinn Aiden Redig Avery Richards Rianna Safroniy Chloe Sarcia-Maxwell Emma Shouse Hunter Sizemore Cooper Snow Elliot Solvesky Rebecca Spagnoletti Ayden Spell Ashley Stone Sophia Strickland Randall Taylor Wyatt Thompson Bryce Twisdale Alexia Vargas Quinn Wallig Chase Wyckoff       6th grade-Honor Roll Makayla Alford Alison Avila Castaneda Landon Barsce Grant Bazemore Alexandra Benbow Cullen Bene Jackson Blais Addison Bober Esmeralda Borges Aidan Boyle Ethan Brooks Ethan Buckler Dorothy Bunch Eliana Calzadilla Toledo Karina Carlson Estrella Castaneda-Vega Emma Chase Haley Coe Magaly Cortez-Martinez Camden Cupo Brooklyn Dauenhauer Alaina Davis Megan Davis Tanner Day Haydn Denton Lawson Dew Keegan Escoto Marlee Fisher Zachary Freeman Davaughn Gaddy Kaylie Gilyardi Lily Gooch Chassidy Goodson Lee Khloe Gupton Audrina Higgs Colton Hill Brandon Hotaling Jesse James Wolfson Jean Chase Johnson Ava Jones Aiden Keene Nicole Kronz Jacob Lawhorn Edgar Lemus Jr. William LeQuire Adonis Levine Ella Lowdermilk Tyler Magrini Kean Manchec Jayden Marrero Dillon Martin Sophia Mirante-Loche Cale Mitchell Kinlee Moseley Noa Nathe Maggie Ni Anthony Nittolo Scarlett Otero Joel Perry Addison Ramsey Olivia Reitmann Max Rivera Riley Rutter Guiliana Saudo Robert Sellars Mae Shearin Garrett Skinner Makayla Smith   7th grade-Principal’s List Rebecca Allen Rebecca Anderson William Anderson Isabella Ashley Austin Bevilacqua Natalie Bizzell Meredith Blackley Tyler Bordeaux Madelyn Bowman Alexander Brown Mackenzie Brown Seth Chavis Ashley Cole Emma Cook Allison Creech Gracie Deans Kayley Dunn Jose Duran III Edward Evans Abigail Felan Kyndal Fenwick Madeline Ferdinand McKenly Ferrell George Gardner Shani Hawkins Carson Hetzel Molly Hodges David (Tripp) Johnson Grace Keene Mallie Kerwin Isabella Kuhn Darla Lee Emily Lin Peyton Luxford Victoria Maldonado Jillian Martin Daniel McGee James Mohn Grace Morse Bryson Mullins Gabriel Murcia Braydon Murphy Kylee Narron Christopher Negrellos Lima Sohia Pak Evelyn Palomo Lily Parrish Ava Claire Pearce Austin Perry Aiden Perry Isabella Perusa Morgan Reason Maximilian Scarito Benjamin Scott Ella Searer Beau Shokalook Claire...

Traffic Stop Leads To Felony Charges

SAFE Team deputies said they seized approximately one pound of marijuana, an undisclosed amount of cash, and impounded a car following a traffic stop...

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...