Monday, November 18, 2019






Update: Fatal Convenience Store Robbery Linked To Two Other Holdups

Late-today (Thursday), the Johnston County Sheriff's Office and Garner Police announced they believe three armed robberies reported since Tuesday night are likely related. They also...

1 Person Killed During Convenience Store Robbery

This story has been updated. Click here for the latest information. BENSON - One person was killed during an early morning convenience store robbery. It...

7 Students Facing Charges Following Two Assaults

A total of seven Johnston County school students are facing charges following assaults Tuesday on two school campuses. Four students from South Johnston High are...

He Promised To Mow The Yard But Didn’t, Police Say. Now He’s Facing A...

A Benson man is facing a felony charge after allegedly shirking landscaping duties at a yard in Wayne County. Robbie John Morgan, 27, of 1402...

Driver Who Fled From Benson-Area Checkpoint Arrested, JCSO Says

A motorist who reportedly did a u-turn to avoid a license checkpoint then led officers on a brief chase is facing several charges. Around 1:40PM...

2019 Johnston County Municipal Election Results

Roger Wood Wins Seat On Smithfield Town Council Former Smithfield Town Councilman Roger Wood won election Tuesday to a four year term. Wood will replace...

Troop 210 Eagle Scouts Recognized

Senior Vice Commandant Bob Long of the Johnston County Marine Corps League Carry-On Detachment 1236 presented two Eagle Scout Good Citizenship Awards at a...

More Providers And New Acute Care Service At Benson Area Medical Center

Two new providers recently joined Benson Area Medical Center (BAMC) to deliver high-quality, compassionate care to patients, and the Center has started an acute...

Reginald Holley Appointed To UNC Board Of Governors

The North Carolina House of Representatives approved the appointment Tuesday of Reginald Ronald Holley to the UNC Board of Governors by a unanimous vote...

Bail Bonds Agent Arrested By Undercover Officers

A licensed bail bonds agent is facing serious charges after her arrest on 16 felony warrants. The Johnston County Sheriff's Office said they took Lataronette...