Thursday, October 17, 2019






Victim Seriously Injured At Benson Bar

An arrest has been made in connection with an assault at a Benson club earlier this month that left the victim with serious injuries. A...

Benson Man Facing Child Sex Offense Charges In Three Jurisdictions

Followed victim from residence to residence, police say  A Benson man, wanted in three jurisdictions after he was accused of molesting a child as they...

Benson Town Manager Leaving

Going to Emerald Isle Benson’s town manager has announced he will leave the town to take a job as the manager of Emerald Isle. According to...

Benson Man Sentenced To 30 Years For Soliciting Child Porn From Minors On The...

A Benson man has been sentenced to 30 years in federal prison for soliciting child pornography from minors over the internet.  United States District...

Farm Heritage Days Return To Benson

Lots to do for fans of antique tractors Fans of antique tractors will have plenty to keep them occupied this weekend at Benson’s Chamber Park. The...

Benson Woman Critically Injured In Early Morning Shooting

A 35 year-old Benson woman was shot and critically injured this morning (Tuesday).   The shooting was reported at 1:25 AM on Jada Allen Road...

Benson Baptist Church Choir Invited to Perform at Carnegie Hall in New York City

Distinguished Concerts International New York City (DCINY) announced that Todd Johnson and the Benson Baptist Church Choir have been invited to participate in the...

Report: Benson Man Caught With Narcotics, Counterfeit Money

A Benson man was arrested on five criminal charges after being found at a home outside of Four Oaks.  Deputies received a report of...

Fire Destroys Building

A Benson-area building was destroyed by fire on Thursday. It happened at 990 Five Points Road next to McLamb’s Rest Home. Officials said some leaves were...

Benson Court Relocating Due To Broken AC Unit

A broken air conditioning unit has forced Johnston County Court officials to relocate. Benson District Court is scheduled for this Friday, July 19th. However, a...