Partnership for Children Hosts Ribbon Cutting for Little Free Libraries

The Partnership for Children of Johnston County (PFCJC) cut the Ribbon for two new Little Free Libraries. Little Free Libraries are popping up everywhere....

Runaway Juvenile From Wisconsin Found Safe In Johnston County

A 14-year old runaway female was found safe at a Johnston County address near Benson. The juvenile was reported missing in August 2019 from Sun...

United Community Bank Prepared To Assist Small Business Customers Obtain Relief Through Federal CARES...

United Community Bank has announced its plans to support communities and help small businesses obtain funding relief through the Paycheck Protection Program under the...

CVS Health Opening COVID-19 Testing Site In Benson

CVS Health is continuing to evolve and expand their approach to COVID-19 testing to meet the needs of consumers, the business community and populations...

Update: Roofing Company Worker Electrocuted In Benson In Stable Condition

Update Friday 12:45PM - A Town of Benson spokesperson says the victim has been transferred to the Burn Center at UNC Hospital in Chapel...

North Carolina SweetPotato Commission Launches K-12 Curriculum

BENSON – The North Carolina SweetPotato Commission (NCSPC), headquartered in Benson, has launched K-12 curriculum to help teachers and parents educate students about the state’s vegetable, the sweetpotato. In...

Jimmy Capps And The Malpass Brothers To Play Celebration Concert In Benson

May 11th Recognition of Benson Native Jimmy Capps And His Contributions To Country Music If you’re a country music fan, you’ve probably heard Jimmy Capps on...

Benson PD Names New COPS Officer

Erin Sinclair excited about new role For the last two years, Erin Sinclair has donned the uniform of the Benson Police Department and protected residents...

Troopers Seeking To Identify Owner Of Two Firearms

The NC State Highway Patrol is attempting to identify the owner of two handguns found in a vehicle during a traffic stop in Johnston...

Manslaughter Charge Filed In Death Of Benson Woman

An arrest was made Friday in the death of a Benson woman found dead last year on the floor of a hotel room. On May...