Injuries Reported In Head On Collision

Several people were injured in a head on collision this afternoon in southern Johnston County. The crash happened around 4:30pm on Dragstrip Road near McLamb...

1 Person Killed In Head On Collision

BENSON - One person was killed in a head on collision this morning.  The crash was reported at 10:34AM on Highway 50 just south...

The Town Of Benson And Phase One Of The State Reopening Plan

This week, the Governor’s Office announced plans to move forward with Phase One of North Carolina’s reopening plan. Phase One will go into effect...

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...

NC DOT Closing A Section Of NC 27 In Benson For 3 Weeks

BENSON - This month, the NC DOT will completely close a section of NC 27 inside Benson for a culvert pipe replacement project.  The...

2020 State Annual Singing Convention Postponed

BENSON - The 2020 State Annual Singing Convention scheduled June 26-28, 2020 has been postponed until next year. This would have been the Centennial...

Deputies Arrest Driver After Responding To Suspicious Vehicle Call

The driver of a pickup truck was arrested and jailed after deputies with the Johnston County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a...

Benson Teen Says He Was Robbed

An 18 year-old Benson man said he was robbed of his money and cigarettes.  The alleged incident happened Friday night around 7:30pm in a...

I-95 Widening Project Between Benson And Dunn Delayed

Project Delayed 12 Months Because Of COVID-19 Impact On NC DOT Revenues BENSON - As people across North Carolina have taken lifesaving measures to stop...

JCPS To Resume Food Service Next Week, Food Bank Assisting This Week

STARTING THE WEEK OF APRIL 27TH Johnston County Public Schools will resume curbside grab and go, pick up lunch service beginning on Monday, April 27th....