Clayton American Legion Post Installs New Officers

The Leonard P. Moore American Legion Post 71 in Clayton has installed new officers for the coming year.  District Commander Bull Durham installed the newly...

Teen Driver Falls Asleep, Causing Deadly Highway 70 Crash

A 19 year-old driver reportedly fell asleep and crossed the median on Highway 70, slamming into another vehicle Sunday morning killing a 35 year-old...

Highway 42 Reopens After Crash Damages Bridge

Highway 42 East of Clayton was closed for several hours late-Wednesday after a collision on the Neuse River Bridge. Around 6:30PM an eastbound driver reportedly...

Jason Thompson Files For Re-election To Clayton Town Council

Councilman Jason Thompson has filed for re-election to the Clayton Town Council.  Thompson, a native of Clayton, is asking voters to elect him to...

Driver Facing DWI, Felony Fleeing Charges Following Chase

A driver who attempted to outrun law enforcement officers driving a pickup truck with two flat tires didn't make it very far. Around 6:30pm Sunday,...

Not Again: DOT Monitoring Second Possible Sinkhole On Highway 42 East

Less than two weeks after a section of Highway 42 East of Clayton was closed for 12 hours while a sinkhole was repaired, the...

Driver Dead Following Chase, Shooting

CLAYTON - The NC Highway Patrol released a statement around 9:30pm tonight (Monday) in connection with a fatal high speed chase on Highway 70...

Suspect Driving Stolen Wrecker Fires Shots At Officers During Chase, Killed In Crash

This story has been updated. Click here to read the latest details.  UPDATE 5:50PM  - A Town of Clayton spokesperson says the NC Highway Patrol...

2019 Clayton Little League All Star Teams

After four months of regular season baseball, 240 players, 258 practices, 150 games and an end-of-season tournament to crown the winners, 38 of Clayton...

Two People Rescued On Neuse River

Pair Abandon Inflatables After They Reported Seeing An Alligator CLAYTON - Thursday afternoon, a 22-year-old man and 13-year-old boy were on two inflatable tubes tied...