5 Clayton Firefighters Test Positive For COVID

Five Town of Clayton employees have tested positive for COVID-19, according to an announcement made today by the Town of Clayton. All five employees...

Pair Charged In Construction Site Theft

Clayton Police arrested 29-year-old Jose Carlos Yanez-Garcia of Wake County for larceny of construction materials and possession of stolen goods. 911 dispatchers received a call...

Johnston County Road Will Temporarily Close For Highway 42 Widening

Closure will last about three months CLAYTON – Tuscan Ridge Way will close Monday at NC Highway 42 East to allow a state contractor to...

2,400 Gallon Sewage Spill Reported In Clayton

The Town of Clayton has reported a 2,400 gallon sewage spill. The untreated wastewater spilled from a damaged pipe on Wednesday. The wastewater entered a...

Clayton Man Charged In 2016 Sex Crime

A Clayton man turned himself in Tuesday on charges of statutory sex offense and indecent liberties with a child stemming from an incident that...

Murder Charge Pending In Fatal 100+ MPH Crash

CLAYTON - The State Highway Patrol has released the name of an innocent driver killed by an out of control vehicle speeding more than...

Motorcycle With No License Plate Gets The Attention Of Deputies

CLAYTON - A Johnston County man was arrested on felony charges after deputies stopped his motorcycle because it didn't have a license plate.  Michael...

Grifols Delivers First Batches Of COVID-19 Vaccine For Clinical Trials

Grifols, a global leader in the development of therapies with plasma-derived proteins, has announced it has delivered the first manufactured batches of its anti-SARS-CoV-2...

JCPS Breaks Ground On Thanksgiving Area Elementary School

Johnston County Public Schools broke ground on the district’s newest elementary school on Thursday, July 30. The school, located off Highway 42 East on Lynch...

July 2020 Johnston County Board Appointments

Johnston County Commissioners approved the following appointments during their July 2020 meeting: Juvenile Crime Prevention Council - Serreda K. Jenkins of Selma; Tammi Kornegay...