Monday, November 11, 2019






Source Of Odor That Prompted Nursing Home Evacuation Identified  

2 Employees, 4 Patients Hospitalized  The Springbrook Nursing and Rehabilitation Center off Highway 42 West of Clayton was evacuated this morning (Monday) while the NC...

Legion Post 71 Hands Out Poppies To Thousands Of People

Members of American Legion Post 71 hosted a booth at the Clayton Harvest Festival on November 2nd. Twenty-one members of the Post handed out poppies...

Town Of Clayton Proclaims November 10th ‘American Legion Auxiliary Centennial Day’

Clayton Mayor Jody McLeod has declared Sunday, November 10th, 2019 as “American Legion Centennial Day.”  Mayor McLeod presented a proclamation to members of the Clayton...

Eagle Scout Is Dedicated To Helping Others

On Sunday, November 3rd, an Eagle Scout Ceremony was held at Calvary Chapel of Clayton for Eagle Scout John Reece Sayas from Boy Scout...

Cleveland High Marching Band Has Outstanding Year

The 126 member Cleveland Arts Performance Ensemble had a remarkable performance at the 2019 Bands of America Virginia Regional Championship held at Liberty University.  In...

West Clayton Elementary Celebrates 50 Years Of Education

Dozens of Clayton community members gathered together to celebrate West Clayton Elementary’s 50th Anniversary on Nov. 2. "To see administrators, teachers, and students from the...

2019 Johnston County Municipal Election Results

Roger Wood Wins Seat On Smithfield Town Council Former Smithfield Town Councilman Roger Wood won election Tuesday to a four year term. Wood will replace...

Fred Smith Announces Bid For Johnston County Commissioner

Former Johnston County Commissioner and State Senator Fred Smith of Clayton announced today (Friday) he is running for a seat on the Johnston County...

Johnston Health Names Tom Williams as Interim CEO, Begins National Search

Johnston Health’s board announced today (Friday) they have selected Tom Williams to take over as interim CEO when CEO Chuck Elliott retires in December....

Commissioner Jeff Carver Will Not Seek Re-election

Johnston County Commissioner Jeff Carver of Clayton announced this afternoon (Wednesday) he would not seek re-election to another term. Carver was first elected in December...