Thursday, October 17, 2019






Clayton Police Arrest Shooting Suspect

Clayton Police Department Detectives, assisted by federal agents from the United States Marshals Service and deputies from the Johnston County Sheriff’s Office, arrested Jared...

Shopper Arrested After Switching Price Tags On $29 Cooler

Clayton Police were called to the Walmart on Highway 70 after the store’s Loss Prevention Officer spotted a suspect allegedly switching price tags on...

Clayton High Parent Advisory Council Demands Meeting With School Board

Members of the Clayton High School Parent Advisory Council (PAC) are demanding to meet with the Johnston County School Board.  The group wants to...

JCC Early Childhood Student Named Academic Excellence Winner

Jennylee Spottswood was chosen for her passion for education and hard work in the classroom Jennylee Spottswood of Clayton has always enjoyed caring for children. “Once...

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...

District Attorney: Trooper Justified In Fatal Shooting Of Suspect During High Speed Chase

Johnston County District Attorney Susan Doyle announced today (Wednesday), a state trooper who shot and killed a suspect during a high speed chase in...

Riverwood Student Advances To National Spelling Bee

Riverwood Middle student Sarah Fuccello will compete in the National Spelling Bee after being the first place winner of the 2019 Johnston County Middle...

Town of Clayton Budget Includes An 18 Percent Property Tax Increase

Former councilman speaks against large tax increases Water and sewer fees up 15.8% $18 million Parks & Rec Bond being considered in November 2019 A public hearing...

Third Suspect Charged In Murder Of 15 Year-Old

The Johnston County Sheriff's Office announced today (Thursday) the arrest of a third suspect in the fatal shooting of a Clayton teenager last month...

Teen Arrested For Cyberstalking

A teenager who gained access to a Facebook account and allegedly sent numerous lewd messages has been arrested for cyberstalking. 18 year-old Thomas Edward Green...