Saturday, August 24, 2019






Clayton Pastor Selected To Fill Garner Town Council Seat

The Garner Town Council has voted unanimously 4-0 to appoint Elmo Vance to a Council seat that has been vacant since the death of...

10 Pounds Of Vacuum Sealed Marijuana Seized During Drug Raid

A joint investigation by the Johnston and Wake County Sheriff's Departments narcotics divisions resulted in the arrest of as Selma man on marijuana trafficking...

Drugs Found In Woman’s Purse, Pants

Johnston County deputies said they found drugs with a potential street value of more than $2,400 during a traffic stop around 8:00PM Wednesday on...

DOT Increases Speed Limit On Section Of US 70

Drivers traveling on US 70 through Johnston County can now go a little faster on one section of the highway. The NC Department of Transportation...

28,285 Gallon Sewer Spill Reported In Clayton

Damage to a sewer line is being blamed for a 28,285 gallons sewage spill in the Town of Clayton. Officials said the spill occurred Thursday,...

Clayton High Football Coach Hunter Jenks Resigns

Hunter Jenks, head football coach at Clayton High School announced Tuesday afternoon he was stepping down. In a prepared statement Coach Jenks said, "Effective immediately,...

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...

GOP Ronald Reagan Legacy Award Presented To Carl Lamm

CLAYTON - Over 125 people attended the Johnston County Republican Party's annual awards banquet at The Farm on Highway 42 in Clayton on Saturday,...

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...

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...