Monday, December 9, 2019






Funeral Mass Scheduled For Teen Killed While Walking To School

A Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday for a teenager tragically killed while walking to Clayton High School.  18 year-old Gustavo Alexis Armenta Valadez of Park...

Wilkes Completes Basic Training

U.S. Air Force Airman Blake G. Wilkes graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive,...

Johnston County Look Back – April 2019

What Happened 25 – 50 – 100 Years Ago This Month April 1994 – 25 Years Ago The National Weather Service set up a new Doppler...

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...

Clayton High Student Wins Prestigious Sam Narron Baseball Award

Clayton High student Trey Deutsch was awarded the Sam Narron Baseball Award at a special ceremony on Thursday, May 23rd. The award celebrates a...

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...

Tips From Public Help Identify Credit Card Fraud Suspect

Thanks to tips from the public, Clayton Police were able to identify and arrest a suspect in a recent credit card fraud scam. 29-year-old Mohammed...

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,...

Witness Helps Police Track Down Hit And Run Driver

Clayton Police were able to track down a hit and run driver thanks to an observant shopper in a busy parking lot. A good Samaritan...

Johnston Girl Scouts Named Local Top Sellers for 2019 Girl Scout Cookie Program

Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines has announced that Taylor Cole of Clayton, is the top seller in Johnston County for the 2019...