Tuesday, October 15, 2019






Police Need Help Identifying Serial Pizza Thief

Clayton Police need the public’s help to catch a serial pizza thief. In the security footage shown below, a suspect is shown sneaking out...

Police Post Photos Of Sad Cops After Car Strikes Donut Shop

The Clayton Police Department posted a photo of two police officers in mourning after responding to an accident at the Dunkin Donuts on Enterprise...

Highway 42 East At Buffalo Road Reopens Following Major Gas Leak

  Update 6:30AM Wednesday - Johnston County officials have announced the intersection has reopened to traffic. Update 4:32PM - The intersection of Highway 42 East and...

Update: School Board Chairman Responds To Clayton High Parent Advisory Council Letter

Update 7:16PM - In an email to JoCoReport.com, School Board Chairman Mike Wooten says he and Board Member Ronald Johnson met separately with the...

Parent Accused Of Embezzling Money From Local Cheerleading Academy

A parent associated with a children’s cheerleading group has been arrested for embezzlement. Leaders of the Champions in Motion Cheer Academy came to Clayton Police...

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...

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,...

Town Council Adopts Resolution In Support Of Former Clayton Principal

Rally For Bennett Jones Expected To Draw 1200 People Members of the Clayton Town Council and Mayor Jody McLeod went on record Monday night adopting...

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...

Heroin, Meth Seized From Clayton Home

A 28-year-old woman from Clayton has been charged with possession of heroin, methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. On August 13th, Clayton Police were called to assist...