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...

Clayton Native Serves Aboard USS Carney

Mediterranean Sea - Gas Turbine System Technician 3rd Class Dayvid Harris from Clayton, NC visually inspects a fuel sample for impurities aboard the Arleigh...

High School Math Teacher Joins Race For NC House Seat

In 1996, only 12 percent of North Carolinians were registered as unaffiliated voters.  Today, that number is 32 percent.  Running for office without political affiliation...

Update: Police Identify Victim Found Murdered Inside Wrecked Car

UPDATE 5:20PM - Clayton Police have identified the victim as Dustin Haywood Rogister of High Chaparral Drive in Clayton. He would have turned 23-year-old...

Pickup, Tractor Trailer Collide

A tractor trailer and pickup truck collided Monday night outside of Clayton.  The accident was reported just past 9:00pm on Highway 42 East at...

Election Board Postpones Primary Protest Hearing

SMITHFIELD - The Johnston County Board of Elections has postponed a formal hearing on the District 1 race for the Johnston County Board of...

Update: 1 Of 2 Missing Teens Located

UPDATED (Saturday March 9th 8:30pm ) - An update to the search for two girls who went missing from Clayton Thursday. Clayton Police say 15-year-old Mysetta...

Clayton Votes 4-1 To Approve Budget Which Raises Property Tax Rate 18 Percent

In a 4-to-1 vote Monday night, the Clayton Town Council adopted a $29.7 million budget that will create higher taxes and user...

13 Clayton High Students Graduated Without Proper Credits  

In a press release Friday, Johnston County Public Schools announced they have determined that 13 students who were declared graduates during the 2018- 2019...

Second Suspect Charged In Clayton Murder

Clayton Police have charged a second suspect in the first degree murder of an Apex man. 39-year-old Antoine Dwayne Spates of Jacksonville was arrested and...