Wednesday, November 20, 2019






Six Principals Complete Distinguished Leadership Program

Johnston County Public Schools had six principals recently complete the Distinguished Leadership Program (DLP), a year-long leadership development program for practicing school principals. West Clayton...

Driver Dead Following Chase, Shooting

CLAYTON - The NC Highway Patrol released a statement around 9:30pm tonight (Monday) in connection with a fatal high speed chase on Highway 70...

Clayton Motorcyclist Killed In Head On Crash

A 27 year-old Clayton man died instantly in head on collision involving his motorcycle and two passenger cars.  The wreck happened late-Wednesday on Covered Bridge...

Busy Clayton Intersection Will Be Converted To Four-Way Stop

For added safety, the Town of Clayton will convert the intersection of Fayetteville and Second Street near the Town Hall to a four-way stop. ...

Clayton High Students, Parents Upset Over Principal’s Reassignment

By: Scott Bolejack The crowd gathered outside the Johnston County Board of Education meeting room on Tuesday shouted “Bring him back. Bring him back. Bring...

Report: Victim Catches Neighbor Breaking Into Car

A Clayton man was allegedly caught in the act of breaking into his neighbor's car.  The neighbor and a friend detained the suspect until...

Jennifer Crisco Named Clayton Chamber Super Star Teacher

The Clayton Chamber of Commerce has recognized Jennifer Crisco of Clayton High School as the February Super Star Teacher of the Month.  Super Star...

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...

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...

Thousands Attend JOCO WORKS Career Expo At JCC

SMITHFIELD - The JOCO WORKS Career Expo kicked off today (Thursday) at Johnston Community College with nearly 2,000 of Johnston County’s eighth graders in...