Four Oaks Middle School Principal’s List/Honor Roll

6th Grade Principal’s List 3rd nine weeks Haley Allen, Emma Davis, Jasmyne Fry, Emma Pearce, Katie Stanley, Hallie Stephenson, Christian Toole, Jax Barbour, Jaxson Godwin,...

Farm Heritage Days Return To Benson

Lots to do for fans of antique tractors Fans of antique tractors will have plenty to keep them occupied this weekend at Benson’s Chamber Park. The...

Four Seniors Named 2019 North Carolina Teaching Fellows

Four Seniors attending Johnston County Public Schools have been named 2019 North Carolina Teaching Fellows. The four students named 2019 NC Teaching Fellows from JCPS: ...

County Approves New Streets

Johnston County Commissioners approved a request by the NC Department of Transportation to add the following streets to the State Maintenance System: Crystal Creek...

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. ...

Stay Safe On Roadways During Memorial Day Travel Weekend

One of the busiest travel times of the year is the Memorial Day weekend, and the N.C. Department of Transportation wants your trip to...

NJHS Varsity Cheerleading Champions

The Johnston County Board of Education recognized the North Johnston High Varsity Cheerleading team for winning their division at the Cheer Limited Nationals at...

Smithfield Reapplies For $750,000 Community Development Block Grant

One year after being rejected for a Community Development Block Grant, the Town of Smithfield has reapplied for funding. In 2018, the Town attempted unsuccessfully...

Trash Talk: Commissioners Plans For Solid Waste

On average, each person produces 4.4 pounds of trash per day.  Depending on where you live, trash collection and disposal varies. Two Johnston County Commissioners are...

Junior Women’s League Donates More Than $24,500 To Community Organizations

Volunteers 2,376 Hours In 2018-19 With the volunteer logs submitted and fundraisers complete, the Junior Women’s League of Smithfield (JWL) has reported the results of...