Friday, February 21, 2020





Op-Ed: School Impact Fees Are A Nonstarter In Paying For School Construction

By: Justin King, Candidate for Johnston County Commissioner During the recent board of education candidate forum, there were several mentions of using school impact fees...

JCS We Are One Unity Forum March 5th

The Johnston County Public Schools Office of Equity, Information and Student Services has announced a special discussion panel forum at Corinth Holders High School...

Smithfield Approves Annexation Of Future Johnston County Detention Center

The Smithfield Town Council has approved a request from the County of Johnston to annex a 25.39 acre tract of land that will be...

Clayton Town Council Supports I-540 Funding

The Clayton Town Council on Monday night unanimously approved a resolution in support of the NC DOT / NC Turnpike Authority in their application...

GoFundMe Page Established To Help House Fire Victims

The Johnston County Fire Marshal's Office has determined the cause of a house fire that heavily damaged a home Friday afternoon. At the same...

Four Oaks To Host Car, Truck, Motorcycle Show And Swap Meet

Car show participants and swap meet vendors needed The Four Oaks Chamber of Commerce has announced plans for a car, truck, motorcycle show and swap...

WCC Announces Fall 2019 President’s and Dean’s Lists

Wayne Community College has honored 298 students for outstanding academic achievement in the fall 2019 semester. The college recognizes the students listed below as having...

22nd Annual Cycle NC “Mountains to Coast” Route Will Include Stops In Johnston County

Wit Tuttell, the Executive Director of Visit NC, announced the 2020 Cycle North Carolina “Mountains to Coast” Route with the help of town representatives...

Archer Lodge Middle School 2nd Quarter Principal’s List and Honor Roll

2nd Quarter Principal’s List and Honor Roll 8th Grade Principal’s List Robert Alfonsin, Julia Alfonsin, Maria Allen, Charlotte Amerson, Aaron Anderson, Olivia Bailey, Kallie Ball, Isabella...

Lorie Clark Joins Town of Garner Team as Cultural Arts and Events Manager

Lorie Clark has been hired as cultural arts and events manager for the Town of Garner’s Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department. Clark worked...