Governor’s Briefing Highlights Danger Of Spreading False Information

By John Trump Carolina Journal News Service RALEIGH — Gov. Roy Cooper and Dr. Mandy Cohen, state health secretary, took a decidedly political tone in a COVID-19...

Clayton Parks & Recreation Adds Virtual Fitness Classes To Schedule

CLAYTON – With the start of 2021, Clayton Parks and Recreation is renewing their efforts to engage the community. For the first time since the...

Duke, UNC Doctors Find ‘Extremely Limited’ COVID Spread In Schools

By Andrew Dunn Carolina Journal News Service RALEIGH — Transmission of the COVID-19 virus has been “extremely limited” in public schools that have reopened in North Carolina, a...

Johnston County Clerk Of Court Office Closed For Remainder Of The Week

The Johnston County Clerk of Court Office closed around 10:00am today (Monday) due to COVID concerns.  Clerk of Court Michelle Ball said the closure...

Broadband Tops List Of Legislative Priorities For Upcoming Session

By: Becki Gray The General Assembly will convene its biennial session Jan. 13. They’ll talk about how to get the economy back on its feet, address...

COVID Nurse ‘In Shock’ After $1 Million Second-Chance Win

RALEIGH – When Terri Watkins of Durham got a call letting her know she had won $1 million, she couldn’t believe her ears. “I thought that...

Worthy And Thankful – Local Woman Is A Success With Support And Hard Work

Artina Holiday came to JCI after becoming unemployed as a home health worker in 2018.  Upon entering JCI's Individual Placement and Support Supported Services...

Johnston County COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Jan. 12th

The Johnston County Health Department has scheduled a drive-thru clinic on Tuesday, January 12th from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. or until supplies last...

Commissioner Smith: Johnston County Taxpayers Getting The “Short End Of The Stick”

"The goal of county commissioners should be to meet the needs of our citizens who elected us and pay property taxes"  SMITHFIELD - Johnston County...

Theater Owner Asks Commissioners For Property Tax Relief

The owner and operator of Smithfield Cinemas appeared Monday before Johnston County Commissioners asking for help.   John Shallcross said 2020 has been a very...