Sheriff Bizzell: COVID-19 And Drive-In Church Services

Governor Roy Cooper's Stay at Home Order took effect on March 30th, directing people to stay at home except to visit essential businesses, to...

JCPS Temporarily Suspending Meal And Delivery Services

Beginning Wednesday, April 8, Johnston County Public Schools will temporarily suspend service at all 13 school food service sites and meal delivery locations. The last...

Johnston County Reports Second Death Related To COVID-19

Johnston County Public Health is reporting the second COVID-19 associated death of a Johnston County resident. The individual died today from complications associated with the...

Most NC Court Proceedings Postponed Until June 1, 2020

RALEIGH – Chief Justice Cheri Beasley issued an order on April 2, 2020, containing seven emergency directives. The order: Postpones court proceedings for a...

Rescue Bill – What Matters, Where Rubber Meets The Road

WASHINGTON, DC, April 3 -  Forget big talk, big numbers, big politics. What exactly does the “2.2 trillion dollar” rescue bill do? How can...

Western NC State Forest Temporarily Closed Due To Overcrowding During COVID-19 Pandemic

RALEIGH – Effective at 5 p.m. Friday, April 3, Rendezvous Mountain Educational State Forest in Wilkes County will be temporarily closed, restricting all public...

Additional Changes Coming To Powerball Game

After the April 8 drawing, the national Powerball game will base the amount of the jackpot and the amount the jackpot increases between draws...

NCDA Activates Agriculture Assistance Hotline To Answer Ag Community’s COVID-19 Related Questions

RALEIGH – The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services offers online resources for farmers, agribusiness operators and others who work in the agricultural...

Two Inmates At Neuse Correctional Test Positive For COVID-19

Two offenders in the minimum custody unit at Neuse Correctional Institution in Goldsboro have tested positive for coronavirus. They are the second and third offenders...

State Health Plan To Waive Costs Associated With Treatment Of COVID-19

Coronavirus Waiver Also Includes Screening-Related Costs State Treasurer Dale R. Folwell, CPA, and the State Health Plan announced today that they are waiving the cost...