Thursday, October 17, 2019






Burlington Man Arrested On 5 Drug Charges

A traffic stop Monday afternoon on Highway 50 near McGee's Crossroads resulted in the arrest of a Burlington, NC man on numerous charges. At 1:40PM,...

Business Break-In Reported

The Johnston County Sheriff's Office is investigating a break-in at a Cleveland area landscaping business. On Oct. 4th, the owner of Triple R Landscaping in...

Four Oaks Church Pastor Linked To More Victims

The former pastor of a Four Oaks church charged in July with engaging in sexual acts with a juvenile has now been charged with...

Family Member Arrested After Causing Disturbance At Funeral

Law enforcement officers were called to a rural cemetery after a relative of the deceased reportedly caused a disturbance with a gun. Johnston County deputies...

Employee Accused Of Stealing Money From Business

An employee at a Johnston County fast food restaurant is facing charges after reportedly stealing money from the business.  The theft occurred on September 15th...

Not Again: Hemp Stolen From Second Johnston County Farm Field

For the second time in as many weeks, hemp has been reported stolen from an area farm field. On Saturday, a grower reported that 25...

Wayne County Man Convicted For Distributing Fentanyl Which Resulted In Death

A Wayne County man was found guilty by a federal grand jury of conspiracy to distribute heroin and fentanyl and distribution of fentanyl. Donte Terrill...

Felon Caught With Drugs, Gun Following Car Chase Sentenced To 37 Months In Prison

A 23 year-old Johnston County man was sentenced today (Tuesday) to 37 months in federal prison followed by three years of supervised probation. US District...

Student Arrested At Cleveland High

A Cleveland High student was arrested Monday after reportedly causing a disturbance in the school cafeteria. The student, 17 year-old Timothy Wright of Clayton, was...

Two Overnight Shootings Injure Three People

Authorities are investigating two overnight shootings in Sampson County that are initially believed to be unrelated. The first shooting was reported Monday night in the...