‘You Can Smell It Before You See It’

Motel ruled unfit for habitation Dunn City Council shut down a local motel after the owners failed to address repairs needed to keep it open. Council...

Penny Takes Oath Of Office After 17-Day Wait

For 17 days Howard Penny waited for the chance to be sworn-in to replace the embattled David Lewis as the state’s District 53 representative. The...

Car Crashes Into Back Of Tractor Trailer

DUNN - One person was pinned inside their car after it slammed into the back of a tractor trailer on Interstate 95. The collision,...

Pastor Has Message For Impaired Driver Who Crashed Into Church

SMITHFIELD - A woman who struck a Smithfield church with her car causing significant damage has now been charged with driving while impaired and...

Man Tries To Rob Grocery Store On Motorized Cart

BENSON - A Dunn man was jailed Friday, Sept. 4, after an alleged foiled attempt at stealing from Carlie C’s in Benson using the...

Couple Accused Of Sexually Assaulting 12 Year-Old Boy

Two Dunn residents have been arrested for the alleged sexual assault of a 12 year-old boy.   The Harnett County Sheriff’s Office Detective Division began...

Driver Who Gave Brother’s Name During Traffic Stop Charged With Identity Theft

FOUR OAKS - A routine traffic stop for speeding resulted in the arrest of a driver on identity theft charges.   A SAFE Team deputy...

Maria Milam Making A Difference In Nursing World

Maria Milam’s journey has carried her from her birth in Iceland to her current duties as a nurse in the labor and delivery department...

Sherry’s Bakery Founder, Dunn Icon Dies

DUNN - Freddie Williford, the founder of Sherry’s Bakery and a man known for helping shape downtown Dunn, died early Tuesday morning. He was 88. “It’s...

Explosion Reported At Dunn Chemical Plant

DUNN -  An explosion was reported Tuesday morning at a Dunn chemical plant.  Fire crews rushed to the Brainerd Chemical Company off Highway 301...