Friday, February 21, 2020





Johnston Man Accused Of Molesting Two Children

A 39 year-old Johnston County man was arrested Jan. 28th on allegations he sexually assaulted two juveniles. The Johnston County Sheriff's Office said the incident...

Drugs Seized From Car Located On Dead End Road

Two teenagers were arrested on cocaine and methamphetamine possession charges on a dead end road just outside the Smithfield city limits. Around midnight Monday, a...

Officials React To Passing Of Former Dunn Mayor And State Senator Oscar Harris

Oscar N. Harris, 80, a former two-term State Senator and five-term Mayor of Dunn died suddenly near his home late Tuesday. Mr. Harris was a...

Oscar Harris, Former State Senator And Longtime Mayor Of Dunn Dies Suddenly

DUNN - Oscar N. Harris, 80, a former two-term State Senator and five-term Mayor of Dunn died suddenly near his home late Tuesday. “Our family...

K-9 Alerts On Car, 2 Arrests Made

A Johnston County Sheriff's Office narcotics K-9 alerted on a vehicle during a traffic stop.  A SAFE Team deputy had stopped a vehicle Jan. 23rd...

Tips In Homicide Case Lead To Search For Evidence Along Highway

Investigators with the Sampson County Sheriff’s Office were searching for evidence in a homicide investigation near an N.C. Highway 55/Harnett-Dunn Highway bridge over Mingo...

Jury Finds Against Walmart In Multi-Million Dollar Case

On Thursday, a Cumberland County civil jury took less than an hour to return a $2 million verdict against Walmart for a Gray’s Creek...

Benson Police Searching For Man Wanted For Several Break-Ins

Benson Police are searching for a suspect following several area break-ins targeting local businesses. Multiple breaking and entering warrants have been taken out on Dantrel...

Arrest Made In Murder Of Sampson County Woman

A 23 year-old Dunn man is facing murder charges following a shooting at 5423 Harnett-Dunn Highway.  The Sampson County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene just...

Dunn Native Serves Aboard USS Harry S. Truman

ARABIAN SEA - Boatswain’s Mate Seaman Richard Wood, from Dunn, North Carolina, operates a capstan aboard the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN...