Wednesday, January 22, 2020





Second School Without Heat This Week

A second Johnston County public school was without heat this week.  Several classrooms at South Johnston High School near Four Oaks were without heat when...

Four Oaks Chamber Hosts Annual Member Appreciation Dinner

The Four Oaks Chamber of Commerce hosted its Annual Member Appreciation Dinner on Thursday, January 16th.  Participants were treated to catered dinner as well as...

Students Arrive To Classrooms With No Heat

A number of elementary school students arrived at their classrooms this morning (Tuesday) only to find there wasn't any heat. It happened at Four...

David Hall Named Market Executive With KS Bank

David L. Hall, Jr. has been named Wake County Market Executive and Commercial Relationship Manager for KS Bank.  Hall is responsible for growing KS Bank...

JWL Of Smithfield Collecting Peanut Butter For Children In Need

The Junior Women's League of Smithfield (JWL) is holding its first Peanut Butter Buddies Drive to collect peanut butter for children enrolled in the...

3 Charged In Fatal Selma Shooting

Selma Police announced this afternoon (Thursday) the arrests of three people in connection with a double shooting that left one person dead and another...

Suspect Charged With Trying To Pass Counterfeit Money

An alert store employee notified authorities after a customer allegedly tried to pass counterfeit money.  Hugo Gomez Aguirre, 30, of Ridge Road, Angier was arrested...

Police Officer’s Wife And Newborn Baby Escape House Fire

A 112 year old home is still standing, but it suffered extensive damage following a house fire Monday morning at the intersection of Church...

Four Oaks Middle School Teacher Receives Governor’s Educator Discovery Award

Four Oaks Middle School’s agricultural educator, Victoria Gwaltney, was granted one of the Governor’s Educator Discovery Awards for the 2019-2020 school year. The Governor’s...

House Painter Accused Of Stealing Jewelry From Home

A stay at home mom was hoping to get the interior of her home repainted before Christmas. Instead the 38 year-old Four Oaks woman...