Monday, November 18, 2019






Driver Injured In Highway 96 Crash

An 18 year-old driver was injured when the car she was operating ran off the roadway.  The accident happened Wednesday at 1:57PM on Highway 96...

Update: Fatal Convenience Store Robbery Linked To Two Other Holdups

Late-today (Thursday), the Johnston County Sheriff's Office and Garner Police announced they believe three armed robberies reported since Tuesday night are likely related. They also...

7 Students Facing Charges Following Two Assaults

A total of seven Johnston County school students are facing charges following assaults Tuesday on two school campuses. Four students from South Johnston High are...

Four Oaks Area Business Robbed

The Johnston County Sheriff's Office is searching for two suspects wanted for the armed robbery of a Four Oaks area business.  The holdup was reported...

Four Oaks Veterans Recognized

The Four Oaks Chamber of Commerce recognized the late Mr. Samuel W. Smith and Mr. Eric T. Brewington as the 2019 recipients of the...

Eagle Scout Is Dedicated To Helping Others

On Sunday, November 3rd, an Eagle Scout Ceremony was held at Calvary Chapel of Clayton for Eagle Scout John Reece Sayas from Boy Scout...

2019 Johnston County Municipal Election Results

Roger Wood Wins Seat On Smithfield Town Council Former Smithfield Town Councilman Roger Wood won election Tuesday to a four year term. Wood will replace...

Gas Prices Drop Below $2 Gallon

According to AAA, the average nationwide gasoline price today (Tuesday) is $2.60 a gallon.  The statewide average across North Carolina is $2.38 a gallon. But at...

Four Oaks Man Charged With Trafficking Methamphetamines

A 31 year-old Four Oaks man is facing methamphetamine trafficking charges.  The Johnston County Sheriff's Office said they were asked Friday to assist probation and...

Pickup Strikes Power Pole On Highway 301 

The driver of a pickup truck ran off Highway 301 and struck a utility pole this afternoon (Tuesday). The wreck was reported at 4:00PM in...