Thursday, October 17, 2019






Deputies Find Mobile Home On Fire After Responding To Domestic Call

FOUR OAKS - The Johnston County Sheriff's Office is investigating a suspicious doublewide mobile home fire. The blaze was reported at 2:03pm this afternoon (Monday)...

Nathaniel Mayfield Earns The Rank Of Eagle Scout

An Eagle Scout Ceremony was held Saturday at Oakland Presbyterian Church for Eagle Scout Nathaniel Charles Mayfield from Boy Scout Troop 33 of Clayton. In...

Filing Period Opens For 2019 Municipal Elections

SMITHFIELD - The filing period for the 2019 municipal elections in Johnston County opened at Noon today (Friday). Nine candidates filed in the first 30...

Son, Girlfriend Accused Of Stealing Computer, Medicine From Mom

A Four Oaks man and his girlfriend have been arrested on felony charges stemming from a larceny reported by his own mother. The 62 year-old...

South Johnston High Bleacher Contract Awarded

Johnston County Schools will use funding from the 2018 School Bond Referendum to replace the visitors bleachers on the football field at South Johnston...

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...

Church Pastor Charged With Statutory Rape

A pastor at a Johnston County church is in custody under a $2.5 million bond after his arrest on 10 felony charges. Reverend Stephen Arthur...

Tractor Trailer Overturns Exiting Off Interstate 95

A tractor trailer overturned this afternoon (Wednesday) while exiting off Interstate 95 in Johnston County. The accident was reported around 1:30pm at Exit 90...

Governor Cooper Appoints Jason Coats To Judicial Seat

Serving Harnett, Johnston and Lee Counties Governor Roy Cooper has appointed Jason H. Coats to serve as District Court Judge in Judicial District 11, serving...

Convenience Store Robbed By 2 Suspects, Clerk Arrested

Four Oaks Police are investigating the robbery of a convenience store.  It happened at 11:30PM Sunday. Two suspects robbed the Sunoco at 217 US...