Sunday, September 22, 2019






Kenly Crash Injures 3

Three people were injured in a two vehicle accident at 7:31pm last Thursday, Sept. 12th on Beulahtown Road near Old Route 22 about two...

NC SBI Conducting Criminal Investigation Of Kenly Police Department

The North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation has been asked to investigate the Kenly Police Department.  Kenly Town Manager Michael Douglas confirmed this afternoon...

North Johnston Thunder 12U Wins Top Gun Tournament

The North Johnston Thunder 12U team based in Kenly won their first tournament bracket at the Top Gun tournament in Rocky Mount. The tournament...

Arrest Made In Stabbing Outside Convenience Store

Police believe a chance meeting outside a convenience store resulted in the stabbing of a 41 year-old Kenly man. Kenly Police responded to a disturbance...

Burglar Steals Lottery Tickets, Cigarettes From Business

Authorities need your assistance identifying this burglary suspect.  The suspect is wanted for breaking into Brewer's Grill & Grocery at 11413 Highway 42 East...

Man Beaten By Stranger Over The Way He Parked, JCSO Says

A Johnston County man says he was violently attacked by a stranger because of the way he parked his car.  The incident happened last month...

Meth Seized During US 301 Traffic Stop

Two people were arrested on methamphetamine possession charges during a traffic stop. Around 5:30pm on Saturday, May 25th a Johnston County Sheriff narcotics division officer...

Homeowner Reports $10,000 In Cash Missing

A Kenly area resident says someone stole $10,000 from his home.  The alleged theft occurred Sunday afternoon. The 62 year-old victim said he left his home,...

Kenly Man Drowns At Atlantic Beach

A Kenly man drowned Tuesday after being caught in a rip current at Atlantic Beach. The Atlantic Beach Police Department said the incident happened at...

Kenly Plans To Raze Dilapidated Community Center

Town Asks Johnston County For Financial Assistance A former school auditorium that had been used as a community center needs to be torn down and...