Two Johnston County Roads To Be Repaved This Week

A busy route in Smithfield and one in Downtown Kenly will have overnight lane closures this week to allow an N.C. Department of Transportation...

North Johnston High School Class Of 2020

Johnston County Report congratulates North Johnston High School Class of 2020: Hector Manuel Aburto Rodriguez Jr. Richard Wayne Allen III Valeria Alvarez Coyt Hayli Teresa Kanileihua Appell Alyssa Yasmin...

Four Local Fireworks Displays Scheduled

The Fourth of July is a time for celebration across the country, and here in Johnston County - fireworks are a crowd favorite...

Beginning Monday, County And Municipal Face Mask Requirements Will Vary

SMITHFIELD - Executive Order #147 from Governor Roy Cooper now requires face masks or face coverings in all public places in North Carolina.  On...

Report: Suspect Who Stole US Mail Threatened To Kill Deputies

A man allegedly caught by Johnston County deputies stealing US mail from rural mailboxes is facing numerous charges including threatening to kill the arresting...

Suspect Charged With Stealing $7,000 Sign From Meadow Lights Display

A Johnston County man was arrested on theft and narcotics charges on June 6th. Johnston County deputies had obtained warrants and were looking for Valton...

Amber Weaver Understands The Power Of Flowers

Flowers have the power to brighten a room, to uplift spirits, to adorn cakes, to show sympathy at funerals, to represent love at weddings,...

Kenly Town Manager Arrested

KENLY - Kenly Town Manager Michael Douglas has been released on an unsecured bond after his arrest.    Douglas was charged with sexual battery for...

SBI Investigation Into Kenly PD Ends With No Criminal Charges, District Attorney Says

"Systemic Failure In Oversight And Supervision From Kenly Police"   Johnston County District Attorney Susan Doyle announced today no criminal charges will be filed following...

Smithfield Man Arrested Following 120MPH High Speed Chase

A Smithfield man is facing a long list of charges after he reportedly led Johnston County deputies on a chase with a stolen car.  It...