Catalytic Converter Stolen From Church Van

KENLY - The Johnston County Sheriff's Office is investigating a theft at a Kenly area church.  It was discovered Sept. 11th at Sylvia Chapel...

Driver Found Slumped Over Behind The Wheel At Gas Pump

KENLY – A 32 year-old woman was arrested after authorities responded to a report of a person slumped over behind the wheel of their...

Man Charged With Damaging Family Cemetery

A motorist stuck in a ditch has been charged with causing an estimated $1,000 in damage to a family cemetery. On August 20th, authorities said...

Donations Pour In For Clayton Firefighters Diagnosed With COVID

CLAYTON -  The Clayton community is rallying around the Clayton Fire Department struggling with an outbreak of COVID-19.  Seventeen of the 41 full-time firefighters...

Selma Man Arrested On Drug Charges During Traffic Stop

KENLY - A 21 year-old Selma man was arrested Saturday night during a traffic stop on Highway 222 about two miles west of Kenly. At...

Two Hospitalized After House Fire In Selma

Two people were transported to the hospital after their home caught fire this morning (Thursday) in Selma.  The fire also destroyed a car. The...

$2 Million Bond Set For Child Rape Suspect

KENLY -  A Kenly man is facing a dozen felony charges following a sexual assault investigation by detectives with the Johnston County Sheriff's Office. ...

76 Year-Old Man Arrested For DWI, Child Abuse

KENLY - A 76 year-old man was arrested after law enforcement officers responded to a reportedly road rage incident around 6:00pm Friday, July 31st...

Junior Women’s League Projects Address Food Insecurity In Johnston County

SMITHFIELD - The Junior Women’s League of Smithfield (JWL) has seen months of hard work by its newest members come to fruition with the...

Additional COVID-19 Funds Disbursed To Johnston County For Public Health And Essential Services

NC Pandemic Recovery Office Disburses Additional $150 Million Of Federal Funds To 97 Counties RALEIGH - Today, Governor Roy Cooper announced that an additional $150...