Saturday, August 24, 2019






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, Stantonsburg Woman Charged With Murder

WILSON - Wilson Police have announced the arrests of two people on murder charges. Jimmie Ray Turner Jr., 57, of Renfrow Road, Kenly and Ashley...

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...

NJHS Receives $5K Coastal Federal Credit Union Donation

The North Johnston High athletic program received a $5,000 donation from Coastal Federal Credit Union (CFCU) for having a history of producing scholar athletes. The...

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...

Fire Destroys Kenly Home

Kenly - The Johnston County Fire Marshal and Johnston County Sheriff's Office are investigating a suspicious fire that destroyed a home at 1497 Abendego...

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...

NJHS Students Give Strong Message On Safe Driving

Juniors and seniors at North Johnston High received a powerful message on distracted driving through a reenactment of a teen car accident. The school’s JoCo...

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...

Pregnant Mother Undergoes Emergency C-Section After Being Hit By Impaired Driver

A young mother underwent an emergency cesarean section in the hospital after being involved in a serious car crash that troopers said was caused...