Sunday, October 13, 2019






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...

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...

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...

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...

Baby Delivered After Car Crash Dies

A baby delivered after being involved in a serious car crash with a suspected impaired driver has died. The two vehicle crash happened near Kenly...

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...

Driver Traveling 60 MPH In Reverse Says He Couldn’t Stop Car

A Smithfield man is facing charges after a car he was driving in reverse at an estimated 60 miles per hour slammed into an...

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...

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...

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...