Thursday, February 20, 2020





$2.5 Million Bond Set For Statutory Rape Suspect

A Kenly man was arrested Monday night on several sex offense charges involving a juvenile under the age of 15. Prior to his arrest, the...

Johnston County Native Named Director Of NC Alcohol Law Enforcement Division

On Wednesday, Public Safety Secretary Erik A. Hooks named Bryan House the director of the Alcohol Law Enforcement (ALE) Division.  Director House had been...

Occupant Escapes Burning Mobile Home

One person escaped from their burning mobile home Monday without injury.  The fire was reported around 9:30am on Creech Road off Highway 42 East outside...

Charges Filed In Deadly Crash

The State Highway Patrol has filed charges against a Selma man they said caused a deadly crash around 2:30pm Sunday on Highway 222 less...

NC 222 Crash Claims Life Of Kenly Woman

A Kenly woman was killed and her two children injured in a traffic collision Sunday afternoon around 2:30pm on Highway 222 less than a...

Troop 29 Eagle Scout Chadwick James Linton Jr.

On Sunday, November 24th an Eagle Scout Court of Honor was held at Trinity Church of God of Prophecy in Kenly for Eagle Scout...

3 Suspects Charged With Convenience Store Robbery, Murder

Late-Thursday, the Johnston County Sheriff's Office formally charged two additional suspects with murder and robbery in the fatal shooting of a 23 year-old man....

Wanted Person Arrested Following 100 MPH Chase

A man wanted on kidnapping and assault charges in Wilson County was arrested today (Monday) after leading Johnston County authorities on a 16-mile chase...

Former Insurance Agent Accused Of Fraudulently Receiving $74,000 In Claims

A former insurance agent has been indicted by a Johnston County Grand Jury on insurance fraud charges. Catherine Ann Davis, 63, of the 5200 block...

Driver Injured In Highway 96 Crash

An 18 year-old driver was injured when the car she was operating ran off the roadway.  The accident happened Wednesday at 1:57PM on Highway 96...