Deputy Was Traveling 100 MPH Prior To Fatal Collision

MICRO - The State Highway Patrol has released new details surrounding last Saturday's fatal collision involving a Johnston County sheriff's deputy.  On Jan. 9th...

Johnston County Board Appointments – October 2020

Johnston County Commissioners approved the following board appointments during their October 2020 meeting: Alcoholic Beverage Control Board - 4 year term - Steve Upton ...

Linda Vann Lassiter Women’s Society Philanthropist Of The Year Award Open For Applications

Nominations will be accepted through February 1, 2021 Nominations are currently being accepted for the Linda Vann Lassiter Women’s Society Philanthropist of the Year. The...

East Coast Firefighters Softball Team Wins National Tournament

Members of the East Coast Fire softball team have returned home after winning the National Fallen Firefighters Softball Tournament in Las Vegas.  The team...

Driver Speeds Past Deputy At More Than 100MPH

MICRO - A Selma man is facing traffic and narcotics charges after he reportedly sped past a Johnston County deputy sheriff.  Kalvin Devon Williams,...

Excessive Rains Cause Widespread Problems

Heavy rains caused major problems Thursday across Johnston County.  Areas along the I-95 corridor, including Smithfield, Selma, Pine Level and Micro, received some of...

Johnston County Deputy Charged In Fatal Accident

A Johnston County deputy sheriff involved in a fatal collision this month while responding to a call was formally charged this afternoon (Wednesday).  The...

Tractor Trailer Overturns

MICRO - A tractor trailer swerved to avoid a collision between two vehicles Friday morning near Micro causing the semi to overturn. The accident occurred...

Tractor Trailers, SUV Collide On I-95

MICRO - Two tractor trailers and an SUV collided Sunday afternoon on Interstate 95 near the 102 mile marker in Micro. One truck suffered a...

Tractor Trailer Fire Damages Truck Wash

KENLY - A fire just before midnight Tuesday heavily damaged the Iowa 80 Truck Wash just off Interstate 95.  The South Carolina based driver...