Monday, January 20, 2020





Carolyn Ennis Honored For Service

Carolyn Ennis was honored by Mayor Andy Moore and members of the Smithfield Town Council this month.  Ennis was a member of the Public Library...

High School Teacher Publishes Book

A local teacher has published a book that's now available for purchase.  Throwing Moses under the Bus: A High School English Teacher Looks at...

Second Arrest Made After Video Surfaces Showing 11 Year-Old Taking Shots Of Alcohol

The Johnston County Sheriff's Office has arrested a second person for contributing to the delinquency of a minor following a video posted of social...

TV Shoplifting Suspect Charged With Habitual Larceny

A 44-year-old Raleigh man was charged with habitual larceny after Clayton Police say he stole a TV from the Clayton Walmart. Walmart employees reported to...

Princeton’s Michael Wooten Named FCS ADA Academic All-Star

Buies Creek – Campbell's Michael Wooten is one of 53 student-athletes nationally named to the 22nd annual Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS...

Charles B. Aycock High School Principal Announces Retirement

After more than four decades serving in public education, Charles B. Ayock High School principal, Dr. Earl Moore has announced that he will soon...

Ask Rusty – When Should I Claim My Widow’s Benefit?

Dear Rusty: My husband passed away at the age of 52, and I was 53. I am currently 59. I've read about and been...

Smithfield-Selma High School Basketball Alumni Weekend

In commemoration of their 50th Anniversary, Smithfield Selma High School will honor all SSS basketball players and coaches of the past in a weekend of celebration. Events include...

North Johnston High School 2nd Quarter Honor Roll And Principal’s List

2nd Quarter Honor Roll -  Grades 9-12 Jose Aguilar Salas, Nuvia Andrade-Barraza, Melvin Arriago Aguilar, Brayan Arriago Morales, Kayla Auton, Thomas Baker, Donnie Barbour, Madison Barbour, Alison...

Johnston County School Bus Involved In Accident

A public school bus carrying students to Cooper Academy in Clayton was involved in an accident this morning (Friday) on N. Fayetteville Street. Emergency crews...