You Decide: How Different Are Local Economies?

By Dr. Mike Walden My wife and I just returned from a short vacation to Buffalo. “Buffalo,” you might respond.  “Not the beach or the...

Social Security Matters – How Is My Benefit Amount Determined?

by AMAC Certified Social Security Advisor Russell Gloor Association of Mature American Citizens Ask Rusty – How Is My Benefit Amount Determined?  Dear Rusty: I am 60...

Boil Water Advisory Lifted For Southern Johnston County Water Customers

Update Sat. Aug 17 11:07AM - The Boil Water Advisory has been lifted for customers in the Meadow and Ingrams communities who were without...

Update: Victim Killed In I-40 Crash Identified

Update 7:15PM - The victim killed has been identified as 27 year-old Angela Marie Leach of Fayetteville. She was a front seat passenger in a...

School Board Chairman Issues Statement On Transfer Of Clayton High Principal

On Tuesday, a large crowd of Clayton High students and parents gathered at the Johnston County Board of Education meeting to show support for...

C.B. Aycock Teacher Accused Of Inappropriate Relationship With Student

A Wayne County high school teacher has been arrested for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a student. On Aug. 12, the Wayne County Sheriff's...

School Board Approves Personnel Changes

The Johnston County Board of Education approved the following personnel changes at their August 13th meeting: Assistant Principal – Two-Year Contract (July 1, 2019 –...

Bail Bond Agent’s Gun Accidentally Discharges During Altercation

No charges will be filed against a bail bond agent whose gun accidentally discharged in the parking lot of the Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market on...

Suspect Wanted For Rash Of Franklin County Car Break-Ins

The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office and the Youngsville Police Department are seeking assistance identifying the person in these photos. The individual is a person of...

Woman Arrested After Making False 911 Call Saying Mother Had Been Shot In The...

Clayton Police arrested a 25-year-old woman on Sunday after she called 911 with a false report that her step-father had shot her mother in...