Social Security Matters – Should My Wife Claim at 62? Will She Get Widow...

By AMAC Certified Social Security Advisor Russell Gloor Association of Mature American Citizens Ask Rusty – Should My Wife Claim at 62? Will She Get Widow...

Pine Level Ranked #1 Best Up-And-Coming Housing Market In NC

PINE LEVEL - Based on existing growth, current trends, and forecasts, the Town of Pine Level has been identified as the best up-and-coming housing...

Florida Man Held On First Degree Burglary Charges

CLAYTON - A Florida man was arrested early Thursday for first degree burglary and a domestic violence protective order violation.  At 1:52am, the Johnston County Sheriff's...

Two Aliens Indicted On Illegal Reentry Charges

RALEIGH – A federal grand jury returned indictments charging Julian Arias-Rodriguez, 21, of Mexico and Jorge Patricio-Ocampo, 35, of Mexico, with illegal reentry of...

Cleveland FD Will Replace Fire Engine Involved In Crash

The Cleveland Fire Department will replace a fire engine involved in a single vehicle accident April 30th. Three firefighters received minor injuries in the...

Johnston Correctional Inmate Dies

An inmate serving time at Johnston Correctional Institution in Smithfield has died.  Charles Allen collapsed and died on June 25th in a prison dormitory, officials...

Update: Troopers Identify Pedestrian Killed In Early Morning Accident

UPDATE July 8th - The pedestrian involved in the accident has been identified. Click here for the updated story.  GARNER - The NC Highway Patrol...

Councilman: Juneteenth Should Be A Johnston County Holiday

A member of the Smithfield Town Council asked Johnston County Commissioners on Monday to make Juneteenth an official holiday in Johnston County. Councilman Marlon...

UNC President-elect Peter Hans’ performance pay could set national example

By Emma Schambach Carolina Journal News Service RALEIGH — Incoming University of North Carolina System President Peter Hans has accepted a $400,000 base salary — significantly less...

33.9% of Traffic Deaths In North Carolina Involve Speeding, 13th Highest In U.S.

When lockdown orders from the COVID-19 pandemic went into effect across the country, car traffic declined significantly. But research from the Governors Highway Safety...