Town of Smithfield – March 2020 Board Appointments

The Smithfield Town Council approved three board appointments during their March 2020 meeting: Keith Dimsdale was appointed to the Smithfield Board of Adjustment James...

2 Killed, 1 Wounded In Domestic Related Shooting

The Johnston County Sheriff's Office is investigating a domestic related shooting that left two people dead and one person wounded. It happened around 2:30am this...

Governor Signs Executive Order To Get Equipment To Healthcare Workers, Schools, Local Governments

Governor Roy Cooper has signed Executive Order No. 122 to help schools and local governments access state surplus property to help bridge gaps during...

Families To Receive Enhanced Benefits To Ensure Food Access

To help families access food during the COVID-19 pandemic, the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is temporarily increasing benefits for March...

Harper Appointed To Benson Planning Board

At the request of the Benson Town Board, Johnston County Commissioners have approved the appointment of Charles Harper of Tarheel Road to the Benson...

March 2020 NC DOT Road Additions

Johnston County Commissioners approved the following roads to the NC Department of Transportation State Maintained System this month: Moss Landing Drive and Stone Bank...

March 2020 Board & Committee Appointments

Johnston County Commissioners approved the following appointments during their March 2020 meeting: Planning Board: Denise Benson Byrd, Nicole Hackler, A. Brooke Holmes, William E. Letchworth and...

Johnston County Reports 3 New Cases Of COVID-19

Officials announced tonight three new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Johnston County Monday, bringing the total number to 13.  Officials did not disclose...

Smithfield Police: What’s Allowed Under Stay-At-Home Order

SMITHFIELD - On Friday, March 27, 2020, Governor Cooper announced Executive Order 121, ordering North Carolinians to remain in their homes except for performing...

Select Offices At Johnston County Courthouse Restricting Public Access

Smithfield –  The doors to the Johnston County Courthouse in Smithfield will remain open, however, the following offices will restrict public access effective Tuesday,...