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...

JCSO: Auto Parts Thief Left Cell Phone Under Church Van

SMITHFIELD -  Three people have been arrested for their alleged role in the theft of a catalytic converter from a church van. On November...

Scam: Victim Places Large Amount Of Cash In Mailbox

A Johnston County woman says she was scammed out of a large amount of cash she placed in a rural mailbox.  It happened last...

Lawmakers Slam State Officials For Lockdowns That Left Students Behind

By Julie Havlak Carolina Journal News Service RALEIGH — More students face repeating a grade than any time in the past century, says David Stegall, deputy...

Harnett School Board Seeks Grant In Lieu Of Lottery Money

The Harnett County Schools Board of Education moved forward with a grant application that comes with strings attached. Board members elected to chase a Needs-Based...

WCC Wins National Community College Award

GOLDSBORO - Wayne Community College has won an award that recognizes exceptional work among the nation’s two-year colleges. The college is the recipient of an...

Applications For Low Income Energy Assistance Program Being Accepted

Applications for the Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) will be taken now through March 31, 2021, or until the LIEAP funds are exhausted. Applications...

UNC REX And Johnston Health Finalize Agreement To Expand Partnership

Joint Operating Agreement will improve care and access for Johnston and Wake county patients RALEIGH AND SMITHFIELD – UNC REX Healthcare and Johnston Health have...

Benson Woman Arrested On Drug Possession Charges

BENSON - A 32 year-old woman was arrested last week on five drug charges.  Around 10:00am last Wednesday, Nov. 25th a Johnston County Sheriff's...

Traffic Shift Needed Wednesday Night On Highway 42 East

The shift will begin after 8 p.m. Dec. 2 CLAYTON – Traffic will be shifted Wednesday night onto the new lanes of N.C. 42 where...