Deacon Jones Auto Group Acquires Dan Wise Chevrolet of La Grange

Deacon Jones has acquired the Dan Wise Chevrolet of La Grange dealership. The acquisition took place on March 1st. "For 37 plus years, the community...

DOT To Replace Kenly Area Bridge Beginning Nov. 27

A 66-year-old bridge on Glendale Road near Kenly will close on Monday, Nov. 27, so contract crews can replace it. The NC Department of Transportation in...

Johnston County Brothers Win $10 Million Lottery Prize

For years as a house painter, Joseph Keefer of Four Oaks said he dreamed of one day having enough money to buy and sell...

Bojangles’ Evacuated After Smoke Fills Lobby

Customers and employees at Bojangles' on Highway 42 near I-40 were evacuated from the restaurant around 9:30 Wednesday night after smoke began filling up...

Utility Bills Delayed

The Town of Smithfield announced Wednesday that approximately 800 customers did not receive their utility bills this month. That is about 20 percent of all town customers. Those who didn't...

3 Hurt In Collision

The intersection of Jack Road and Ranch Road near Clayton was shut down Wednesday after two vehicles collided at the intersection at 11:17am, sending...

Children Escape From Tree House Fire

A fire that damaged a tree house this week has been ruled as an accident. Firefighters and deputies responded to the blaze on Tuesday at...

Johnston County Actor Starring In Newly Released Film

A Johnston County resident is featured in a film being released Tuesday called “Blue Mountain State: Rise of Thadland.” Set to premier on digital...

USDA Opens 2019 Enrollment for Agriculture Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage Programs

2020 Enrollment Period to Open in October Agricultural producers can now enroll in the Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC) programs, two popular...

JCC Receives $200,000 Golden LEAF Grant

Funds will support accelerated entry into nursing and simulated specialty care unit Johnston Community College has been awarded a $200,000 grant from the Golden LEAF...