Friday, September 20, 2019






Store Clerk Charged With Lottery Ticket Theft

An investigation by Four Oaks Police has resulted in the arrest of a convenience store clerk on theft charges. On September 13th, Police Chief Stephen...

JCI Wins Awards

The North Carolina Association of Rehabilitation Facilities (NCARF) held its annual conference and awards luncheon in Cary on Thursday, September 12th. Each year, nominations from...

Legion Post 71 Members Donate School Supplies

American Legion Post 71 in Clayton recently responded to Governor Cooper’s Annual School Supply Drive. Post 71 members donated over $200 worth of supplies to...

Troopers Cite Driver Following Highway 210 Crash

The driver of a BMW sport utility vehicle was cited for failure to reduce speed following a two vehicle accident September 12th at 3:55pm....

Kenly Crash Injures 3

Three people were injured in a two vehicle accident at 7:31pm last Thursday, Sept. 12th on Beulahtown Road near Old Route 22 about two...

School Board Considering Public Comments Policy Changes

By: Scott Bolejack The public could soon find it easier to speak at Johnston County Board of Education meetings. In recent months, the school board’s public-comments...

NC SBI Conducting Criminal Investigation Of Kenly Police Department

The North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation has been asked to investigate the Kenly Police Department.  Kenly Town Manager Michael Douglas confirmed this afternoon...

Superintendent Makes Role Changes For Area Assistant Superintendents

Under the direction of Johnston County Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Jim Causby, three staff members in leadership positions have been assigned new roles to...

Blue Line Aviation Breaks Ground On $13 Million Facility At Johnston Regional Airport

Blue Line Aviation, the Raleigh area’s leading flight training provider, broke ground on its new state-of-the-art training facility at Johnston Regional Airport (JNX) Tuesday...

Convenience Store Employee Stole Money To Make Car Payment, Police Say

An employee at a Smithfield convenience store has been arrested for the theft of a money order from the business. On September 11th, Smithfield Police...