Tuesday, August 20, 2019






Campbell To Host 2016 Big South Conference Men’s Basketball Championship

March Madness 2016 will begin in Buies Creek The Big South Conference Council of Chief Executive Officers has unanimously voted to award the 2016 Big...

Municipal Election Results

Mayor Unseated In Micro After serving just one term as Micro mayor, Jim Wiesner was defeated at the polls on Tuesday.  Walter “Jay” Warren...

School Board Member Announces Run For County Commissioners Seat

Johnston County School Board member Keith Branch announced Tuesday he would not seek re-election to the Board of Education in 2016. Instead he will...

Former Deputy Criticizes Commissioners Over Animal Ordinance

A retired Johnston County sheriff's deputy had some tough questions for Johnston County Commissioners on Monday.Angela Bryan of Four Oaks asked commissioners why the...

Clayton Approves Controversial Subdivision

Following a two hour public hearing Monday night attended by dozens of concerned citizens, the Clayton Town Council unanimously approved the controversial Wynwood Subdivision...

Money Stolen During Church Break-In

Smithfield Police do not have any suspects in a break-in discovered at St. Mark AME Church at 409 Bridge Street in Downtown Smithfield. A...

Robbery Suspect Flees From Police

Smithfield Police are searching for a suspect wanted for an attempted robbery in the parking lot of a business on Venture Drive. Around 1:00am...

Hensley And Kay Scott Become Major Rotary Donors

Hensley and Kay Scott of Clayton were recently recognized as Major Donors to The Rotary Foundation, the charitable arm of Rotary International. This significant...

Work On New McDonald’s Could Start This Month

The McDonald’s restaurant in Benson is due for an overhaul.The location is certainly not wanting for customers. With Interstate 95 nearby and a prime...

Former Police Chief Appears In Court On Child Sex Charges

Former Kenly police chief David Mangum had his first appearance in court on Monday. Mangum was arrested Friday on sex crimes involving a juvenile...