Tuesday, August 20, 2019






Preschool Honored By Marine Corps League

On Friday, the Kids R Kids Preschool in Clayton received the August Good Business Award from Commandant Timothy Daniel of the Johnston County Marine...

NC Trooper Named Best In North America

On Friday, North Carolina State Trooper Joe D. Berrong II, 38, of North Wilkesboro, proudly accepted the Jimmy K. Ammons North American Inspectors Grand...

School Board Asks Commissioners For 2016 Bond Referendum

By Laura CrosioAccording to Superintendent Dr. Ed Croom, the Johnston County school district is one of the fastest growing in the state, increasing by...

Archer Lodge Appoints New Town Clerk

By Laura CrosioArcher Lodge leaders swore in an interim town clerk on Aug. 10, the same day they received the resignation of current clerk,...

I-95 Reopens Following Crash

Southbound lanes on Interstate 95 were shut down Friday morning following an accident in Nash County.A travel trailer overturned south of Rocky Mount near...

DOT Employees Raise Money To Support Family Of The Late Grey Bailey

Employees with the NC Department of Transportation's Division Four, which includes Edgecombe, Halifax, Johnston, Nash, Wayne and Wilson counties, have joined together to make...

Resurfacing Work Underway On NC 42 Near Clayton

The NC Department of Transportation has closed one lane of NC 42 to allow crews to begin a resurfacing project on a 2.6 mile-long...

911 Service Restored In Benson

Some residents in the Benson area were unable to dial 911 Thursday night.  The outage occurred for about a hour. Service was fully restored...

Campbell Football Completes First Scrimmage

Buies Creek – Campbell completed its first scrimmage of its 2015 preseason camp Thursday at Barker-Lane Stadium in Buies Creek.After a brief 7-on-7 period,...

Retired Selma Businessman Honored

It's not every day someone gets a Key to the City.  That recognition is saved for a select few people.  On Tuesday night, the...