Friday, September 20, 2019






New Officer Joins Smithfield Police Force

A new officer has joined the Smithfield Police Department.Officer Miguel Renteria was sworn in on July 7th by Smithfield Mayor John Lampe.Renteria, 25, was...

JCAR President Reports On County Real Estate Market

April Stephens, President of the Johnston County Association of Realtors (JCAR), was a guest on AM-1090 WTSB Radio on Thursday. She was interviewed by...

School System Partners With Code.org

Johnston County Schools will soon be working with Code.org as part of a partnership that will aim to increase participation in computer science courses...

Filing Period Ends, Contested Races In 9 Towns

One term incumbent Micro Mayor Jim Wiesner will have opposition in November. Walter "Jay" Warren Jr. is challenging Wiesner.  Six people are seeking 3 seats...

Four Oaks Officials Remember Marjorie Lamm

The Four Oaks Town Council, along with Mayor Linwood Parker, presented a proclamation in memory of Mrs. Marjorie Barbour Lamm at the Four Oaks...

Fire Truck Damaged In Parking Lot Mishap

A Smithfield fire truck was heavily damaged in the parking lot of the Smithfield Fire Station Wednesday morning.A fireman was attempting to back a...

Driver Injured In Josephine Road Crash

One person received minor injuries in a single car accident Thursday night on Josephine Road at Beech Trail in the Cleveland community.A car ran...

Fire Damages Clayton Home

The Red Cross is assisting a Clayton family whose home was damaged by fire Thursday night.The family returned to their home in the 400...

Elderly Man Robbed Inside Wal-Mart

Smithfield Police have a person of interest following the attempted robbery of an elderly man inside Wal-Mart.Around 1pm Thursday, an 82 year-old Selma man...

Clayton Burger King Robbed

Clayton Police are investigating the armed robbery of the Burger King on US70 at Boling Street.Around 10:00pm Wednesday, two men armed with handguns entered...