Thursday, September 23, 2021






Victim In Fatal Crash Identified As Local Funeral Home Owner

0
A local funeral home operator was killed in a tragic accident. Norman L. Dunn of Four Oaks, the president of West & Dunn Funeral...

Teen Felon Stole $40 During Robbery, JCSO Says

17
A 19 year-old convicted felon has been rearrested on robbery, assault and kidnapping charges. On April 28th around 2:00pm, a 30 year-old man said...

Gas Tanker Involved In I-40 Accident

2
A gasoline tanker transporting much-needed fuel from Wilmington to Raleigh was struck by a Cadillac Escalade Thursday afternoon around 5:00pm. The accident happened in...

Murder Arrest Made After Remains Identified As Missing 61 Year-Old Man

0
William "Jimmy" Graham, 61, of Newton Grove was reported missing by his family on Dec. 15, 2019. NEWTON GROVE - Human remains recently discovered near...

98 Youth Participate In 2021 Johnston County Youth Livestock Show & Sale

0
Ninety-eight youth from across Johnston County participated in the annual Youth Livestock Show & Sale April 5-7. There were nine steers, twelve heifers, sixty-one...

Fire Destroys Newton Grove Home

0
A home burned to the ground Monday afternoon. The fire was reported around 5:30pm in the 600 block of Main Street in Newton Grove. ...

Newton Grove Police Officer Dies In Accident

1
UPDATE: The officer has been identified as 26 year-old Brent Hall. Officer Hall was traveling at a high rate of speed in a...

Defendant Pleads Guilty To Johnston County Double Murder

0
The first of three defendants in a 2016 double murder in southern Johnston County pleaded guilty on Thursday, April 1st. Under a plea agreement...

A Legacy Of Farming Fresh Fruits And Vegetables

3
By Taylor ParrishGrowing up in the farming industry instilled a passion for agriculture in Ronnie Moore that he could never shake. Although his current...

Commissioners Approve Rezoning Cases

0
Johnston County Commissioners approved several rezoning cases during their February meeting.  Mideast Materials LLC of Dunn won approval to rezone 134 acres out of a...