Safe Kids Johnston County’s Seat Check Event Keeps Kids Safe

Child Passenger Safety Week September 20-26 SELMA - Tuesday’s Seat Check event at the Selma Fire Department was a success, according to Safe Kids Johnston...

Tractor Trailer Fire Closes Roadway

A tractor trailer caught fire Wednesday while traveling through eastern Johnston County.  The semi was hauling a load of North Carolina grown squash to...

How Town Market Became Pine Level’s Hometown Hero

Local Grocery Store Keeps Shelves Stocked, Customers Safe And Employees Supported During COVID-19 Pandemic PINE LEVEL - As the COVID-19 crisis hit in mid-March, a...

Man Charged With Damaging Family Cemetery

A motorist stuck in a ditch has been charged with causing an estimated $1,000 in damage to a family cemetery. On August 20th, authorities said...

Two Hospitalized After House Fire In Selma

Two people were transported to the hospital after their home caught fire this morning (Thursday) in Selma.  The fire also destroyed a car. The...

Junior Women’s League Projects Address Food Insecurity In Johnston County

SMITHFIELD - The Junior Women’s League of Smithfield (JWL) has seen months of hard work by its newest members come to fruition with the...

Additional COVID-19 Funds Disbursed To Johnston County For Public Health And Essential Services

NC Pandemic Recovery Office Disburses Additional $150 Million Of Federal Funds To 97 Counties RALEIGH - Today, Governor Roy Cooper announced that an additional $150...

Section Of Downtown Selma Building Collapses

SELMA – The front of a Downtown Selma building collapsed Saturday afternoon. It happened shortly after 4:00pm in the 100 block of S. Raiford...

Pine Level Ranked #1 Best Up-And-Coming Housing Market In NC

PINE LEVEL - Based on existing growth, current trends, and forecasts, the Town of Pine Level has been identified as the best up-and-coming housing...

Former JCPS Interim Superintendent Dr. Ben Williams Hired By Wilson County Schools

Former Johnston County Public Schools (JCPS) interim superintendent Dr. Ben Williams started work this week with Wilson County Schools.  Dr. Williams, who was an...