Tuesday, October 15, 2019






Early Morning Fire Destroys Home

Local, state and federal authorities are jointly investigating a fire that destroyed an eastern Johnston County home. The fire was reported at 5:20AM Wednesday at...

‘Pup Cups’ Open For Business At Princeton Elementary

Every Friday morning at Princeton Elementary “Pup Cups” is open for business. There the students don special aprons and sell coffee from beverage carts,...

Princeton’s Michael Wooten Named Semifinalist For Campbell Trophy

Campbell tight end Michael Wooten of Princeton, NC is one of 185 semifinalists for the 2019 William V. Campbell Trophy Presented by Mazda. Celebrating its...

Driver Killed In Head On Collision

UPDATE 8:45PM - The victim has been identified as Dameon Matthew Mills, 33, of Princeton. Authorities said Mills was killed instantly in the crash. PRINCETON...

Drugs Located During Princeton Traffic Stop

Methamphetamine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia were reportedly found in a vehicle during a traffic stop around 1:00PM Friday on Old Cornwallis Road near Princeton. A...

Strahin Completes Basic Training

U.S. Air Force Airman Joshua S. Strahin graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive,...

Trooper Cleared In Non-Fatal Shooting Of Driver Armed With BB Gun

Johnston County District Attorney Susan Doyle announced today (Friday) that a state trooper will not face any charges for the shooting of a driver...

3 Princeton High Students Involved In Rollover Crash

PRINCETON - Three young teens, all looking forward to their Friday night Princeton High School prom, were involved in a rollover wreck in eastern...

Hundreds Compete In Special Olympics Spring Games

SMITHFIELD - Hundreds of students from Johnston County Public Schools competed in the Special Olympics of North Carolina Spring Games on Thursday and Friday,...

Trooper Shoots Armed Suspect During Traffic Stop

Update 6:45PM - Authorities have identified Darius Jayquan Rogers, 20, of Clayton as the suspect shot by the state trooper.  Rogers was transported to Wake...