Murder Charge Pending In Fatal 100+ MPH Crash

CLAYTON - The State Highway Patrol has released the name of an innocent driver killed by an out of control vehicle speeding more than...

Brogden Area Home Struck By Gunfire

PRINCETON - A Princeton couple escaped injury after a bullet was fired into their home. It happened at an address on Woodard Road just...

Local Businesswoman Killed In Car Crash

PRINCETON - A local businesswoman died late-today (Thursday) in a traffic accident in eastern Johnston County. Tammy Louise Worley, 54, of Princeton, the owner...

NC College Students Help Local Governments, Nonprofits With COVID-19 Response

Town of Smithfield and Princeton are participating An effort by Governor Roy Cooper’s administration is matching North Carolina college students in need of work experience...

Princeton High School Class of 2020

Johnston County Report congratulates Princeton High School Class of 2020: Destin Alexis Allnutt Magaly Almaraz Justin Glenn Anderson Kimberly Arriaga Bravo Lucero Arriaga Bravo Katelyn Jean Askew Leighya Rose Avalos Charisma Ambriel...

Beginning Monday, County And Municipal Face Mask Requirements Will Vary

SMITHFIELD - Executive Order #147 from Governor Roy Cooper now requires face masks or face coverings in all public places in North Carolina.  On...

Mount Olive Couple Arrested After Deputies Respond To Princeton Business

PRINCETON - Two people were arrested after Johnston County deputies and Princeton Police responded to the parking lot of IWARN  Communications on Highway 70...

Benson And Princeton Police Departments Awarded Grant To Add Officers

The Benson and Princeton Police Departments are the recipients of a Department of Justice Community Oriented Policing Services COPS Hiring Program grant.  The Department...

Princeton Woman Charged With Intentionally Setting House On Fire

PRINCETON - A woman is accused of setting fire to her home following an argument with her landlord.  The fire was reported just after 9:00pm...

Johnston County House Fire Ruled Arson

PRINCETON - Investigator say a fire that heavily damaged an eastern Johnston County home was intentionally set.  The Brogden, Princeton and Pine Level Fire...