Saturday, August 24, 2019






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,...

Princeton Police Chief Graduates From FBI National Academy

Tyrone Sutton, Chief of Police for the Town of Princeton, graduated from the FBI National Academy Program at Quantico, Virginia on March 15th, 2019. The...

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...

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...

Couple Charged With Child Abuse

A Princeton couple was arrested Monday on child abuse charges after Johnston County deputies were called to a disturbance. When authorities arrived they said 28...

Johnston County Look Back – April 2019

What Happened 25 – 50 – 100 Years Ago This Month April 1994 – 25 Years Ago The National Weather Service set up a new Doppler...

DWI Suspect Arrested After Being Pulled Over For Speeding 95MPH

A Johnston County SAFE Team deputy arrested a 32 year-old man for speeding and driving while impaired on Highway 70 near Princeton. The deputy said...

Eagle Scout Jason Morgan Recognized

An Eagle Scout Court of Honor was held at Hephzibah Baptist Church on February 24th for Eagle Scout Jason Alan Morgan from Boy Scout...

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,...

Princeton Man Arrested On Four Oaks Police Warrant

Four Oaks Police have charged a Princeton man with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle after the suspect reportedly borrowed a friend's car but...