Fire Destroys Downtown Princeton Building

PRINCETON - More than a dozen fire departments from Johnston and Wayne counties battled a massive fire tonight (Wednesday) at the former Gurley Antique...

WCC Students Headed For Aviation Mechanic Certification

Four Wayne Community College students are ready to tackle Federal Aviation Administration Mechanic exams. The second-year Aviation Systems Technology students completed all requirements to be...

Missing, Wanted Person Arrested

A man wanted on felony charges in Durham County and listed as a missing person in Harnett County was arrested Saturday night near Smithfield. ...

Rash Of Convenience Store Break-Ins Could Be Related

Local law enforcement agencies are investigating a rash of convenience store break-ins this week.  Authorities have not ruled out that most, if not all,...

The Truth About Agriculture and Farm Workers

By: Bryant Spivey County Extension Director Johnston County Cooperative Extension As a public employee working for an educational organization that supports farms and farmers of all different...

Surplus Ambulance Donated To JCC EMS Program

SMITHFIELD - A former Johnston County EMS ambulance will used by local college students for training.  Johnston County Emergency Services recently removed a 2006...

County Commission Candidate Claims They Are Being Followed

Political Signs Disappearing Across The County A political candidate says someone is stealing her political signs and also following her. Wendy Ella May of Selma, a...

Return To School Plan Unanimously Approved  

SMITHFIELD - The Johnston County Board of Education met for two hours Thursday night and unanimously approved Superintendent Dr. Eric Bracy's Return to School...

Report: Burglars Caught Breaking Into Home

PRINCETON -  Two men were caught at the scene of a residential break-in. Around 2:30pm Friday, the Johnston County Sheriff's Office responded to a...

Package Mailed To Princeton Address Contained $180,000 In Cocaine, JCSO Says

PRINCETON -  A suspect arrested Monday night by the Johnston County Sheriff's Office narcotics division is being held on a $5 million bond. Tomas...