Thursday, October 17, 2019






West Johnston Students Charged With Affray

Two West Johnston High students were arrested Thursday following a fight on school grounds. The fight was reportedly captured on video which was turned...

Superintendent Holds Too Much Power Over Personnel Matters Parent Tells School Board Members

By: Scott Bolejack In Johnston County, the superintendent of schools holds too much power over personnel matters, a Clayton High School parent told the Board...

New Principal Named At Clayton Middle

Susan Jones has been named the new principal of Clayton Middle School, effective Monday, October 7th. Jones will replace the school’s current principal, Catherine Trudell,...

September 2019 Advisory Council Appointments

By: Scott Bolejack The Johnston County Board of Education on Tuesday made a number of appointments to school advisory councils. They are listed below by...

JCC Department Chair Under Investigation For Mocking Student Wearing Donald Trump Shirt

Employee May Have Violated Code Of Conduct Policy, Federal FERPA Law  "Our Children Are Not Your Political Statement" Parent Says  A Department Chair at Johnston Community...

Johnston County Public Schools Sets Make Up Days

Johnston County Public Schools has set the dates needed to make up the two missed school days from Hurricane Dorian. The following days have been...

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...

Johnston County Public Schools 2019-2020 Graduation Dates Announced

Graduation for the class of 2020 is still months away, however Johnston County Schools has just announced the dates and times of graduation ceremonies...

School Board Considering Public Comments Policy Changes

By: Scott Bolejack The public could soon find it easier to speak at Johnston County Board of Education meetings. In recent months, the school board’s public-comments...

Superintendent Makes Role Changes For Area Assistant Superintendents

Under the direction of Johnston County Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Jim Causby, three staff members in leadership positions have been assigned new roles to...