Tuesday, October 15, 2019






JCATS In Need Of New Operations And Maintenance Facility

Community and Senior Services of Johnston County (CSS), operates a community transportation program known as the Johnston County Area Transit System (JCATS).   Thirty-one JCATS...

Inactive Meth Lab Found In Selma

The NC State Bureau of Investigation was called late-Thursday in to clean up a methamphetamine lab found inside a residence in the Selma city...

Police: Customer Assaults Store Clerk During Altercation Over Part

An employee at a local auto parts store was allegedly assaulted by a customer because the part he wanted wasn't in stock. Selma Police said...

Report: DWI Suspect Says He Drank Only 1 Beer

A teenager arrested for driving while impaired by Selma Police reportedly told arresting officers he had consumed only one beer. Around 2:00am last Saturday, Oct....

Uptown Selma Partnership

By: Scott Bolejack The Selma Town Council has a new partner in its bid to breathe renewed life into uptown. The council formally recognized the Uptown...

Steven Hicks Named New Selma Town Manager

After months of searching, a new town manager has been hired by the Selma Town Council. Steven Hicks will assume the position on October 8th,...

Police: Drunk Driving Suspect Injures Pregnant Woman In 3 Car Crash

Selma Police arrested a 33 year-old man for driving while impaired and driving on a revoked license following a crash that injured a pregnant...

Popular Theatre Floods 3 Times In 10 Weeks

By: Scott Bolejack No one is arguing this fact: Rain from Hurricane Dorian pushed floodwaters 13 rows up into the seats in Selma’s Rudy Theatre,...

Man Critically Injured When Race Car Explodes

A Selma man was critically injured when his race car exploded.  The 52 year-old victim is now hospitalized in the Burn Center at UNC Hospital...

September 15th-21st Is Child Passenger Safety Week

September 15th through 21st has been proclaimed Child Passenger Safety Week in Johnston County.  Johnston County Commissioners issued the proclamation saying children are our...