Monday, November 18, 2019






Teen Seriously Injured In Crash Caused By Suspected Drunk Driver

A Johnston County teen was sent to the hospital due to a late-night accident caused by a suspected impaired driver. The two vehicle collision...

Teen Killed In Single Vehicle Crash

The NC Highway Patrol has released the name of a motorist who was killed in a single vehicle accident in northeastern Johnston County.  The wreck...

8 Cars Involved In Two Highway 70 Crashes

A multi-car accident brought traffic on Highway 70 to a halt for a short time Monday afternoon.  Authorities said the crash on Highway 70 near...

2019 Johnston County Municipal Election Results

Roger Wood Wins Seat On Smithfield Town Council Former Smithfield Town Councilman Roger Wood won election Tuesday to a four year term. Wood will replace...

Historic Selma Train Depot And JCI Celebrate 17 Years Of Transportation Excellence

JCI has been operating the historic Selma Train Station for 17 years.  Ms. Pevorrice Banks, Team Lead, and her co-worker Marty Finch have been...

Teen Steals Guns From Relatives, JCSO Says

Johnston County sheriff's deputies are working to recover two guns reportedly stolen by a Selma teenager.  The teen is facing charges after he allegedly...

SSS Down Syndrome Awareness Night

Smithfield-Selma High School will partner with the Triangle Down Syndrome Network to honor individuals with down syndrome. Individuals and their families from the community with...

SSS Alumni To Be Recognized During Oct. 25 Home Football Game

Alumni of Smithfield-Selma High School (SSS) will be recognized at the Friday, October 25th home football game with South Johnston High School. All SSS alumni...

Drugs, Infant Found Inside SUV Involved In Early-Morning Chase

Selma Police were surprised to find a young infant inside an SUV involved in a chase with officers.  It started at 12:20am Sunday on Highway...

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...