Selma Will Not Open Town Pool This Year

SELMA - Tuesday afternoon, the Town of Selma and Selma Parks and Recreation announced they will not open the Selma Town Pool for the...

Heroin Labeled As “Coronavirus” Seized During Traffic Stop, Police Say

Selma Police said they seized several small white packets labeled "coronavirus" during a traffic stop on Highway 70-A.  The packets also had a hazardous materials...

Highway 39 Reopens Following Serious Crash

SELMA - A violent collision shut down a busy Johnston County roadway for several hours today. The accident happened at 11:30am at the intersection...

Over 3 Pounds Of Marijuana Found Inside Minivan

Selma Police arrested the driver of a minivan after a quantity of marijuana was reportedly found inside the vehicle.  An officer was on patrol around...

JCSO: Home Healthcare Worker Stole From 87 Year-Old Patient

A Johnston County home healthcare worker has been arrested after she allegedly stole from an elderly patient. Debra Ann Pettiway, of S. Raiford Street, Selma...

Two Officers Injured, Suspect Tased During Traffic Stop

Two police officers sustained minor injuries during a traffic stop.  Selma police officer J.R. Vause was on routine patrol in a marked cruiser around 8:00pm...

3 Year-Old Injured When Mom Crashes Car Fleeing From Police

A 24 year-old woman is facing a long list of charges after she fled from Selma Police at speeds up to 100 miles per...

Selma Elementary Honored As Capturing Kids’ Hearts National Showcase School

Selma Elementary School is one of ten schools in North Carolina to receive the Capturing Kids' Hearts National Showcase Schools award for the 2019-2020...

JWL Installs Archer Lodge And Meadow Blessing Boxes

SMITHFIELD -  Less than a year after installing its first four blessing boxes around Johnston County, the Junior Women’s League of Smithfield (JWL)’s newest...

Man Trying To Win The Lottery Goes To Jail

A distracted driver caught the attention of Selma Police and soon found himself in the Johnston County Jail.   A Selma police officer was on routine...