Selma Police Searching For Armed And Dangerous Murder Suspects

Selma Police are asking for assistance locating two suspects wanted for the murder of a 47 year-old man found shot to death in his...

Man Found Shot To Death Inside Vehicle On Highway 301

Selma Police with the assistance of the Johnston County Sheriff's Office and NC State Bureau of Investigation are investigating an overnight homicide. Around 11:00pm Thursday,...

Drug Trafficker Sentenced To 30 Years

A former Selma resident was sentenced Friday to serve 30 years in federal prison.  United States Attorney Robert J. Higdon, Jr. announced in Federal...

Johnston County COVID-19 Alert Notification System

The Johnston County Public Health Department announced this afternoon they do not have a waiting list for the general public to receive the COVID-19...

Classic Car Stolen And Damaged During Joyride

A limited production car stolen during a break-in has been recovered but not before it was damaged by the suspects.  In the early morning...

Johnston County Board Appointments – December 2020

Johnston County Commissioners approved the following board appointments at their December 2020 meeting: • Library Board of Trustees - Lizzet Acevedo  (filling unexpired term ending...

Convenience Store And Storage Business Approved

SELMA - A vacant lot at a busy intersection on Highway 42 will be the future home of a convenience store with mini-storage and...

Town Councilman Provides Food And Toys To 100 Needy Families

Smithfield Town Councilman Marlon Lee celebrated his birthday on December 6th. For his birthday, Lee challenged everyone he knew to donate $6 or multiples...

Selma Police Renew Efforts To Find Man Last Seen In 2019

Selma Police are renewing their efforts to find a missing 22 year-old man.  Francisco Cruz-Palacios was last seen around June 16, 2019 at an...

Mother Charged In Death Of 4 Year-Old Son

Jaylen Boykin was laid to rest Wednesday at Selma Memorial Gardens.  A short time later his mother, Kimberly Boykin was arrested by Dunn Police...