Sunday, October 13, 2019






Driver Ejected, 2 Passengers Hurt When Car Crashes Into Yard Where Children Were Playing

Two adults and a child were injured when a car left the roadway Sunday afternoon and flipped end-over-end into the front yard of a...

Highway 39 Repaving Project Begins Monday

An N.C. Department of Transportation contractor will start Monday, July 22nd milling and resurfacing Highway 39 between Highway 42 and the Selma city limits...

Bid Awarded To Repave More Than 7 Miles Of U.S. 70 In Johnston County

Improvements coming under new $4.7 million contract A 7.5-mile segment of U.S. 70 in the Selma-Smithfield area will be resurfaced, after the N.C. Department of...

Hit And Run Driver Arrested After Car Breaks Down

Law enforcement officers were able to apprehend a driver who slammed head on into a power pole then drove away from the scene after...

Hundreds Compete In Special Olympics Spring Games

SMITHFIELD - Hundreds of students from Johnston County Public Schools competed in the Special Olympics of North Carolina Spring Games on Thursday and Friday,...

Selma Police Searching For Missing Man

Selma Police are asking for assistance locating a missing 22 year-old man. Francisco Cruz-Palacios was last seen at an address in the 500 block of...

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...

Charges Filed In Selma Fuel Tanker Collision

Selma Police announced Monday they have filed charges in connection with last week's collision between two loaded fuel tankers. Around 5:20am last Wednesday, April 24th,...

Town Of Selma Sewer System Smoke Testing Begins Monday

The Town of Selma will be conducting smoke testing of the sanitary sewer system starting the week of July 22nd. The initial testing is...

Arrest Made In Fatal Stabbing

A 53 year-old Selma woman was stabbed to death inside her home Thursday night.  Friday morning, Selma Police announced an arrest in the case. At 11:14pm...