Partnership for Children Hosts Ribbon Cutting for Little Free Libraries

The Partnership for Children of Johnston County (PFCJC) cut the Ribbon for two new Little Free Libraries. Little Free Libraries are popping up everywhere....

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...

Operation Lone Ranger Leads To More Than 90 Charges

Smithfield Police announced Thursday the culmination of an undercover drug investigation dubbed Operation Lone Ranger. The operation targeted street level drug sales of cocaine,...

Conference Call For Selma Town Council Meeting

SELMA – Due to restrictions related to COVID-19, the Town of Selma will implement extra measures to ensure their Town Council meeting tonight (Tuesday) will remain an open and...

Man Assaulted After Exposing Himself To Young Girls

Bystanders attacked a 48 year-old man after he allegedly exposed himself to several teenage girls.  The incident happened shortly before 10:00pm last Monday, June 1st...

DOT Increases Speed Limit On Section Of US 70

Drivers traveling on US 70 through Johnston County can now go a little faster on one section of the highway. The NC Department of Transportation...

Tribute To Gloria Vanderbilt At Selma Museum

The Max G. Selma Historical Museum will present a tribute to the late Gloria Vnderbilt at “Sweet Tea and Spicy Talk”  on Wednesday July 10th...

18 Charged In Operation Stuffed Turkey

A total of 18 suspects are facing charges in Operation Stuffed Turkey, a four month undercover drug investigation by the Selma Police Department. Police Chief...

Firefighters Discover Body Inside Burning Mobile Home

A body was found inside a mobile home after a fire was extinguished. Tuesday afternoon, a neighbor called 911 reporting an older mobile home...

Firemen Extinguish Mobile Home Fire

SELMA - Firefighters quickly extinguished a fire at a mobile home Wednesday afternoon on Byrd Road, off Buffalo Road, south of Highway 42. The fire...