Freeman Appointed To Selma Planning Board

Ronald Lee Freeman of Selma has been appointed to a position on the Selma Planning Board.   Freeman was nominated in March by the Selma Town...

Carolina Thunder Wins National Tournament

The Carolina Thunder 8th grade (14U) basketball team from Selma recently traveled to Greensboro to play in the Always Live National Tournament. Head Coach Cortney...

Selma Museum Holiday Open House Dec. 14th

The Selma Museum will hold a Holiday Open House this Saturday, December 14th from 11:00am until 2:00pm at the Jernigan Building and Vick Park...

Officer In ‘Right Place At Right Time’ To Catch Suspected Thief

A Selma police officer happened to be at the right place at the right time to catch a larceny suspect.  At 12:40am Thursday, an...

Partnership for Children and Tri-Area Ministry Food Pantry Team Up to Fight Hunger

Partnership for Children of Johnston County (PFCJC) has partnered with Tri-Area Ministry Food Pantry to help meet the basic needs of families in our...

Man Charged With Damaging Family Cemetery

A motorist stuck in a ditch has been charged with causing an estimated $1,000 in damage to a family cemetery. On August 20th, authorities said...

Board Honors Outgoing County Commissioner Jeff Carver

Johnston County Commissioners honored outgoing Commissioner Jeff Carver of Clayton on Monday, Nov. 2nd, his last official board meeting before his term expires.  Carver,...

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...

Steven Hicks Named New Selma Town Manager

After months of searching, a new town manager has been hired by the Selma Town Council. Steven Hicks will assume the position on October 8th,...

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,...