Saturday, August 24, 2019






Selma Police: DWI Suspect Tasered After Trying To Bite Officer

A motorist allegedly resisted arrest and tried to bite an officer.  Around 5:00 AM Sunday, Selma Police were dispatched to a report of a...

Driver Flees From Police In Reverse

Multiple charges have been filed against a driver who tried to outrun police while traveling in reverse. Around 11:00PM Friday, Selma Police said they were...

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...

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...

Storms Cause Damage In Selma

Streets were littered by tree debris and trash cans after the winds of a Thursday night severe thunderstorm brought trees, power poles and power...

Driver Injured When Car Overturned

One person was injured when a car overturned on Highway 39 North of Selma near Old Beulah Road. The injured motorist was transported to Johnston...

Selma Man Arrested Following Stolen Credit Card Investigation

A stolen credit card was reportedly used to make more than $275 in purchases at businesses in the Smithfield and Selma area.  Now, a 37...

Selma Road Project Requires Closure For Railroad Work

Closure tentatively starts Monday, July 15 Ricks Road in Selma will be closed to through traffic for about two weeks starting Monday, July 15 to...

Partnership for Children Provides Active Reading Workshops

In June, the Partnership for Children of Johnston County (PFCJC) provided 3 workshops on Active Reading. The two-part workshop for parents with children 2...

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...