SSS High School Honor Roll And Principal’s List – First Quarter 2020-2021

9th Grade Honor Roll Adams, Cameron Allen, Camille Alvarado Martinez, Adriana Avery, Selah Brantley, Tobriyah Carroll, Brady Chavez-Lopez, Juliana Chestnut, Gabrielle Claros-Garcia, Luis Cobb, Kyla Colindres-Castro, Crystal Earnest, Aleksander Farrell, Teagan Ferreyra, Fernanda Figuereo-DeOleo, Chandra Fuentes-Ponce, Angel Garcia-Melchor, Yudid Giles, Gabrielle Herrling, Hannah Hill, Lisa Hill,...

Additional Sewage Spills Reported In Selma

Johnston County Public Utilities and the Town of Selma have both reported sewage spills along W. Noble Street. On Saturday, the County said intense rainfall...

Excessive Rains Cause Widespread Problems

Heavy rains caused major problems Thursday across Johnston County.  Areas along the I-95 corridor, including Smithfield, Selma, Pine Level and Micro, received some of...

Kenly Native Publishes Her Uncle’s WWII Memoir

Mary Susan Heath, a native of Johnston County, has published a memoir about her uncle, military veteran Lehman (“Legs”) Johnson, Jr., entitled Legs Astride...

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,...

Officer Injured During Chase With DWI Suspect

SELMA - A Selma police officer was injured during a high speed chase with a suspected impaired driver.  The suspect is being held on...

Driver Strikes Gasoline Tanker   

Highway 70 in Selma was closed for several hours Saturday afternoon after a car collided with a gasoline tanker. The crash happened at the...

Bystanders Place Voodoo Magic Spell On Police Officers

SELMA -  Selma and Smithfield Police had to deal with a large crowd of people after a brief chase through the Selma city limits,...

Selma Man Facing Firearm And Narcotic Charges

A Selma man is being held on a $200,000 bond following his arrest on numerous charges.   On October 25th a Garner woman reported a...

Arrest Made Following Three Month Drug Investigation

SELMA - A 39 year-old man was arrested last week on a dozen felony drug-related charges.  The Johnston County Sheriff's Office charged James Thomas...