West Smithfield Water Meter Replacement To Begin January 19th

Beginning Tuesday, January 19th,  the Town of Smithfield will begin the process of changing out water meters in the West Smithfield area. During the installation,...

Drivers Injured In West Smithfield Collision

Two people were injured in a two vehicle collision on Wilson's Mills Road near Daughtry Street in West Smithfield.  Smithfield Police, Smithfield Fire and...

Parents Concerned About LGBTQ, Racial Equality Surveys Sent To 6th Graders

SMITHFIELD - A student survey for a math project has upset parents of some sixth graders at a Johnston County Public School. The parents...

Selma Police Searching For Armed And Dangerous Murder Suspects

Selma Police are asking for assistance locating two suspects wanted for the murder of a 47 year-old man found shot to death in his...

Johnston County Clerk Of Court Office Closed For Remainder Of The Week

The Johnston County Clerk of Court Office closed around 10:00am today (Monday) due to COVID concerns.  Clerk of Court Michelle Ball said the closure...

Commissioner Smith: Johnston County Taxpayers Getting The “Short End Of The Stick”

"The goal of county commissioners should be to meet the needs of our citizens who elected us and pay property taxes"  SMITHFIELD - Johnston County...

Theater Owner Asks Commissioners For Property Tax Relief

The owner and operator of Smithfield Cinemas appeared Monday before Johnston County Commissioners asking for help.   John Shallcross said 2020 has been a very...

Smithfield Town Employees To Receive $500 Bonuses

Approximately 140 Town of Smithfield employees will receive an extra $500 in their next paycheck.  Tuesday night, the Smithfield Town Council approved spending approximately...

Johnston County COVID-19 Alert Notification System

The Johnston County Public Health Department announced this afternoon they do not have a waiting list for the general public to receive the COVID-19...

Town Of Smithfield Adopts Social Media Policy

Members of the Smithfield Town Council have adopted a new social media policy for appointment board members and elected officials.  Town Manager Mike Scott...