Town of Smithfield – March 2020 Board Appointments

The Smithfield Town Council approved three board appointments during their March 2020 meeting: Keith Dimsdale was appointed to the Smithfield Board of Adjustment James...

Smithfield Police: What’s Allowed Under Stay-At-Home Order

SMITHFIELD - On Friday, March 27, 2020, Governor Cooper announced Executive Order 121, ordering North Carolinians to remain in their homes except for performing...

Select Offices At Johnston County Courthouse Restricting Public Access

Smithfield –  The doors to the Johnston County Courthouse in Smithfield will remain open, however, the following offices will restrict public access effective Tuesday,...

South Smithfield Teachers Ride By To Visit Students At Home

SMITHFIELD - South Smithfield Elementary kindergarten teachers Ashlin Owen and Theresa Goodman drove around Monday to visit their students, and to follow social distancing...

Town Leaders Understand Difficulties Of NC’s Stay At Home Order

Beginning at 5:00pm today (Monday), a statewide Stay at Home Order takes effect.  Governor Roy Cooper is implementing the order in an attempt to reduce...

Smithfield Street Resurfacing Bid Awarded

Approximately 1.2 miles of city streets will be repaved this year under a street resurfacing contract approved this month by the Smithfield Town Council. Nine...

Break-In Reported At Smithfield Car Lot

Four vehicles were broken into during a break-in discovered Wednesday at Worley Auto Sales at 2938 Highway 70 East of Smithfield. Johnston County deputies responded...

Police Investigating Break-In At Cricket Wireless

Smithfield Police discovered a break-in Tuesday morning at Cricket Wireless on Outlet Center Drive. Police located the break-in at 1:07am.  Someone had shattered the front...

Smithfield Mayor Pens Letter To Citizens Amid Coronavirus

Smithfield Mayor Andy Moore penned an open letter to the citizens of Smithfield on Thursday amid the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. "I've served as a council...

Parents Charged After Naked Children Found In Motel Parking Lot

A couple reportedly living in a room at a Smithfield motel are facing several charges after law enforcement officers were initially summoned to a...