My Kid’s Club Awarded Remote Learning Site $100,000 Grant

Supporting Families During COVID-19 SELMA – My Kid’s Club has been awarded a $100,000 grant to provide temporary remote learning support for working families in...

Smithfield Town Manager Receives Pay Increase

The Smithfield Town Council has given Town Manager Mike Scott a salary increase following the completion of his annual performance evaluation.  Mr. Scott was...

DWI Suspect Arrested During Traffic Stop In Own Driveway

A 28 year-old man is facing drunken driving charges after police tried to pull him over for speeding.  It happened at 1:12AM today (Friday). ...

Man Accused Of Burning Utility Pole

Criminal charges have been filed against a Smithfield man who allegedly admitted to setting fire to a Town of Smithfield utility pole.  The Smithfield...

Police Need Help Identifying This Person

Do you recognize the person in this surveillance camera image? Smithfield Police released the image Thursday afternoon in hopes someone might recognize them. Captain R....

Godwin: Commissioners Will Not Enact Ordinances To Impose Civil Penalties  

SMITHFIELD - Johnston County Commissioner Chairman Ted Godwin says the County will not enact any new ordinances to impose a civil penalty for anyone...

Carroll Takes Oath As Smithfield Police Officer

Officer Julie Smith Carroll has taken her oath as a Smithfield Police Officer.   Carroll recently completed Basic Law Enforcement Training and was hired by...

Drive-Thru Seasonal Flu Clinic

The Johnston County Public Health Department will hold a seasonal flu drive-thru clinic on Friday, October 30th from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (while...

Police Department Receives Funding For New Traffic Safety Team

The Smithfield Police Department has been awarded a Governor's Highway Safety Program (GHSP) grant.  Police Chief Keith Powell had applied for the grant in...

Nearly $7,000 In Clothing Stolen During Snatch And Grab Robbery

Smithfield Police are looking for two suspects following a snatch and grab robbery.  The incident happened around 4:40pm Monday at Polo Ralph Lauren at...