Virtual Memorial Day Ceremony May 25th

SMITHFIELD - Memorial Day is a day of remembrance for those men and women who have died while serving in our nation’s military –...

Smithfield Parks And Recreation To Begin Reopening Under Phase Two Plan

In response to the Phase Two reopening plan issued by Governor Roy Cooper, the Smithfield Parks and Recreation Department has announced the following measures: Athletic...

Virtual Learning Is Something New For Brent McLamb Of Smithfield

Brent McLamb of Smithfield has had an interesting semester at Central Carolina Community College. Besides being a husband to Keeli and father to 4-year-old son...

Police Identify 71 Year-Old Driver Killed In Crash

Smithfield Police have released the name of a motorist who died in a two vehicle accident Monday afternoon in West Smithfield.  The collision occurred...

Fatal Afternoon Crash Under Investigation

Smithfield Police are investigating a traffic accident that claimed one life.  Around 3:40pm, two vehicles collided on W. Market Street (US 70) at Durwood...

Police Need Help Locating Missing Juvenile

The Wilson's Mills Police Department is asking for assistance locating a missing juvenile.   Police Chief A.Z. Williams said 15 year-old Antonio Neal was last...

Johnston Health Receives $444,000 Grant From The Duke Endowment

Johnston Health has received a $444,000 grant from The Duke Endowment to expand a community network known as Project Access, which improves access to...

Scratch-off ticket dishes up $200,000 prize for Johnston County chef

Fredd Jordan, a chef from Smithfield, shopped for a scratch-off ticket at a Smithfield store and it dished up a $200,000 prize. Jordan, who said...

Johnston Health Names Chief Medical Officer

Rodney McCaskill, MD, has been named the permanent chief medical officer for Johnston Health. Since Oct. 1, he has been serving as interim CMO. “Dr....

Community COVID-19 Testing May 19th

SMITHFIELD - The Johnston County Health Department will be conducting a Community COVID-19 Testing Event on Tuesday, May 19th from 9am until 12pm. Testing...