Summer Camp Registration Open At JCC

Fun options for elementary, middle and high school kids Cooking, CSI, biotechnology, robotics and more! Johnston Community College is offering several fun summer camps for kids...

Expired: Mother Indicted For Felony Child Abuse

A 28 year-old mother has been named in a True Bill of Indictment by a Johnston County Grand Jury. Khristina Marie Gaylor of Coats was...

Thief Steals $4,368 Worth Of Sunglasses

Smithfield Police are trying to identify a shoplifter who stole $4,368 worth of sunglasses. The theft was reported at 4:44pm on May 15th at Sunglass...

Police Identify Murder Victim

Smithfield Police have released the identity of a 28 year-old woman murdered in the backyard of her own home.  The body of Alanda Mae Abarca...

Smithfield Approves Large Indoor Hemp Greenhouse

In a unanimous vote, the Smithfield Town Council has approved a special use permit from businessman Frank Lee to operate a greenhouse inside a...

SSS Down Syndrome Awareness Night

Smithfield-Selma High School will partner with the Triangle Down Syndrome Network to honor individuals with down syndrome. Individuals and their families from the community with...

3 Charged With Shoplifting From Multiple Smithfield Businesses

Three women were arrested Friday night for allegedly shoplifting merchandise from six Smithfield businesses.  Police said at least one of the suspects used a magnet...

Dr. Twyla Wells Is JCC’s New VP Of Advancement And Community Relations

Wells says she’s excited about the opportunity to improve student success Dr. Twyla Casey Wells is the new vice president of advancement and community relations...

Police Urge Businesses To Be On The Lookout For Counterfeit Currency

Smithfield Police are asking businesses in the local area to be on the lookout for counterfeit money after several stores unknowingly received fake bills...

Walmart Employee Charged With Theft

A clerk at the Walmart store in Smithfield was arrested Sunday night a short time after her shift had ended. Smithfield Police said 22 year-old...