Smithfield Considering Changes In Late Utility Payment Procedures

On July 29th, NC Governor Roy Cooper's Executive Order prohibiting disconnects for late utility payments expired.  The Town of Smithfield utility department began charging...

Hit & Run Driver Strikes Man Taking Out The Trash

A Smithfield man said he was knocked unconscious by a hit and run vehicle that struck him while taking his trash to the curb.  Smithfield...

Update: Smithfield Teen Killed In Selma Shooting

UPDATE 5:00PM - Selma Police have identified the victims of Saturday night's shooting on W. Preston Street. Malik Muhammed Shepard, 19, of Smithfield was...

Virtual Summer Reading Program

The Public Library of Johnston County and Smithfield’s Virtual Summer Program will start on June 22nd continue through August 3rd. The community is invited...

Driver Charged In Car Crash Next To Courthouse

Two people were injured Friday afternoon when a pickup truck and passenger car collided at the intersection of E. Johnston Street and S. Second...

Woman Arrested For Distributing Sexually Explicit Photos

A Smithfield woman was released on an unsecured bond April 19th after being arrested on five felony counts of disclosing private images. Kerlyn Carolina Ayala...

Public Works Department Purchases New Loader Truck

The Smithfield Public Works Department has received approval to purchase a new 2021 Freightliner knuckleboom loader truck. The Town Council awarded a $146,546 bid to...

Additional COVID-19 Funds Disbursed To Johnston County For Public Health And Essential Services

NC Pandemic Recovery Office Disburses Additional $150 Million Of Federal Funds To 97 Counties RALEIGH - Today, Governor Roy Cooper announced that an additional $150...

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...

Deron Donald Named SSS High Head Football Coach

Smithfield-Selma High School (SSS) has named Deron Donald as the new Head Football Coach of the Spartans. Mr. Donald is originally from Fort Lauderdale, Florida....