Neuse’s High School Robotics Team Has A Very Successful Year

By: Shelby Garrett, NCS Student Two years ago, Neuse Charter School’s FTC (First Tech Challenge) Robotics Team NUSA began. NUSA’s goal is to spread the...

Hailey Creech Signs With NC Wesleyan

Hailey Creech, a senior softball pitcher for Smithfield Selma High School, signed her letter of acceptance and intent to attend and play softball at...

March County Board Appointments

The Johnston County Board of Commissioners made the following appointments at their March 2019 monthly meeting: Board of Equalization & Review: David L. Grady of Kenly...

Smithfield-Selma High School’s Honor Roll and Principal’s List – 3rd Quarter

9th grade (Principal’s List—All As) Steven Acevedo Leyla Anthony Milsy Avila-Marmolejo Jacqueline Barboza-Garcia Ashley Barreiro Portilla Zachary Boothe Allen Brown Colin Bruns Geovanna Busigo Pellati Mia Calloway Connor  Cannon Lindsay Carroll Jaret Cervantes Gutierrez Michelle Chen Isabel Chitwood Chloe Cotto Graham...

Elderly Man Loses $4,200 In Scam

An elderly Smithfield man lost $4,200 in a telephone scam last week. The victim said he received a phone call from a person claiming to...

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...

New Cabin Opens At JCC’s Howell Woods

ADA compliant-facility supports tourism for the county and community Johnston Community College on Thursday celebrated the opening of a new cabin at Howell Woods Environmental...

Child Porn Found On Cell Phone, JCSO Says

A cell phone located last year contained numerous sexually explicit photos and videos of underage girls, according to the Johnston County Sheriff's Office. On October...

Husband And Wife Arrested During Traffic Stop

A man and his wife were arrested Monday night after a shoplifting incident at Adam & Eve on N. Equity Drive in Smithfield. Smithfield Police...

Two Arrested After Drugs, Shotgun Found In Car, Police Say

Two people were arrested by Smithfield Police during a weekend traffic stop that resulted in the seizure of narcotics with a potential street value...