Sunday, October 13, 2019






Police Searching For Two Robbery Suspects

Police in Smithfield are searching for two suspects wanted for an armed robbery. Detective Sgt. R.D Wood said it happened at 10:16 PM Sunday in...

Man Claims He Was Victim of Two Crimes Minutes Apart

Smithfield Police are investigating a report from a Smithfield man that he was robbed near his home then physically assaulted minutes later at another...

GOP Ronald Reagan Legacy Award Presented To Carl Lamm

CLAYTON - Over 125 people attended the Johnston County Republican Party's annual awards banquet at The Farm on Highway 42 in Clayton on Saturday,...

Damon Kenny Takes Oath As Smithfield Police Officer

Damon Kenny has been sworn in as one of the newest officers on the Smithfield police force. Officer Kenny received his Oath of Office from...

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...

Smithfield Recognizes Electrical Linemen

The Smithfield Town Council has proclaimed Thursday, April 18th as Electrical Linemen Appreciation Day in the Town of Smithfield. During the April town council meeting,...

Serious Crash Closes Interstate 95

UPDATE 3:50PM - All lanes of Interstate 95 in Selma have reopened.  Delays in the northbound lanes are still expected due to several miles...

Roger Pope Appointed To My Kid’s Club Board Of Directors

My Kid’s Club of Johnston County has announced the addition of Roger Pope, a UNC Kenan Flagler School of Business graduate and banker of...

Man Indicted For Business Robbery, Car Chase

A Johnston County Grand Jury has indicted a Wake County man for a January 2019 armed robbery and car chase. Brian Lamonte Clark, 22, of...

Hundreds Compete In Special Olympics Spring Games

SMITHFIELD - Hundreds of students from Johnston County Public Schools competed in the Special Olympics of North Carolina Spring Games on Thursday and Friday,...