Johnston County Schools Administers First Round Of COVID-19 Vaccine To Employees

Johnston County Public Schools began vaccinating employees with the first round of the COVID-19 vaccine on Tuesday, Jan. 19. The district received approximately 40 doses...

Scam: Threatened With Arrest, Victim Loses $3,200

SMITHFIELD - A 73 year-old Johnston County woman lost a large amount of money last week after falling victim to a scam.  On Jan....

COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Friday, Jan. 22nd At Johnston Community College

SMITHFIELD – The Johnston County Health Department has scheduled a drive-thru clinic on Friday, January 22nd from 10:00 a.m. until supplies last at Johnston...

West Smithfield Water Meter Replacement To Begin January 19th

Beginning Tuesday, January 19th,  the Town of Smithfield will begin the process of changing out water meters in the West Smithfield area. During the installation,...

Drivers Injured In West Smithfield Collision

Two people were injured in a two vehicle collision on Wilson's Mills Road near Daughtry Street in West Smithfield.  Smithfield Police, Smithfield Fire and...

Parents Concerned About LGBTQ, Racial Equality Surveys Sent To 6th Graders

SMITHFIELD - A student survey for a math project has upset parents of some sixth graders at a Johnston County Public School. The parents...

Selma Police Searching For Armed And Dangerous Murder Suspects

Selma Police are asking for assistance locating two suspects wanted for the murder of a 47 year-old man found shot to death in his...

Johnston County Clerk Of Court Office Closed For Remainder Of The Week

The Johnston County Clerk of Court Office closed around 10:00am today (Monday) due to COVID concerns.  Clerk of Court Michelle Ball said the closure...

Commissioner Smith: Johnston County Taxpayers Getting The “Short End Of The Stick”

"The goal of county commissioners should be to meet the needs of our citizens who elected us and pay property taxes"  SMITHFIELD - Johnston County...

Theater Owner Asks Commissioners For Property Tax Relief

The owner and operator of Smithfield Cinemas appeared Monday before Johnston County Commissioners asking for help.   John Shallcross said 2020 has been a very...