Safety Fair Scheduled Friday At Smithfield Area Church

The NC Department of Public Safety is sponsoring a Safety Fair on Friday, November 15th.  The Fair is being hosted by the UPES Pentecostal congregation at...

Tarheel Traveler Scott Mason Book Signing Nov. 16th At Heritage Center

The Johnston County Heritage Center in Smithfield will host a book signing by author Scott Mason on Saturday, November 16, from 11 am to...

NC MedAssist’s Health Care Resources Coming Saturday To Johnston County

NC MedAssist is holding a Mobile Free Pharmacy Event in Johnston County on Saturday, November 16th.  The event is open to any individual or family...

Relatives Of Ava Gardner Ask Town To Reconsider New Road Name

In a 4-to-3 vote on Oct. 1st, members of the Smithfield Town Council voted to rename the future Booker Dairy Road Extension as Ava...

Dr. Terri Lee is JCC’s New VP of IE and Strategic Initiatives

Lee says she’s excited about the opportunity to improve student success. Dr. Terri Holston Lee is the new vice president of institutional effectiveness and strategic...

Second Victim In Smithfield Crash Dies

UPDATE 3:05 PM - Smithfield Police have confirmed Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has placed a detainer on Felix Antonio Juarez-Antunez who is being...

1 Killed, 5 Injured In Sunday Night Crash

One person was killed and 5 others injured in a car crash Sunday night.  The wreck was reported around 10:30 p.m. on Durwood Stephenson...

Eagle Scout Is Dedicated To Helping Others

On Sunday, November 3rd, an Eagle Scout Ceremony was held at Calvary Chapel of Clayton for Eagle Scout John Reece Sayas from Boy Scout...

Homeowner Watches Security Camera Live As Thieves Steal His Property

A homeowner was out-of-town Tuesday when his security camera sent him a notification that someone was at his residence.  The victim watched on his phone...

Dunn Man Linked To Smithfield Break-In

Three weeks after a Smithfield home was broken into and property was stolen deputies have made an arrest in the case.  On October 15th, a...