Elder Abuse Awareness Walk Scheduled For Friday

The Johnston County Department of Social Services will once again this year hold an Elder Abuse Awareness Walk.   The event will be held on Friday,...

Former Harbor Inc. Official Indicted For Embezzlement

A former official at Harbor Inc. in Smithfield, a non-profit agency that helps victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, has been indicted by...

KS Bank Donates $1,000 To My Kids’ Club Annual Campaign

SMITHFIELD -  My Kid’s Club has received a $1000 donation from KS Bank of Smithfield to benefit the My Kid’s Club Annual Campaign. The mission of My...

Bid Awarded To Repave More Than 7 Miles Of U.S. 70 In Johnston County

Improvements coming under new $4.7 million contract A 7.5-mile segment of U.S. 70 in the Selma-Smithfield area will be resurfaced, after the N.C. Department of...

Juvenile, Two Adults Accused Of Shoplifting

Three people are facing charges after Smithfield Police said they were caught stealing $506.48 in clothing from a business.  Police were called to Carters Children's...

5th Street Community Garden Grand Opening Set For Saturday

The Town of Smithfield will hold the Grand Opening of the 5th Street Community Garden this Saturday, June 1st at 10am. The garden is...

Mom Accused Of Abandoning Baby On Front Porch

A 23 year-old mother is facing child abuse charges after she reportedly left her baby on the front porch of a home unsupervised. The...

Smithfield Man Charged As JMC Indecent Exposure Suspect

A Smithfield man with prior convictions for indecent exposure has been charged with flashing a woman in the parking lot at Johnston Medical Center...

SECU Foundation Awards $10,000 Scholarships to Area High School Students

Smithfield, NC – State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU) members via the SECU Foundation, presented $10,000 four-year college scholarships to 8 local graduating high school...

Smithfield Advisory Board Appointments

The Smithfield Town Council made the following advisory board appointments during their May 7th meeting: Martin Lazarus was appointed to a first term on...