Wednesday, August 21, 2019






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...

May 2019 NC DOT Road Additions

Johnston County Commissioners approved a request by the NC Department of Transportation at their May 2019 meeting to add the following roads to the...

Fatal Wreck Claims Lives Of Two Sampson Teens

AUTRYVILLE - An early Sunday morning accident claimed the lives of two Sampson county teenagers. According to reports, Rozlyn Cain, 17, of Autryville and Roland...

State Highway Patrol Focuses On Safety For July Fourth Weekend

The State Highway Patrol is encouraging motorists to focus on safe driving while traveling to their intended destinations during the July 4th Holiday.  As...

4-Way Stop Still Not Accident Proof

According to a 2018 study by JoCoReport, the intersection of Highway 42 East and Highway 96 North is the 28th most dangerous intersection in Johnston County.  To...

Witnesses Help Highway 70 Accident Victims

Monday around noon, Wilson’s Mills Fire and Police along with state troopers responded to a single vehicle accident on Highway 70 near Sadisco Road. The...

Not Again: DOT Monitoring Second Possible Sinkhole On Highway 42 East

Less than two weeks after a section of Highway 42 East of Clayton was closed for 12 hours while a sinkhole was repaired, the...

Harnett County Collision Takes Life Of Mother, Daughter

One twin survives A tragic wreck west of Lillington early Tuesday took the life of a woman and one of her 11-year-old twins who was...

Last Of Roads Closed During Hurricane Florence Reopens

About 2,500 road closures caused by the storm have been reopened GOLDSBORO – On Friday, North Carolina transportation officials reopened the last road in the...

Cleveland Road Repaving Project Begins Monday

Milling and repaving will last about a month SMITHFIELD – Drivers who use Cleveland Road in Johnston County should expect daytime delays when crews begin a...