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BENSON — A 10-year-old girl remained sedated and on a breathing tube Friday after she was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries following a three-car crash late last Wednesday near … more
SMITHFIELD — Consistency was a word oft repeated June 11 as the Johnston County Board of Education discussed new student and staff dress policies its members unanimously approved. “In student … more
Brenda Massey said she wasn’t looking for anything Friday. “I just came out to browse,” she said. But she walked away with two large urns to go outside her home during this year’s 301 … more
SELMA— Global foodservice distribution company Sysco Corp. will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony for state and local officials, associates and other community members at its newly expanded facility … more
Eastern North Carolina's weather will be in tune with the astronomical calendar as Friday's solstice marks the first official day of summer, Al Thomas says in this week's installment of The Wilson … more
The Johnston County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a $243 million 2019-2020 budget Monday night, June 17. more
BENSON — A 10-year-old girl remained sedated and on a breathing tube Friday after she was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries following a three-car crash late last Wednesday near … more
After a near-perfect weekend in the greater Wilson area, expect a return to typical summer heat and humidity to start the workweek, Al Thomas Jr. advises in the latest installment of The Wilson Times … more
BAILEY — A Nash County woman faces murder and arson charges after deputies say she started a fire that killed a man in the home they shared.  Alayna Renee Sherrod, 32, is accused of … more
Scattered showers and thunderstorms could linger through midweek, but expect plenty of sunshine and drier air Thursday through Saturday, Al Thomas Jr. predicts in this week's installment of The … more
Authorities are seeking the public's help to locate a 90-year-old Johnston County man. The N.C. Center for Missing Persons issued a Silver Alert for Hans Liem "Fritz" Oey at 3:18 a.m. Tuesday. Oey … more
SMITHFIELD — Police are working multiple leads in a June 3 shooting that wounded a 20-year-old man. Capt. Ryan Sheppard said police were dispatched to the Pine Needle Shopping Center, 721 N. … more
KENLY —The Johnston County Board of Education has named Tol Avery as principal at North Johnston High School. Avery comes to North Johnston following three years as principal at Four Oaks … more
RALEIGH ­—State Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler’s annual plea for farmers to prepare for hurricane season is especially poignant this year in light of Hurricane Florence’s … more
SMITHFIELD — Classic Ford of Smithfield built a new dealership 1324 N. Brightleaf Blvd. The Smithfield Town Council approved the construction permit in March 2017. Classic Ford is currently located … more
SMITHFIELD — A Johnston County grand jury indicted former Harbor employee Rhonda Miles was indicted June 3 on several felony charges related to her alleged theft of Harbor’s money. Miles is … more
SMITHFIELD — Johnston County Public Schools and Johnston Community College have requested $9.2 million in additional funds from the county’s 2019-20 budget. The county’s proposed budget has … more
SELMA— Campers Inn RV has completed its dealership expansion project and has opened the doors of its new recreational vehicle supercenter. Campers Inn broke ground on the 30,000 square-foot … more
SMITHFIELD — Hundreds of people attended the Johnston County Public Schools Innovation Expo to see teachers and students showcase innovative teaching and learning practices May 31 at the Johnston … more
PRINCETON — The 2019-20 town budget will feature no tax rate increase, Mayor Don Rains said following the Princeton Board of Commissioners budget workshop held after the board’s regular monthly … more
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