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SMITHFIELD — Margaret Marshall said she didn’t originally consider a library career. Marshall, who has been the Johnston County and Smithfield library director for 16 years, was a geography … more
SELMA — The third annual Polar Bear Run 5K through Uptown Selma is planned for 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 19. Registration will be held on race day at the corner of Webb and Waddell … more
MICRO — Employing the principles known as project based-learning, kindergarten classes taught by Karla Britt, Ashley Myers and Kathy Mast at Micro Elementary School recently demonstrated that … more
SMITHFIELD — The Johnston County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of a woman whose body was found Dec. 28 near Garner. The woman has been identified as Jennifer Michelle Chatham, 34, of … more
SMITHFIELD — During the weekend of Dec. 28-30, the emergency departments at Johnston Health saw an uptick in the number of influenza and respiratory viruses among its patients and in the community. … more
Habitat for Humanity of Wake County recently expanded to serve Johnston County in addition to Wake County and needs volunteers to help build two homes in Selma in 2019. More than 17,000 families … more
COATS — A Johnston County woman was killed in a two-vehicle collision Dec. 29 outside Coats. Rochelle Atkinson, 67, of Selma, was traveling west on Ebeneezer Church Road at 2:11 p.m. and … more
Warm, springlike weather should stick around through the start of the workweek with a cooldown beginning Tuesday, Albert Thomas Jr. explains in this weekend's installment of The Wilson Times … more
On the day 71-year-old Kathy Thomas was reported missing, Johnston County investigators conducted a welfare check at her N.C. 222 West home just outside Kenly. The doors were unlocked. Clothes … more
SMITHFIELD — Police are still searching for a man wanted in Thursday night's robbery at an AT&T store at 1247 North Brightleaf Blvd. around 7:20 p.m. Authorities identified the suspect … more
SMITHFIELD — The N.C. Cooperative Extension in Johnston County will host a tobacco production and good agricultural practices recertification meeting on Friday, Jan. 11, beginning with registration … more
SMITHFIELD — The Johnston Community College Foundation has announced Joe Forgeng Jr. of Wake County as the winner of its 2018 truck raffle. “It’s really exciting,” said Forgeng. “I love … more
SMITHFIELD — Town officials say 2018 was a good year for Smithfield and believe that positive momentum will continue well into 2019. Smithfield public information officer Tim Kerrigan offered … more
PRINCETON — Town Administrator Marla Ashworth said she’s proud of what the town of Princeton accomplished in 2018. “From my position as the Princeton town administrator, the biggest stories … more
SMITHFIELD — The Atlantic Coast Pipeline has awarded a $3,500 grant to Community and Senior Services of Johnston County. These funds are designated to enable the Johnston County Area Transit System … more
KENLY — When he was hired as town manager in July, Michael Douglas made a to-do list. In less than six months, he’s already begun crossing off some items. “We installed gateway signs along … more
Johnston County motorists were keenly aware of the North Carolina Department of Transportation’s presence in 2018. According to NCDOT spokesman Andrew Barksdale, construction crews will be busy on … more
SELMA — Mayor Cheryl Oliver said 2018 brought many good things to Selma. “It has been exciting to watch the rollout of our ‘Year of the Visual’ projects,” said Oliver. “That included … more
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