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SMITHFIELD — Johnston Health has named Dr. Rodney McCaskill chief medical officer. He had been interim chief since last October. In July, McCaskill began working in the Smithfield Emergency … more
SMITHFIELD — Less than a year after placing its first four Blessing Boxes in Johnston County, the Junior Women’s League of Smithfield has installed two more, with plans to add another … more
Here’s a look at coronavirus numbers in Johnston County as of 1 p.m. May 18. Confirmed cases — 230 Deaths — 19 Hospitalized — 6 Home — 205 Male — 39 … more
Wade Harmon of Kenly purchased a single $300,000,000 Supreme Riches scratch-off ticket on his way home from work and won $10 million, the largest scratch-off prize in the state. Harmon said he … more
The weekend weather in The Wilson Times’ area promises to be warm, with high temperatures in the mid- to upper 80s, and sunny. By late Sunday through Wednesday, the reliability of any … more
SMITHFIELD — Johnston Community College and its foundation have named Lynn Daniels their 2020 Philanthropist of the Year. A Smithfield resident, Daniels is active in a number of nonprofits, … more
Here's a look at coronavirus numbers in Johnston County as of 1:30 p.m. May 15. Confirmed cases — 227 Deaths — 19 Hospitalized — 6 Home — 202 Male — 39 … more
SMITHFIELD — Johnston County’s high school seniors were supposed to receive their diplomas May 29. Instead, they will do so in late July or early August. In a letter to seniors and … more
SMITHFIELD —Johnston County Sheriff Steve Bizzell on Wednesday said his office would neither prevent nor interfere with indoor church services. “Before I would do that, I would lay … more
SMITHFIELD — The man found dead Sunday afternoon in Smithfield was Bobby Ray Bailey, 42, of 5383 Cleveland Road, Clayton, according to an incident report on file with the Smithfield Police … more
Here's a look at coronavirus numbers in Johnston County as of noon May 13. Confirmed cases — 217 Deaths — 19 Hospitalized — 8 Home — 191 Male — 39 … more
SMITHFIELD — The Centers for Disease Control has lengthened its list of possible COVID-19 symptoms. In addition to cough, fever and shortness of breath, the list now includes: • … more
SMITHFIELD — Relatively few Johnstonians have reached out to county government about Gov. Roy Cooper’s stay-at-home order. But those who have made clear they want the lockdown of North … more
SMITHFIELD — N.C. Gov. Roy Cooper controls when and how North Carolina will reopen. That ball is out of Johnston County’s court. “I’ve tried to explain to everybody that we can’t open … more
SMITHFIELD — By now, many pet owners know the drill. When they arrive at the veterinarian’s office, they won’t carry or walk their pet into the lobby. Instead, someone on the vet’s staff … more
With no events to shoot, the county’s professional photographers are starting to wonder how long they can hang on. “The week of March 8, that’s kind of when everything sort of slowed … more
SMITHFIELD — The Public Library of Johnston County and Smithfield is seeking $400,000 from Smithfield taxpayers to maintain current staffing and services. The request, which library director … more
CLAYTON — For Ishauna Jackson and her fiance, Christian Rasner, nothing has brought them more joy than being new parents. The couple welcomed their daughter, Ilauna Jackson-Rasner, on April 6. … more
A survey shows staggering losses among Johnston business owners, who don’t trust the Small Business Administration to help them stay afloat. One owner faulted the Payroll Protection Plan for not … more
Organizers have canceled this year’s 301 Endless Yard Sale. They’ll try again next June. In a news release, the Johnston County Visitors Bureau, one of the organizers, cited Gov. Roy … more
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