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SMITHFIELD — Energy executives and Johnston County leaders celebrated the Atlantic Coast Pipeline’s new metering and regulating station at 78 Yelverton Grove Road last week. A metering and … more
NASHVILLE — A man is charged with robbing the same Nash County convenience store at gunpoint on two occasions, sheriff’s deputies said Thursday. Steven Rahaeh Spivey of 2837 Batchelor Road … more
SMITHFIELD — George Bell said his love for horses dates from almost as far back as he can remember, and at age 70, it’s just as enduring now as it has ever been. “Ever since I was a child I … more
SELMA — New Selma Public Utilities Director Dwan Bell is a family man. He and his wife Sharron have three children and one on the way. An Elizabeth City native, Bell said family is always … more
Temperatures should remain mild from now through Christmas, with only one overnight low at or below freezing predicted for the next 10 days, Albert Thomas Jr. explains in this week's installment of … more
KENLY — Designed by former North Johnston Principal David West in 2015 “to celebrate the accomplishments of North Johnston High School alumni and family members and to help motivate our students … more
SMITHFIELD — Kristine Solomon from West Clayton Elementary School was named this year’s School Bookkeeper of the Year at a ceremony on April 30. This is the first year Johnston County Public … more
KENLY — There was a sea of orange in and around the North Johnston High School cafeteria during lunch period Oct. 24 as members of the student body along with faculty and staff showed their support … 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
SELMA — Town Manager Elton Daniels unexpectedly resigned Tuesday, Jan. 8 during a town council meeting closed session. His resignation is effective Tuesday, Feb. 12. Daniels became town … more
It will feel cold enough to snow this weekend, but meteorological models only predict rain for the greater Wilson area, Albert Thomas Jr. says in this weekend's installment of The Wilson Times … more
SELMA— Pope Transport and Handy Mart celebrated its 100th anniversary April 23 at Selma’s oil terminal with an appreciation cookout for employees, families, customers and guests. According to … more
A large rainbow filled the sky Tuesday evening while Wilson Youth Soccer Association players practiced at Gillette Athletic Complex. The rainbow follows several days of severe weather produced by … more
PINE LEVEL — Rain didn’t stop Pine Level Elementary School from holding its annual anti-drug Red Ribbon Week parade at the school Oct. 26. Instead of postponing or canceling the parade, … more
SMITHFIELD — Detectives have arrested a suspect in a man's Monday killing following a countywide manhunt on Tuesday. Johnston County sheriff's deputies were called to an assault at 1516 … more
KENLY — Designed by former North Johnston Principal David West in 2015 “to celebrate the accomplishments of North Johnston High School alumni and family members and to help motivate our students … more
SMITHFIELD — The Johnston County Arts Council is now accepting applications for N.C. Arts Council Grassroots Arts Program subgrants through July 18. Applications are available for nonprofit … more
Jacob Thomason of the Elm City 4-H Club looks at his chicken being readied for today's auction and sale at the Wilson County Fair. Some 48 children ages 5 to 18 have raised chickens from 1 day old in … more
KENLY — Several new features have been added to the second edition of Christmas on Main for this year, according to festival Chairwoman Janie Holland. The event that was so popular with visitors … more
BENSON — The Sundown in Downtown concert series will resume with a beach music favorite, The Embers featuring Craig Woolard, from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, May 9, in the Benson Singing Grove, 406 E. … more
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