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SMITHFIELD — The Howell Theatre, North Carolina’s oldest movie house continuously in operation, has delighted moviegoers since 1935. Prominent Johnston County leaders, including retired Clerk of … more
SMITHFIELD — Saturday’s 35th annual Ham & Yam Festival stands out among other community festivals because of its food. “When some of our food vendors started talking about the ham and … more
SMITHFIELD — Commuter rail in Johnston County was the subject of this month’s Smart Growth Summit sponsored by the Greater Smithfield-Selma Area Chamber of Commerce. The guest speaker was … more
MICRO — Citing a lack of support from the Micro Town Council, Police Chief Donna Greene unexpectedly resigned on Jan. 11. Greene’s resignation came following a disagreement with the board … more
SELMA — Police Chief Billy Thomas said no charges have been filed in a collision between two fuel transport trucks that occurred near the intersection of U.S. 301 and U.S. 70 around 5:20 a.m. April … more
GOLDSBORO — Authorities seized meth, marijuana and an AK-47 pistol following a Friday traffic stop near the Wayne-Johnston county line. A Wayne County woman and two Virginia men were arrested … more
PRINCETON — The Betty Massey Circle and the youth at Hephzibah Baptist Church … more
SMITHFIELD — Three outgoing Johnston County commissioners were honored during the Nov. 5 board meeting. District 5 Commissioner Cookie Pope, who decided not to seek re-election, has served on … more
KENLY — Miss North Johnston 2019 will be crowned in the school gym during a ceremony at halftime of the boys varsity basketball game against Wilson Beddingfield on Friday. Those selected to … more
KENLY — Diane Kirby was named Kiwanian of the Year during the Kenly Kiwanis Club’s annual banquet on Oct. 11. Kirby was recognized for her leadership in providing programs for the club each … 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 — Johnston Community College Board of Trustees Chairman Lyn Austin has received this year’s I.E. Ready Award. The award is given annually by the State Board of Community Colleges to … more
There are two Veterans Day services planned this week and early next week in Johnston County. Both ceremonies honor the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. On Saturday, Nov. 10, the … more
PRINCETON — Changing Hearts, 102 Holt’s Pond Road, will have a truckload of free food to be given away … more
SELMA — The last day to buy engraved bricks as part of the fundraising campaign for the Selma Civic Center now under construction will be Thursday, Feb. 28. Bricks can be purchased at Town Hall … more
SMITHFIELD — The Greater Smithfield-Selma Area Chamber’s Women’s Business Network will celebrate professional leadership on Thursday at its inaugural Athena Leadership Award Luncheon. The … more
SMITHFIELD — Two longtime Johnston County school board members bid emotional farewells at the Nov. 13 school board meeting. Vice Chairwoman Dorothy Johnson served 24 years as a school board … more
SMITHFIELD — The Johnston County Department of Social Services will accept applications for the Low Income Energy Assistance Program beginning Dec. 3 and continue through March 31, 2019 or until … more
A workweek warmup is in store for the greater Wilson area, but a high-pressure system on its way Friday should make for a chilly weekend. Under mostly sunny skies, Tuesday's high temperature will … more
SMITHFIELD — Friday is the last day parents can weigh in on a proposed grading system for kindergarten through fifth grade that would replace traditional letter grades in the 2019-20 school year. … more
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