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GREENVILLE — President Donald Trump continued his feud with four progressive congresswomen while drawing a stark contrast between himself and his Democratic detractors Wednesday evening. Trump … more
Scorching temperatures in the mid-90s and heat indexes topping out at 106 degrees are in store for the greater Wilson area through Sunday, Al Thomas explains in this week's installment of The Wilson … more
CLAYTON— Johnston County sheriff’s detectives are seeking two of three suspects in the shooting death of a 15-year-old Clayton youth. Deputies were dispatched to a shooting at 103 Blackthorne … more
SMITHFIELD — A 28-year-old woman found dead outside her Smithfield home on July 2 was fatally stabbed, police confirmed last week. “With the assistance of the North Carolina Medical … more
SMITHFIELD— The Dollar General Literacy Foundation has awarded Johnston Community College a $10,000 grant to support adult literacy. This local grant award is part of more than $8.3 million in … more
YOUNGSVILLE — Town officials estimated The Wake Weekly would have to pay a fee of about $70,000 before the town could comply with a public records request the paper made this month. Legal … more
KENLY — For the past year, contractors have worked to replace the Truckstop Road bridge that crosses Interstate 95 at Exit 106 without having to detour traffic off the busy highway. Crews will … more
SMITHFIELD — Students from the Innovation Academy at South Campus will travel to Rome to see Pope Francis and report on their community service projects at an international summit in … more
SMITHFIELD —With less than a week to go, candidates are making their way to the Johnston County Board of Elections office to file for the Nov. 5 municipal election. Filing ends at noon on … more
KENLY — Brice Godwin and Hunter Hodge, both 2019 graduates of North Johnston High School, have each been awarded a $1,000 Future Farmers of America/Built Ford Tough Scholarship from Kenly Ford and … more
SMITHFIELD — Oliver Johnson of Smithfield is the newest member of the Johnston Community College Board of Trustees. A retired Johnston County Public Schools assistant superintendent and current … more
SMITHFIELD — By a 3-2 vote, the Smithfield Town Council narrowly approved a revised food truck ordinance that lifts some restrictions on where the trucks can operate. Councilmen Ashley Emery, … more
A state medical examiner couldn’t determine how a 71-year-old Johnston County woman died after her body was discovered in a shallow grave behind a Wilson home in December. Kathy Thomas had been … more
SELMA — Town residents may notice smoke rising from out of the ground, sidewalks, cleanouts and streets beginning Monday, but officials say the smoke is harmless and people should not be … more
GOLDSBORO — Sheriff’s deputies say they approached a car stopped in the middle of the road and found a Johnston County man “grossly impaired” on alcohol and drugs behind the wheel. … more
With consistent daytime highs in the low 90s and a heat index hovering around 100 degrees through Wednesday, the only variable in the greater Wilson area's forecast is rain, Al Thomas explains in … more
SELMA — Flooding from Thursday storms has caused the Rudy Theatre to cancel country music artist Ronnie McDowell's Friday concert, the Triangle East Chamber of Commerce has … more
A state medical examiner couldn’t determine how a 71-year-old woman died after her body was discovered in a shallow grave behind a Wilson home in December. Kathy Thomas had been missing since … more
A midweek break from high humidity is in store for the greater Wilson area, but a warm front will have us sweating once again, Al Thomas explains in this week's installment of The Wilson Times … more
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