Johnston County Newswire (Page 5)

Johnston County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Johnston County, NC. (Page 5)

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  1. Wilmington man sentenced in Waffle House robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... Safety website, Rodgers currently is serving a sentence of between 23 and 40 months for attempted larceny in Johnston County. After serving that sentence, Rodgers will face another 25 to 39 months for a common law robbery conviction in Sampson ...

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  2. Loushonda Myers Tyre Myers Dameon Myers v. Sheriff Steve Bizzell...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | FindLaw

    ... Plaintiffs, v. SHERIFF STEVE BIZZELL, individually and in his official capacity as an employee with the Johnston County Sheriff's Office; CAPTAIN A.C. FISH, individually and in his official capacity as an employee with the Johnston County Sheriff's ...

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  3. Man ejected from truck, killed in Johnston County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | WRAL.com

    Authorities said James Edwards Jr., 58, of Selma was traveling south on Pine Level Road when he drove off the road and hit a ditch, causing the vehicle to overturn.

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  4. New Details: Murder suspect arrested in New Hanover CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office arrested a man Thursday afternoon wanted in connection to the murder of a store clerk in Johnston County back in October. Julien Antonio Allen, 19, was taken into custody at around noon in the 300 block of Governors Road and booked into the New Hanover County Jail for the following charges: Allen, along with Darius Dontae McCalston, 28, Omari Alexander Smith, 23, and Grecia Montes, 20, are charged with the fatal shooting of Esmail Al-Shami at the Shop-N-Go convenience store in Zebulon on Oct. 27. A second employee, Ricky Lynch, was also shot during the armed robbery but survived.

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  5. Two charged in death during Johnston County robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | Burlington Times News

    Two men being held in the Wake County jail have now been charged with murder in a robbery at a convenience store in Johnston County earlier this year. Johnston County sheriff's spokeswoman Tammy Amaon said in a news release Thursday that 23-year-old Omari Alexander Smith and 28-year-old Darius Dontae Mccalston, both of Raleigh, have been charged with murder.

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  6. 2 men charged in death during Johnston County robberyRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2016 | WBTV

    Two men being held in the Wake County jail have now been charged with murder in a robbery at a convenience store in Johnston County earlier this year. Johnston County sheriff's spokeswoman Tammy Amaon said in a news release Thursday that 23-year-old Omari Alexander Smith and 28-year-old Darius Dontae Mccalston, both of Raleigh, have been charged with murder.

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  7. Two charged with murder in fatal shooting of Zebulon convenience store clerkRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | WRAL.com

    ... Esmai, 29, and Ricky Lynch, 51. Anyone with additional information about the incident should should call the Johnston County Sheriff's Office at 919-989-5010.

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  8. Bridges to be replaced in areaRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2016 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    Seven bridges in Johnston County and one in Wayne County will be replaced under a $7.6 million contract recently awarded to T.A. Loving Co. of Goldsboro by the N.C. Department of Transportation.

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  9. Century-old oak reborn as Portofino sculptureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Courier-Tribune

    ... tree. But for one, 2016 was the end of the line. The spot where the card house once entertained a myriad of Johnston County characters is now the site of the Portofino clubhouse, just a few steps along a stone walkway to the development's pool. The ...

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  10. Downtown Raleigh's 'Glitz and Glamour' Push Out Some Old BusinessesRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2016 | Planning

    But the warehouse on West Morgan Street that has housed Shelton's Furniture for 24 years will become rubble, making way for a new parking deck and hotel. Shelton says he can't find an affordable place to move downtown, so he's taking his business to Johnston County .

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  11. COLUMN: Cardiac nurse retires after 38 years of making a differenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... and happier than they ever expected," Watson said. Watson was born and raised on a farm in Pine Level in Johnston County, the daughter of William and Sue Peedin. She married Charles Watson in 1977 and moved 12 miles to Kenly. Watson was not the ...

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  12. Wayne roads to be in state planRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2016 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    Improvements to U.S. 70, U.S. 117 and Wayne Memorial Drive are expected to be included in the state's next draft 10-year transportation plan, which will be released in January 2017 The plan calls for upgrading U.S. 70 to freeway standards from the west end of the U.S. 70 Bypass to the Wayne-Johnston county line by eliminating at-grade intersections and driveway connections, which will improve traffic flow and safety. U.S. 117 from Lee's Country Club Road to Old Smith Chapel Road at Mount Olive would be upgraded by constructing a new connector road along U.S 117 and converting the intersections to interchanges.

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  13. North Carolina veterans get access to nurse practitionersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... the basic needs of some of its patients, including those in North Carolina. Last month, the chairman of the Johnston County commissioners, Tony Braswell, railed against the VA in his Veterans Day speech. "The Department of Veterans Affairs is ...

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  14. NC doctors, lawyers sometimes not prosecuted for criminal actsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | WRAL.com

    ... for oxycodone, codeine and hydrocodone to three patients but diverted those pills to a family member. A Johnston County doctor used another physician's name and Drug Enforcement Administration number to write prescriptions to a family member. When ...

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  15. Section of U.S. 70 dedicated to Grey BaileyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    ... and I in this healing process. From the troopers and deputies of Wayne County to all the NCDOT workers, to (Johnston County) Sheriff Steve Bizzell and everyone in the Johnston County Sheriff's Office that have been there every step of the way, I ...

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  16. GREER, Edward AkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | Franklin News-Post

    ... an engineer with NASA at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Recently, he served as guardian ad litem for Johnston County, N.C. and as an officer of the American Legion in Smithfield. A born storyteller, genealogist and writer, Edward wrote short ...

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  17. School board chairman speaks to Creedmoor Lions ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Daily Dispatch

    On Nov. 3, at a regular meeting of the Creedmoor Lions Club, Tom Houlihan was presented a certificate of appreciation from club President Mike Turner for being their guest speaker. Houlihan spoke on past progress and future challenges of schools in Southern Granville County, facility needs and the great teachers and dedicated staff.

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  18. Man charged with DWI after car struck, killed man on lawnmowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | WRAL.com

    ... ly. The driver of the car was uninjured and charged with driving while intoxicated. He was being held in the Johnston County Jail Wednesday night.

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  19. FEMA/State Disaster Recovery Centers in Johnston and Lenoir Counties to Close Dec. 2Read the original story

    Nov 30, 2016 | Federal Emergency Management Agency

    The Disaster Recovery centers in Johnston and Lenoir counties will close Friday, Dec. 2, at 6 p.m At this time, visits to the centers have decreased. Therefore, FEMA and the state will close the centers and relocate resources to other centers in the affected counties.

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  20. Deacon invests in Sampson -Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2016 | The Sampson Independent

    ... he started, the family business sold just two brands - Pontiac and Buick. Born and raised in Princeton in Johnston County, Ken Jones said his family have lived, worked and worshipped in the same community their whole lives. Their home church is ...

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