Johnston County Newswire (Page 8)

Johnston County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Johnston County, NC. (Page 8)

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  1. STATE v. SANTIFORTRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... to WakeMed Hospital where he died three days later. On 7 March 2016, the State filed an ex parte motion in Johnston County Superior Court pursuant to N.C. Gen. Stat. A 160A-168 seeking the production of Santifort's personnel records from four North ...

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  2. Meth on rise here once again -Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | The Sampson Independent

    ... We just haven't discovered them yet. But we will. I go back to what my good friend Sheriff Steve Bizzell of Johnston County always says, 'if you're cooking, we're looking.'" And they are looking, the sheriff stressed. "Every day. We don't rest, and ...

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  3. "In God We Trust" was added to the Johnston County Courthouse in Smithfield recently.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | HeraldSun.com

    A new message went up in the Johnston County Courthouse this week, gleaming golden letters on a prominent interior transom proclaiming, "IN GOD WE TRUST." The phrase was installed Wednesday at the request of a private North Carolina-based group called the US Motto Action Committee, launched in 2002 to encourage city and county governments to add the national motto to public buildings.

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  4. Thieves cut catalytic converters from Johnston church vansRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2017 | WRAL.com

    ... prohibits a scrap metal yard from buying standalone catalytic converters, said Capt. Jeff Caldwell of the Johnston County Sheriff's Office. His detectives have been checking with salvage yards in the area, but he said they have not identified any ...

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  5. 'She Chose to Treat Them Like Trash.' Woman Pleads Guilty...Read the original story

    Dec 9, 2017 | Yahoo!

    ... sts that they were alive at birth. "This defendant showed an utter disregard for the lives of her children," Johnston County District Attorney Susan Doyle said during Smith's court appearance on Thursday. "She chose to treat them like trash."

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  6. Thousands of NC students arena t vaccinated a " all because of this easy exemptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | HeraldSun.com

    ... who volunteers with People Advocating Vaccine Education, a Charlotte-based nonprofit. From her home in Johnston County, Caldwell shares information with parents trying to decide whether to have their children injected with the 23 doses of vaccines ...

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  7. 'She Chose to Treat Them Like Trash.' Woman Pleads Guilty to Hiding Her Dead Babies Under a HouseRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2017 | Time

    ... sts that they were alive at birth. "This defendant showed an utter disregard for the lives of her children," Johnston County District Attorney Susan Doyle said during Smith's court appearance on Thursday. "She chose to treat them like trash."

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  8. Jones mixes artistic and scientific interests at UMORead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | The Sampson Independent

    ... and creating art with her adopted mother, Judy Boyette, a retired art teacher and the president of the Johnston County Arts Council. The same curiosity that fostered Jones's love of art also spurred her passion for the scientific world. She and her ...

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  9. Carolina Roofing and Gutters Continues to Receive A-Customer Reviews...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | 24-7 Press Release

    Carolina Roofing and Gutters LLC continues to receive great customer reviews for their excellent work and service. Carolina Roofing and Gutters is a full service roofing and guttering company in Wake and Johnston counties all the way to Greenville.

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  10. North Carolina mum pleads guilty to hiding bodies in bagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... Jacksonville, Florida in June and extradited back to North Carolina, where she was then charged and sent to Johnston County Jail on a $30,000 bond. As part of her guilty plea, Smith will be sentenced to six to eight months in jail for each count, ...

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  11. Woman accused of hiding infant remains pleads guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | WSOCTV

    ... felony charges of concealing the death of a child 14 months after the remains were discovered in trash bags. Johnston County District Attorney Susan Doyle said DNA evidence showed that both infants were related to Smith and that Smith's mother said ...

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  12. Neuse River Restored for Six Miles in RaleighRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    RALEIGH, N.C: Raleigh-based Restoration Systems announces the Milburnie Dam is removed and 6.2 miles of the Neuse River in the City of Raleigh is restored to a free-flowing waterway. Over the last two weeks, the portion of the 625' long, 15' high structure damming the Neuse has been eliminated to reveal a fine set of new rapids not seen since before the American Revolution and the founding of Raleigh.

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  13. Public meeting on the project to upgrade to U.S. 70 West to interstate standards is todayRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2017 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    A public meeting will be held today from 4 to 7 p.m. about a $130.5 million project to upgrade U.S. 70 West to interstate standards. The 6.7-mile section of U.S. 70 that would be improved is located between the U.S. 70 Goldsboro Bypass in Wayne County and west of Pondfield Road in Johnston County.

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  14. An N.C. Company Played a Big Role in the Bush Administration's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | Independent Weekly

    Christina Cowger leads an N.C. Stop Torture Now demonstration at Johnston County Airport in January 2013. The picture she's holding is of Britel.

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  15. Guant namo detainee to speak at Raleigh hearings on NC role in CIA tortureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | HeraldSun.com

    Christine Cowger, front-left, and Allyson Caison, front-right, in front of Aero Contractors, a company based in Johnston County, in 2013 were trying to raise awareness of rendition flights and the torture of terrorism suspects. Christine Cowger, front-left, and Allyson Caison, front-right, in front of Aero Contractors, a company based in Johnston County, in 2013 were trying to raise awareness of rendition flights and the torture of terrorism suspects.

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  16. Open house to look at U.S. 70 projectRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2017 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    ... that would be improved is between the U.S. 70 Goldsboro Bypass in Wayne County and west of Pondfield Road in Johnston County. During the Nov. 15 meeting of the Wayne County Transportation Committee, Jiles Harrell, N.C. Department of Transportation ...

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  17. Why this undefeated small-town football team has long been the center of its communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2017 | HeraldSun.com

    ... the Clayton High Comets and the Cleveland High Rams played in Clayton, N.C. on Friday, November 17, 2017. Johnston County's largest town has almost tripled in size since the turn of the century, but high school football is still the Friday meeting ...

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  18. NC Fire Chief Charged with FraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2017 | FireHouse.com

    Nov. 18--FOUR OAKS -- Sheriff's deputies say a volunteer fire chief swindled more than $14,000 from his rural Johnston County fire department by submitting phony invoices. Blackmon's Crossroads Fire Chief Kenan Kearney of Thompson Road south of Four Oaks was arrested Thursday, according to Capt.

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  19. Four Oaks resident killed in early morning fire, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | WRAL.com

    - Authorities were investigating after a Johnston County resident was found dead early Friday in a residence that had caught on fire. Officials declined to identify the victim, who was found when firefighters were called to the home around 5 a.m. ...

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  20. UMO celebrates founding, presents awards -Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | The Sampson Independent

    ... Founders Day Worship Service on Wednesday. The guest speaker was Dianne Brown Riley-Gray. Gray, a native of Johnston County, worked at the University of Mount Olive for 38 years before accepting a position as Director of Church Ministry at the Free ...

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