Johnston County Newswire (Page 8)

Johnston County Newswire (Page 8)

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

Results 141 - 160 of 187 in Johnston County, NC

  1. School vouchers: We need accountability before further expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    ... in his district that enrolled only 10-15 students, one longtime voucher supporter, Rep. Leo Daughtry of Johnston County, observed "the school there that I visited didn't seem to be a school that we would want to send taxpayer dollars to." The school ...


  2. Former Kenly police chief charged with child sex offensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 |

    Mangum, 44, was charged with three counts of indecent liberties with a child, two counts of first-degree sexual offense and one count of sex offense-parental role. Mangum is being held at the Johnston County Sheriff's Office under a $360,000 bond.


  3. Meth found in car after traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    Four people are being held in the Johnston County jail on felony drug charges after a broken tag light led to a traffic stop in Princeton Saturday night.


  4. Man wanted in connection with marijuana bustRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2015 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... in large scale drug cases before obtaining charges against any suspect. The sheriff said that authorities in Johnston County, NC have been assisting his office by searching for Mendez throughout the weekend. "Mendez has lived all over North Carolina ...


  5. 5 people injured in Johnston County shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2015 | WITN

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  6. New Details: Couple charged with five-county crime spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... WITN reports. Authorities say they didn't stop there, the pair are also charged with holding up a CVS in Johnston County and a Dollar General in Clinton Wednesday, and finally, robbing a Family Dollar in Burgaw Thursday. The couple reportedly got ...


  7. Couple charged with five county crime spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | WITN

    ... and girlfriend are also accused in Monday night's robbery of a Waffle House in Wilmington, a CVS holdup in Johnston County and a Dollar General robbery in Clinton that both happened on Wednesday, and finally Thursday's robbery of a Family Dollar in ...


  8. Health director tells employees: English onlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | WCTI

    The director of the Johnston County Health Department has told her staff to speak only English in the office unless they are dealing with customers who speak a foreign language or are on a break. WRAL-TV reports that Marilyn Pearson declined to comment Thursday.


  9. On demand ballots getting a test in Cleveland County; Board: With potential for low turnou...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | The Star Online

    Early voters for the 2015 election in Cleveland County will get a chance to test out a new voting system.


  10. Baby injured in Johnston County pit bull attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 |

    The Johnston County Sheriff's Office said that a one-year-old was bitten by the family's pit bull at their home at 439 Old Pebble Lane in Kenly.


  11. Raleigh one of nation's most affordable cities, say people...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Independent Weekly

    We're not sure how far OTB consumer advocacy website NerdWallet had to go to find a 3,163-square-foot house in Raleigh for $351,588-Fuquay? Garner? Johnston County?- but apparently the City of Oaks is the nation's ninth most affordable large metro in the country, according to this list. "Unlike other analyses that simply measure income against home prices and basic recurring costs, NerdWallet's report takes more comprehensive, real-world factors into account," wrote Sara Collins, a Senior Communications Analyst for the company in an email to the INDY.


  12. Woman charged in Princeton man's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2015 |

    Tina Louise Byrd, 37, was charged with first-degree murder and possession of a firearm by a felon. She was being held in the Johnston County jail without bond.


  13. Law change brings opportunity for NC distilleriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2015 |

    ... like Scott Maitland of TOPO Organic Spirits in Chapel Hill and Jeremy Norris of Broadslab Distilling in Johnston County. Now, with more than 30 distillers in the state, local spirit manufacturers have finally won some ground. "We are gonna have ...


  14. Before the General Assembly ended its long 2015 session this week, it ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... of NC PolicyWatch. The committee sidetracked the bill on a close vote after hearing Rep. Leo Daughtry of Johnston County tell of a recent visit to a voucher-assisted school in his district: "It's in a back of a church, and it has like 10 or 12 ...


  15. Johnston deputy fired after being charged with DWIRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 |

    - A Johnston County sheriff's deputy was fired Friday morning after he was charged with driving while impaired, authorities said. A Wake County sheriff's deputy arrested Eric David Hatch, 29, of Benson, after stopping him on South Dawson Street and ...


  16. A tradition of serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2015 | The Sampson Independent

    ... wanted to do." Matt's grandma Jean (Louis Sr.'s mother) was a secretary at the Highway Patrol offices in Johnston County for years. His father, after starting his career with the Smithfield Police Department in 1979, joined the Highway Patrol in May ...


  17. 4-H showmen strut their stuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2015 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... on the total marketability of the animal. The grand champion market wether was shown by Rachel Murphy from Johnston County and Jordan Carroll of Richmond County showed the reserve champion market wether. For more information about 4-H livestock, ...


  18. Outdoors column: Cane poles still get the job doneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2015 | Sun Journal

    ... crickets, she would dredge bream, bass, catfish or perch from nearly any given water body near her home in Johnston County. She often did this while other anglers, slinging lures with spinning or casting tackle, looked on empty handed. Granny, like ...


  19. How were the IECC Climate Zones maps developed?Read the original story

    Sep 2, 2015 | GreenBuildingAdvisor

    ... different entirely? My brothers' houses, 150 feet apart, are in different counties. One house is in Zone 3 (Johnston County, NC), the other in Zone 4 (Harnett County, NC). Should my Zone 3 brother be concerned that he's really experiencing Zone 4 ...


  20. The season of Deep River Brewing's Mango Wango Tango IPARead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | Independent Weekly

    ... say "I taste honey," but sweetness lingers after the bitter hops' hard bite fades. There's gold beer in Johnston County; don't let it, like the season, escape before you enjoy it. - Greg Barbera Eat This is a recurring column about great new dishes ...