Smithfield , N.C. — A Zebulon man wept Thursday as he pleaded guilty to killing four spectators two years ago during a drag race in Johnston County. Jimmy Pearce II, 39, of 11557D N.C. Highway 39, was sentenced to 3½ to 6 years in prison after...
3/16/2017
SMITHFIELD , N.C. (WNCN) — The Johnston County Board of Education has voted to end year-round school at South Smithfield and West Smithfield elementary schools, the two schools that currently offer the schedule. RELATED: Johnston County weighs ...and...
3/14/2017
Daily Press Smithfield has accepted a bid for the Joseph Luter Jr. Sports Complex concession building that is roughly $200,000 more than the town had hoped to spend. The Town Council accepted a $637,100 bid from A. R. Chesson, a North Carolina -based...
3/12/2017
myfox8.com SMITHFIELD , N.C. — A North Carolina church youth coordinator is accused of raping an underage church member in an elementary school parking lot, WTVD reports. Michael Todd Jansco, 24, has been charged with statutory rape and removed from...
2/28/2017
Triad City Beat It was 2007, and the UNCG film professor had just finished playing out his latest documentary: Wild Caught: The Life and Struggles of an American Fishing Town, a story of four fishing families in and around Sneads Ferry, on the North...
2/22/2017