JoCo News Roundup

A daily collection of local and regional news, information and features from across Johnston County and NC

Johnston County Headlines
  • JoCo school district might use armed volunteers on campuses +

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  • 7 unauthorized people walk into West Johnston, prompt lockdown +

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  • Group wants Johnston County officials to push feds on torture reports +

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  • Armed with incentives, I-95 mainstay plots Johnston County expansion +

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  • Clayton Police & Johnston County Public Schools Stand Against School Threats +

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  • Johnston County teacher lives Olympic-sized dream in South Korea +

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  • School bus involved in serious wreck near West Johnston High School +

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  • Families struggle for answers as dog thefts rise in NC +

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  • JCC President Asks Commissioners for $25 Million in Next County Bond +

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  • Novo Nordisk plans $65M expansion in Johnston County +

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  • Rezoning for Regional Wastewater Pretreatment Facility +

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  • 17-Lot Subdivision near U.S. 70 Bypass (Coopers Meadow) +

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  • New roundabout coming to rural Johnston County +

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  • Atlantic Coast Pipeline Unlikely to Bring Economic Development to Three Eastern North Carolina counties, Report Finds +

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  • Board of Education approves waiving missed days +

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  • Here’s how your child’s school district ranks in North Carolina and the country +

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  • Families learn if kids won spot in 2nd Johnston County charter school +

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  • Former deputy announces bid for Johnston County sheriff +

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  • Johnston County adapting to recent explosive growth +

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Johnston County Feature Stories

Johnston County BBQ, for You, and You, and You

The history of BBQ in the South is an old one, and it runs just as deep as the line...

The 2018 Official Johnston County Visitors Guide is Here

Even in this digital age, one of the vestiges of bygone days that people still cling to are brochures. Travelers...

Southeast Tourism Society Selects 301 Endless Yard Sale as an...

The Southeast Tourism Society has named the 301 Endless Yard Sale one of the STS Top 20 Events in the...

Mad Mule Pro Mod Shootout at GALOT Motorsports Park

Just how fast is 200 miles per hour? A skydiver, cutting through the clouds, can reach speeds of up to...
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North Carolina News Summary

Meetings Set on Volkswagen Settlement

RALEIGH -- The N.C. Department of Environmental Quality will hold...

State Holding Drone Workshop

NAGS HEAD – The N.C. Department of ...

'She was very much trusted:' Vet feels betrayed by animal...

An employee of Clayton Animal Hospital was arrested Tuesday on...

Person in custody after second Henderson shooting in 24 hours

A person was in custody Wednesday night following the second...

Raleigh police arrest mom after Facebook video shows baby smoking...

Raleigh police on Wednesday arrested a woman and removed her...

Man arrested after firing gun from moving vehicle in Moore...

One person was arrested following a road rage incident Wednesday...

Homicide detectives investigating shooting death at Cumberland County home

The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a person...

Lawmakers weigh options on making NC schools safer

Five weeks after a shooting at a Florida high school...

Most speakers oppose moving Confederate monuments

Despite the occasional "traitor" or "communist" or "human debris," a...

'Something for everyone:' Raleigh residents weigh in on future of...

With first-phase construction still at least five years away, people...