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News in Johnston County, North Carolina

Boil water advisory lifted in Johnston Co.
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 04:55:34 -0700

The Johnston County Department of Utilities lifted a boil water advisory Thursday morning for the Ingrams and Meadow water districts.

9 hurt in Johnston County multi-vehicle crash
Tue, 14 Oct 2014 15:50:29 -0700

five-vehicle wreck in Johnston County sent nine people to the hospital Tuesday afternoon, according to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol.

Corinth Holders comes out in big numbers for WNCN Blitz
Sat, 01 Nov 2014 00:02:49 -0700

The WNCN Blitz team rolled into Corinth Holders High School Friday as the popular morning pep rally continued.

New charges unlikely following Wainstein investigation, lawyer says
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:41:50 -0700

A legal expert said the nine staffers at the University of North Carolina that were disciplined or terminated as a result of Kenneth Wainstein's investigation acted unethically but not necessarily illegally.

Original Constitution Signature Page in Fayetteville Nov 1- Dec 14
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:40:45 -0700

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -- In 1788 at a convention in Hillsborough, North Carolina delegates declined to ratify the United States Constitution, suggesting amendments and calling for a Bill of Rights. In 1789, ...

W. Johnston High student charged with sex offenses with child
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 21:25:08 -0700

A West Johnston High School student was arrested Friday, accused of inappropriately touching a 9-year-old girl.

Miss Clayton to give pageant queens shot at state, national competitions
Fri, 03 Oct 2014 04:33:08 -0700

Local pageant queens hoping to compete for the Miss America crown have a new gateway to qualify for the state and national competitions. Click to Continue »

NC insurers press for higher homeowner rates
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:00:05 -0700

North Carolina's insurance commissioner on Monday began deciding whether to allow homeowners' coverage costs to rise by as much as 35 percent even as more insurers demand even higher rates in agreements ...

Gay couples marry in Johnston
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 05:48:09 -0700

Gay marriage became legal in North Carolina just after 5:30 p.m. Oct. 10, when Judge Max Cogburn issued a ruling deeming the state’s ban on gay marriage unconstitutional. As of… Click to Continue »

NC insurers press for higher homeowners rates
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:52:32 -0700

Published: Monday, October 20, 2014 at 04:47 PM. RALEIGH — North Carolina's insurance commissioner on Monday began deciding whether to allow homeowner's coverage costs to rise by as much as 35 percent even as more insurers demand even higher rates in agreements with customers.