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Tech school moves from SSS to Clayton

The Johnston County Career and Technical Academy will be a new Early College-model school on the campus of Clayton High School

But the state has denied Johnston funding for the new school

The first class will have 85 freshmen studying nursing, medical assistance and computer networking

Johnston County

Endless Yard Sale hawks treasures

Do you need matching golden peacock statues? A magnifying glass with a lapis lazuli handle? A faux chocolate and strawberry cake under glass? How about a bejeweled Sudanese fez? Or maybe a set of foxy salt and pepper shakers?

News-Star: Opinion

How can we boost economic growth?

Politicians of all parties and persuasions have one thing in common on this year’s campaign trail: All are talking about economic growth. Actually, they’re talking about the lack of robust economic growth and about solutions for making the economy stronger.

Outdoors

Local boat, angler reel in a Big Rock winner

The Clayton-based boat Ashley Lauren landed a 621.4-pound blue marlin during the second day of the 58th annual Big Rock Blue Marlin tournament in Morehead City, and it held up through the rest of the week, earning the crew of mostly Clayton and Garner residents the title and a $662,995 pay day.

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See Johnston County chainsaw artist Corey Lancaster in action

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Scotty McCreery sings with Timber Drive Elementary chorus in Garner

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State cracks down on boaters under the influence

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Corinth Holders girls coach on value of making playoffs

Corinth Holders girls basketball coach Brandy Smith finds that just making the playoffs was a worthwhile experience for her players, especially those coming back next fall.
Elliott Warnock ewarnock@newsobserver.com
Corinth Holders girls coach on value of making playoffs 0:45

Corinth Holders girls coach on value of making playoffs

Cold, wet kitten rescued from storm drain in Clayton 2:18

Cold, wet kitten rescued from storm drain in Clayton

Corinth Holders coach on message to his players after playoff loss 0:34

Corinth Holders coach on message to his players after playoff loss

Novo Nordisk Announces Expansion in Johnston County 1:27

Novo Nordisk Announces Expansion in Johnston County