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Johnston County

Events in England to honor Gardner

The late actress Ava Gardner, who lived much of her life in London, will be honored with a Blue Plaque on her longtime home. The Smithfield museum that bears her name hopes putting Gardner in the limelight will bring financial support.

Clayton News-Star

Clayton raises fee for bad checks

Clayton thought about fixing its bad-check problem by cutting out credit-card fees, which Town Hall hoped would encourage more people to pay by card than check. Instead, the town is likely going to raise its bad-check fee and institute a “two strikes and you’re cash” policy.

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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