The maiden voyage of the Mondo Roots Cultural Arts and Music Festival will set sail Saturday in downtown Clayton. The event replaces the long-running Millstock arts festival and looks to shake things up with different forms of art and music.
A Memorial Day observance is scheduled for 11 a.m. Monday, May 30, at the Johnston County Courthouse on Market Street in downtown Smithfield. Sherill Stevens of Selma, a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, will speak.
Wake County sheriff's deputies Wednesday filed multiple charges related to methamphetamine and other drugs against a woman who was convicted in February of drug felonies in Johnston County and a man who was release from prison in April after being convicted in Johnston of meth-related charges.
When the Princeton softball team takes on North Stanly this weekend in the N.C. High School Athletic Association 1A softball state championship series, it will be the closest the program has come to winning the title since advancing to the final four in 2011.
With their red, white and blue uniforms and Captain America logo, the Garner Nationals have been superheroes on the American Legion Baseball scene over the past trio of campaigns — and don’t intend to let up any time soon.