Johnston County

Daughtry reflects on long career as state lawmaker

On the walls of the waiting area in Leo Daughtry’s law practice hang a collection of accolades received over more than two decades in North Carolina’s General Assembly. But on the walls just outside his office, Daughtry keeps perspective: political cartoons of him lording over the House as majority leader and an Indy Week cover story pleading with him not to doom the state.

Johnston County

Winter storm topped Fran, Floyd

Johnston County 911 answered 1,100 calls during the worst eight hours of last month’s ice storm

Many residents called 911 to ask about their electricity, which county 911 director Jason Barbour called a misuse of the system