Selma North Carolina police arrested a Garner woman for animal cruelty for tying a puppy to a truck bumper and dragging it through a parking lot. Her charges include a DWI for a .347 blood alcohol level and threatening officers and EMS.
Alcohol sales before noon on Sundays could come soon to rural Johnston County. Commissioners will hold a hearing Monday, July 9, 2018, on allowing sales as early as 10 a.m. Sundays in unincorporated areas.
Two of our three local cooks competing on "MasterChef" appeared in Wednesday night's season premiere (Jody Rhodes of Four Oaks / Benson and Hope McFarland of Clayton). Juni Cuevas of Raleigh is on June 6. Did they get aprons? Results of May 30 show.
The four spellers from the Triangle area didn't qualify for the finals of the 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee. Only one North Carolinian, Eva Vega of Union County, is among the 41 spellers in the nationally televised finals.
Three home cooks from the Triangle will compete in season premiere of "MasterChef" on Fox. Hope McFarland of Clayton, Jody Rhodes of Four Oaks and Juni Cuevas of Raleigh. The format changes this season: judges will each guide teams through the competition.
Johnston County voters thought they had narrowed their school board field to six candidates from eight. But the May 8, 2018, primary wasn't necessary, so now, all eight candidates will advance to the November elections.