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6 hrs ago | WRAL.com
"I had never seen a child with more injuries. I had never seen a human being with more injuries than I did on Teghan's body," said Dr. Richard Barbaro, who has specialized in the field of forensic odontology for 30 years.
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11 hrs ago | The Smithfield Herald
A new computer system at the Johnston County Department of Social Services is causing longer waits for Medicaid recipients and costing the county overtime dollars.
15 hrs ago | News Observer
From the chase, Trooper J.L. Thorpe charged Pruitt with felony fleeing to elude for what Thorpe said was racing away off on his Honda CBR motorcycle when Thorpe tried to pull him over for speeding.
The Vance County school board at its meeting Monday night could approve alternative assessments for third-graders to demonstrate reading proficiency.
The Benson Chamber of Commerce is seeking craft and food vendors for the fifth annual Classic Antique Tractor Show, which will take place April 11-12 at the Chamber Park and Arena, 355 J. Lee Road, Benson.
Don Rains, mayor of Princeton, has filed for the N.C. Senate. The Democrat will seek the District 10 seat, which represents Duplin, Johnston and Sampson counties.
RTP's chief executive, Bob Geolas, visited Johnston County Commissioners on Monday.
The National Weather Service's Raleigh Forecast Office said Wake County averaged anywhere from a quarter-inch to a half-inch of slippery precipitation.
Bizzell died March 2 on her way to church. State troopers are still trying to figure out why her car went off of N.C. 96 and wound up overturned in a small stream.
Johnston County prosecutors say Jonathan Douglas Richardson - the boyfriend of Teghan's mother - tormented, tortured and terrorized the little girl for 10 days in July 2010 in a shed behind the Smithfield home of his grandparents while her mother was away attending training for the Army Reserves.
CenturyLink Internet and telephone services were temporarily interrupted in Kenly and other areas of Johnston County for approximately one hour just prior to 12:00 noon on Wed.
Jessica Coats survived a horrific crash, and is recovering at WakeMed, but her boyfriend, 24-year-old Lucas Currin, did not.
A race for the Johnston County Sheriff's office may emerge if a Kenly man can gather enough names on a petition to put his name on the November General Election ballot.