I-95 has a lane closed in each direction near Smithfield on Thursday, June 29, 2017, while engineers inspect a bridge that was hit the evening before.
Benson, NC, police Monday, June 26, 2017, identified a man found shot dead as Jason Rivera and said they have charged a Wilson County man with murder.
Bridgette Morgan Smith is being held in Jacksonville, FL, on a charge from Smithfield, NC, police of hiding the deaths of two babies found under a house.
2 people died Wednesday, June 21, 2017, when a car they were in on Crantock Road, near Smithfield, NC, crashed and burned, the State Highway Patrol said.
High School Sports
The GNRC has announced its all-conference lists and player and coach of the year awards in baseball, softball, girls soccer, boys lacrosse, boys tennis, boys golf and track and field.
The Corinth Holders Pirates played the Weddington Warriors in the N.C. High School Athletic Association 3A girls soccer championship on May 27, 2017.