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This tract on the west side of Smithfield will become home to an industrial park.

Smithfield backs industrial park

By Scott Bolejack
| January 15, 2021

SMITHFIELD — The Town Council last week cleared the way for an industrial park on the west side of t...

The Town of Smithfield will install this water meter in West Smithfield.

Town to replace water meters in West Smithfield

From staff reports
| January 15, 2021

SMITHFIELD — The town on Jan. 19 will begin changing out water meters in West Smithfield. During the...

The Moderna COVID-19 vaccine vial has 10 doses that must be used within six hours after being opened.

In vaccine rollout, 2 numbers important to remember

From staff reports
| January 15, 2021

As the Johnston County Health Department rolls out its COVID-19 doses, remember these two numbers: 1...

Johnston enjoys one of the lower jobless rates among its neighbors.

Johnston’s jobless rate ticks up

By Taylor Heeden
| January 15, 2021

Johnston County’s jobless rate climbed to 5.3% in November from 5.2% in October, the N.C. Employment...

UNC Health is offering the COVID-19 vaccine by appointment only at the Johnston Medical Mall in Smithfield.

UNC Health offering vaccine in Smithfield

From staff reports
| January 14, 2021

SMITHFIELD — UNC Health has begun offering the COVID-19 vaccine to adults 75 and older. Those are th...

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