Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Purple wave: Students return to ECU

August 15, 2018

Over the next five days, more than 5,000 students are expected to move onto ECU's campus.

Fall semester classes are scheduled to begin Monday for about 28,700 students, including about 4,200 freshmen and 1,750 transfer students.

Check-in begins at 9 a.m. today for the first of 14 residence halls…

Treasurer: Reality-based management healthy for state pension fund

August 15, 2018

North Carolina’s state treasurer said last week that the state employees’ pension fund is healthier because he manages what he sees rather than what he would like to see.

The $100-billion pension fund for the North Carolina Retirement System posted overall gains of 7.3 percent for…

Texts, social media used to contact homeowners rebuilding after Matthew

August 15, 2018

North Carolina Emergency Management is using text messages and social media to reach survivors whose homes were damaged by Hurricane Matthew and who still have not applied for housing recovery assistance.

The text messages and social media posts will inform people how to call 211 to apply for state…

DMV scrambles to shorten wait times in offices

August 15, 2018

In response to longer-than expected wait times at local driver's license offices, the N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles said it's going to make a series of changes to try to provide relief to the situation, including by bringing in more personnel.

NCDMV officials, in a news release on Tuesday, said…

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