December 01, 2016

Gov. Pat McCrory convened his Hurricane Matthew Recovery Committee on Wednesday morning in Greenville, where he announced Pitt is among other counties that will receive additional temporary shelter assistance from the federal government.

In some other counties, that may mean manufacturing housing…

Matthew recovery ongoing in Pitt

November 13, 2016

Piles of soaked insulation, broken tables and chairs and waterlogged mattresses piled alongside of Stokes Road northeast of Greenville remained visible reminders last week that many Pitt County residents are still trying to recover from the effects of Hurricane Matthew.

So are more than 200 yellow…

Hurricane Matthew victims vent at FEMA meeting

November 08, 2016

Don’t wait to register with FEMA, and if you get a denial letter, keep going back to find out why.

On Monday night, Pitt County officials, state and FEMA officials held a meeting at the Boys and Girls Club on Belvoir Road to help people who were impacted by Hurricane Matthew and the…

10th Street post office close to reopening

October 27, 2016

The U.S. Post Office on East 10th Street, which was flooded during Hurricane Matthew, opened its doors to customers Wednesday, but only so they could pick up their mail and packages in the lobby area of the facility.

The counter area, where people buy stamps, send packages or do other business with…