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Stamp Out Hunger food drive a success

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Monday, May 28, 2018

The 26th anniversary of the National Association of Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive was held on May 12, with 16,512 pounds of food donated by the residents and businesses of Greenville.

The majority of food was collected during the letter carriers’ regular mail delivery routes. Included in the collection was 2,562 pounds of food products provided by Food Lion FEEDS’ stop hunger initiative.

All collected food products will be distributed by the Greenville Branch of the Food Bank of Central & Eastern NC to families and individuals experiencing food insecurity.

In the last five years, letter carrier members of NALC Branch 1729 and the National Rural Letter Carriers’ Association have collected 82,403 pounds of food for people experiencing food insecurity living in the Greenville-Pitt County region.

Although food insecurity — not having access to enough food for an active, healthy life — affects people of all ages, this month there is a regional emphasis on seniors, who are particularly vulnerable because they have unique nutritional needs related to aging and medical conditions, and often have limited income and out-of-pocket medical expenses.

The Food Bank CENC realizes that thousands of senior citizens living at or below the poverty level must choose between buying food and paying for their prescription medications.

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October 15, 2018

The following civil lawsuits were filed Aug. 17-27 in Pitt County:

■ Barclays Bank Delaware v. Rachel Eileen Ramirez, collection on account, 18CVD 2327, Aug. 17, 2018.

■ Patrick L. Ghere v. Rashid Mahmood, motor vehicle negligence, 18CVS 2349, Aug. 21, 2018.

■ Synchrony Bank v. Joyce…

October 15, 2018

GREENVILLE

The City of Greenville Inspections Department issued the following permits for Oct. 2-Oct. 8:

■ Fred Webb, 210 Airport Road, storage/accessory, $0.

■ Caroline Johnson, 610 Kings Road, new single-family residential, $706,200.

■ Elks & Associates LLC, 1800 Cambria Drive,…

October 15, 2018

The following new corporations in Pitt and neighboring counties filed Oct. 4-10 with the N.C. Secretary of State’s office:

■ All Out Professionals LLC, agent Antonio M. Bunn, 110 E. Arlington Blvd., Ste. N, Greenville.

■ Allmon Jackson Quick Family Reunion Inc., nonprofit, agent…

October 15, 2018

The following deeds of trust were recorded with the Pitt County Registrar of Deeds from Oct. 4-10:

■ Jay P. Buckingham, Coleen A. Buckingham to Northpointe Bank $200,000

■ Chelsie D. Hopkins, Roy P. Hopkins to Cardinal Financial Company LP $174,679

■ Daniel T. Futrell Jr., Amy B.…

October 15, 2018

The following deeds were recorded with the Pitt County Register of Deeds from Oct. 4-10. Each $2 in revenue stamps is equal to $1,000 in valuation. ( * No fee required)

■ Ronald E. Bull to Josephine L. Bull: Lot 10, Marva Villa subdivision, Section 2 $24

■ Chelsea D. Hopkins (f/k/a…

October 15, 2018

Nurse practitioners join Palliative Care service

Shauna M. Everett and Barbara J. Connold, nurse practitioners, have joined the Palliative Care service at Vidant Medical Center and at the Service League of Greenville Inpatient Hospice.

Palliative care is specialized medical care for people with a…

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October 15, 2018

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) are working to assist businesses, homeowners and renters in applying for an SBA low-interest disaster loan and recovering from the aftermath of Hurricane Florence.

SBA’s customer service representatives continue to operate at temporary…

October 15, 2018

Greenville residents will be able to experience workouts at the first Orangetheory Fitness studio in the area, slated to open this December.

The studio provides science-based, technology-tracked and coach-inspired workouts designed to produce results. The small group, total-body fitness classes are…

October 15, 2018

Youth organizations in Pitt County can earn up to $1,000 through U.S. Cellular’s Community Connections program.

Now in its fourth year, Community Connections provides sponsorship support to help youth groups pay for uniforms, equipment, travel and other group expenses. Since the program…

October 15, 2018

A couple of Greenville residents have opened a new pawn shop in Tarboro.

Business partners Kevin Gray, 37, and Karl Dickerson, 44, recently started Tarboro Pawn in an 1,800-square-foot building at 2115 St. Andrews St. in front of Dollar General. The men said Greenville has a moratorium that…

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