Governor Pat McCrory announced today that thousands of households in an 18-county area slammed earlier this month by Hurricane Matthew may be eligible to receive Disaster Food and Nutrition Service benefits, following approval this morning of a request from the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services for assistance to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Gov. Pat McCrory has announced a plan to help eastern North Carolina recover from Hurricane Matthew.
Rep. David Rouzer met with leaders of towns impacted by the Hurricane to get an idea of the aftermath they're dealing with and what these places need in order to recover.
Flood waters from Hurricane Matthew not only drove hundreds of families from their homes in the Cape Fear region. They also forced insects, rodents and snakes from their natural surroundings as well.
More than a week after Hurricane Matthew, drivers can finally make it all the way through Columbus County on US 74.
The town of Fair Bluff is continuing to pick up the pieces following Hurricane Matthew.
Mott was happy to report Penelope is doing okay, but heart broken to find his bulldog Enzo did not survive.
"Having a boat like this available to me, I just felt like it was the right thing to do to try to help them."
Sections of Water Street and Front Street were closed in Wilmington on Monday due to flooding.
An organization that aims to support women all over the country is trying to lend a hand to the areas hit hard by flooding in Southeastern North Carolina.