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Hurricane Florence lashed Wilson County with torrential rain and high winds as the storm made landfall near Wilmington on Friday, but local damage was largely confined to some downed trees and power lines. Officials are monitoring river, creek and lake levels as Florence continues its sweep through the Carolinas.
When Hurricane Florence slams into the Twin Counties later this week, everyone should be prepared to be on their own for at least three days, local emergency officials said Tuesday.
"Hurricane Florence is a life-threatening storm," said Brent Fisher, assistant director of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Management for Nash County Emergency Services.
State officials voted Friday to fight a federal subpoena targeting voter records throughout eastern North Carolina, including those in Wilson and Nash counties.
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) - Congressman G.K. Butterfield stopped at Greenville City Hall Wednesday for a community dialogue.
He joined a panel of several Pitt County students to talk about a wide range of topics.
Topics of discussion included school shootings, immigration, mental health and the Trump administration.
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) - Construction is complete for the G.K. Butterfield Transportation Center in Greenville.
There was a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday at the location on Pitt Street.
Dozens of city and state leaders attended.
The transfer center will serve as a hub for local and regional transportation.
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) - Commutes are expected to get a lot easier, as a new transportation center has opened in the east Wednesday at 600 South Pitt St.
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The Douglas Block is a shining example of redevelopment done right, according to a congressman who toured downtown Rocky Mount.
U.S. Rep. G. K. Butterfield, D-1st District, continued his regional Jobs First Small Business Tour on Thursday in Rocky Mount. Beginning at Nancy’s Creation Hair Salon, Butterfield toured downtown.
ROCKY MOUNT — The Douglas Block is a shining example of redevelopment done right, according to a congressman who toured downtown Rocky Mount on Thursday.
U.S. Rep. G.K. Butterfield, D-1st District, was continuing his regional Jobs First Small Business Tour.