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Charles Gay didn't ask for help, and the customers of his longtime family seafood business made it clear this wasn't a charity case. But a group of local residents decided Gay fish Company, which has operated on St. Helena Island more than 60 years, deserved to be saved after recent storm damage.
Senators Thom Tillis and Richard Burr say that the Senate's two-year budget agreement will allow North Carolina to be eligible for more than $125 million in additional federal assistance for North Carolina's long-term hurricane Matthew recovery efforts. The budget agreement provides roughly $100 million ...

Two members of a Christian ministry working to help with hurricane Matthew recovery in North Carolina were killed in a single-vehicle wreck in Robeson County on Tuesday, the N.C. Highway Patrol said. Joshiah Miller, 47, and Kevin Koder, 19, both from Hustonville, Ky., were helping North Carolina ...
He said he plans to use his big prize to repair the damage hurricane Matthew caused to his home. "The flooding damaged the floors and insulation," Felder said, according to the release. "We'll finish those repairs and fix up some other parts of the house. We'll finally be able to do those little things we've dreamed of.".
When Anthony Felder heard someone from Lumberton had recently won a large Powerball prize, he had a feeling it was his ticket. "I couldn't believe it," Felder told the NC education Lottery after he checked. The numbers on his ticket matched all five white balls that were drawn: 17-21-26-47-54. "I thought ...
KINSTON, N.C. (WNCT) - Communities around the east are still trying to put their lives back together after hurricane Matthew. Kinston community members ... hurricane Matthew's flood waters almost a year and a half ago washed out much of the foundation keeping the bridge up. Officials closed it off until ...

The insurers reiterate that the facility "suffered no physical damage as a result of hurricane Matthew," something Spirit has admitted in its own filings. But Spirit claims that, because of the storm, the company had to resort to costly and extraordinary measures to get fuselage and wing parts to Airbus on time, ...
Platts reports FPL has made an "abrupt change of plans" and will not file for storm recovery, instead launching a broad review of new changes to the tax code and its implications on hurricane costs. The current surcharge for hurricane Matthew will decline beginning in March, lowering average monthly bills ...
LUMBERTON -- 2017 was the year that folks in Lumberton spent trying to recover from 2016. That was the year of hurricane Matthew. As for what lies ahead in the new year of 2018, the people of one neighborhood want to believe it will better. They hope they can start to put Matthew behind them.
WASHINGTON - The U.S. House approved more hurricane Matthew funding and some of that money is expected to help North Carolina's recovery. The funding is part of an $81 billion disaster relief package that passed the house Thursday to address recent disasters. Gov. Roy Cooper said our state could ...
North Carolina could be short of what it needs when it comes time to write next year's budget, the governor's office is warning. As of November the state is about $91 million behind its revenue targets for the year, said Charlie Perusse, the budget director for Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper. "This is definitely ...
4 election was to begin the process of removing Paramount disaster Recovery LLC's scrubbers and the company's trailer, which had been stationed in the condominium's parking lot for 15 months as a constant reminder of not only the lingering damages sustained from hurricane Matthew, but also as a ...
SNOW HILL -- Greene County has been awarded $1 million from the N.C. Division of Emergency Management for disaster relief for low-moderate income residents affected by hurricane Matthew. The grant provides funds to rehabilitate 12 homes and replace two homes. The funds also provide temporary ...
EDGECOMBE COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - Though it's been a year since hurricane Matthew, 75-percent of one local school's population remains homeless and displaced. Even the school building was condemned and children moved to a different school in a nearby town. On Thursday, Princeville Elementary ...
hurricane Matthew in October 2016 and a record rain storm last April both caused Crabtree Creek to jump its banks, damaging the greenway boardwalks between Atlantic Avenue and Raleigh Boulevard. It was the first time flooding forced the closure of this stretch of trail since it opened in 2003, said Lisa ...
Cumberland County, N.C. -- More than a year after being chased from their home by hurricane Matthew flooding, several Cumberland County families are moving ... Elwood, who is confined to a wheelchair, and her three adult children with special needs, were trapped in their home by hurricane Matthew.
More than a year after the Category 2 storm slammed into Hilton Head, downed trees and debris are still scattered across the island in undeveloped areas. And there is no plan to clean it up. Hilton Head town manager Steve Riley said Monday the Federal Emergency Management Agency will not ...

hurricane Matthew is now part of Savannah and the Lowcountry's stormy past. However, it's also part of a very significant future. When that storm began tearing up the homes and landscape of our unique and historic cities and island communities, it was also doing something only Mother Nature can; ...
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (WSAV) -- hurricane Matthew hit two years ago, but if you drive down Highway 278, debris can still be seen on the side of the road. So why isn't it gone? According to the Town of Hilton Head, the answer is simple -- money. The town can't afford to clean up all the debris that ...
People who were hit by hurricane Matthew in 2016 and applied for housing assistance through the South Carolina disaster Recovery Office must finish their application and turn in all supporting documents by Friday, officials say. [LINK: South Carolina Disaster Recovery Office]. Officials said those who do ...
Trucks filled with sand will start rolling into North Myrtle Beach on Monday as work there begins to rebuild dunes decimated by hurricane Matthew. It's a three-month project with an estimated completion date of March 1, that will see 60,000 cubic yards of sand trucked in from Little River. Lights for nighttime ...
Horry County, S.C. (WPDE) -- hurricane Matthew hit more than a year ago but Horry County is still waiting for reimbursement from FEMA for hurricane clean-up costs. The county claimed $17.5 million for FEMA eligible expenses following the hurricane, according to officials at a meeting on Wednesday.
It's been a little over a year since Haiti was struck by hurricane Matthew which left Haiti in total devastation forcing many residents to start over with nothing. The storm's raging winds lifted houses from their roots, leaving barren lands without a place to hide. Since the disaster, nearly 900 deaths have been ...
The Whiteville Recreation Center reopened with an open house Tuesday night after being closed for three months for repair work. MOREAdditional LinksPoll. The building was damaged by hurricane Matthew. Whiteville Parks and Recreation Director Blake Spivey said the floors and the roof had to be ...
WINDSOR, N.C. (WNCT) -- Fourteen months after hurricane Matthew hit eastern North Carolina, Bertie County Public Library is reopening. The library resides in a new temporary space that will help serve people in Windsor and the surrounding areas. librarians say the new space will offer people ...
Residents of two of the North Carolina Counties hardest hit by hurricane Matthew can now schedule an appointment to apply for reimbursement of their losses. The Fayetteville Observer reports state Department of Emergency Management Director Mike Sprayberry says Cumberland and Robeson counties, ...
A group of young adults between 18 and 24 participating with AmeriCorps helped Monday to clean the Kinston dog park by doing landscaping work and remodeling a foot bridge that had major damage after hurricane Matthew. The group volunteers with AmeriCorps on different assignments during a ten ...
"I firmly believe that this hurricane Matthew funding should be used to help the areas of the city most impacted by hurricane Matthew," said Councilwoman Shannon Kane, whose district includes Windsor Woods. Last week, City manager Dave Hansen suggested using the money to address flooding in the ...
ROBESON COUNTY/MARION COUNTY, S.C. (WPDE) -- Many of us love being at home with family for the holidays, but some hurricane Matthew victims are experiencing it for the first time since before the storm. Like many of us, Gregory Killens started preparing for Thanksgiving early this week.
It's been more than a year since hurricane Matthew struck, but it's not too late for people in South Carolina to seek a property tax reduction ...
State Road A1A in Flagler Beach sustaining gouges described as "shark bites," and is on tap now for a permanent reconstruction.
But not all hurricanes generate a large number of tornadoes, as 2016's hurricane Matthew illustrated. Matthew only produced two EF0-rated ...
"During hurricane Matthew, we had issue with the cameras due to the extreme flooding and wind," said Fayetteville police Sgt. Shawn Strepay.
hurricane Matthew, which struck Haiti on October 4, 2016, is responsible for the worst humanitarian crisis in Haiti since the 2010 earthquake.
Massive panels are shipped from Kinston to a facility in France, where they are assembled into a complete barrel. When the hurricane delayed ...
A ceremonial event, attended by golf, tourism and elected officials, featured a first tee foursome consisting of Lee Elder, the barrier-breaking, four-time PGA ...
Columbia, S.C. (WSAV) - The deadline to apply for hurricane Matthew assistance is Nov. 10. citizens who have not started the application ...
FAIR BLUFF, NC (WWAY) -- The town of Fair Bluff will receive $1.85 million to help rebuild homes damaged by hurricane Matthew and ...
TARBORO, N.C. (AP) - education leaders have agreed that the elementary school in a North Carolina town founded by freed slaves will be ...
To be eligible for the program, citizens must have disaster-caused damage to their home as a result of the October 2016 hurricane Matthew ...
Cumberland disaster Recovery Coalition chairman Steve Rogers looks over plaques of recognition with wife Jennifer Rogers and son Chase ...
governments, including the Indian River County Sheriff's Office, still are waiting for FEMA reimbursement from hurricane Matthew, which made ...
The South Carolina disaster Recovery Office announced late last week that the first family whose home was damaged by hurricane Matthew ...
One year ago, hurricane Matthew slammed into Haiti killing hundreds of people and destroying countless buildings. The country's already ...
Yet as the costs of Irma's Category 4 fury are still being calculated, North Florida cities and counties hammered by hurricane Matthew a year ...
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) -- hurricane Matthew never made landfall in North Carolina, but exactly a year later its impact is still being felt in the ...
Life is slowly getting back to normal for Graham a year after hurricane Matthew ripped its path of destruction. She says things aren't perfect, but ...
And though this time Rocky Mount did not feel the brunt of hurricane Matthew, I prayed for those in Lumberton, Kinston, Princeville, Fayetteville, ...
NICHOLS, SC (WBTW) - A Nichols woman moved back into her newly rebuilt home Wednesday afternoon after hurricane Matthew flooded it ...
CHRISTINA.KELSO@STAUGUSTINE.COM Volunteers clear debris from a Treasure Beach home flooded in hurricane Matthew on Oct. 14, ...


 

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