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SOUTHAMPTON, Va. (WVEC) -- Virginia Department of Transportation crews have finished repairs on a road that was destroyed when a huge sinkhole opened up during hurricane Matthew last year. Officials say the sinkhole, which opened up on the ...
hurricane Matthew cleanup is underway on the waters of Beaufort County. WJCL News went out Tuesday afternoon for a guided boat tour with Jim Minor, Beaufort County's solid waste manager.
MAXTON, N.C. (WECT) - A Robeson County man plans to use his $100,000 lottery prize to replace the roof on his home after it was damaged by hurricane Matthew back in October. "During the flood, I felt like something good had to be coming," said Ronnie ...
On Monday was the last boat cleanup at the Palmetto Bay Marina following the destruction of hurricane Matthew. For residents here at the Palmetto Bay Marina, they say it's been a long time coming, but Monday finally marks the end of their nightmare ...
On the evening that hurricane Matthew brought torrential rainfall, Mike Willis stopped where the driver of a tractor-trailer blocking the road had gotten out.
The number of people food insecure in the hardest-hit areas has decreased from 1 million to 400 000 people, according to the latest Emergency Food Security Assessment (EFSA), conducted by FAO, WFP and the National Commission on Food Security.
The Pitt-Greenville Airport is preparing to make important repairs to its taxiway leading to the main runway. The work is set for this summer and should be completed by October.
Angela Gilstrap talks about the three hardest things about tiny home living since she, her boyfriend, her children and two dogs have been forced to live in an old RV in front of the home that they rent in Beaufort after it flooded during Hurricane ...
North Charleston, SC (WCBD) - Several people emailed, and one man even stopped by our station, asking the News 2 I-Team for help. Those people paid for eyeglasses from a North Charleston business, but the owners have boarded up the shop ...
In the aftermath of hurricane Matthew, the town was underwater. Gov. Roy Cooper was in Princeville on Thursday to meet with local officials about hurricane Matthew damage. "It represents hope and progress and it is important for us to provide the ...
FERNANDINA BEACH, Fla. - Since hurricane Matthew hit, the pier at Fort Clinch State Park has been closed. The pier was been deemed unsafe.
On 30 September 2016, hurricane Matthew became the most powerful hurricane of the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, when it reached Category 4 hurricane status, with maximum sustained winds of 140 mph (220 km/h).
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) - Victims who faced severe flooding during hurricane Matthew are petitioning for the city to improve its stormwater infrastructure, and fast.
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - As Hampton Roads deals with another coastal storm, some neighborhoods are still focusing on the aftermath of hurricane Matthew. The Windsor Woods, Windsor Oaks and Princess Anne Plaza neighborhoods were all badly impacted ...
The Independent Expert also called for efforts to continue to deal with the issue of people displaced following the 2010 earthquake, hurricane Matthew last year, and the expulsions of Haitians from the Dominican Republic. "The dialogue between the ...
The tiny town of Princeville, N.C., the oldest town incorporated by Black Americans in the country, was ravaged by Hurricane Floyd in September 1999 and hurricane Matthew in October 2016, despite a levee that was supposed to protect the town from ...
As tourists once again begin flocking to Hilton Head Island, they are noticing the aftermath of hurricane Matthew. The entanglement of trees on vacant lots lining popular island roadways such as Pope Avenue and William Hilton Parkway are hard for many ...
The South Carolina disaster Recovery Office established Palmetto Disaster Recovery to conduct disaster case management for South Carolina citizens affected by hurricane Matthew. Palmetto Disaster Recovery Office will focus their efforts on meeting the ...
Some Hilton Head Island businesses are still trying to recover and adjust after hurricane Matthew brought down thousands of trees and destroyed dozens of docks.
Work crews pile debris in an area of the Landings on Skidaway Island in the weeks after hurricane Matthew last October. The Chatham County Commission is amending its emergency management ordinance to allow for easier debris removal in these private ...
The Adventist Development and Relief in Haiti recently distributed water purification units and food kits to displaced families still affected by hurricane Matthew, which hit the island-nation last October. hurricane Matthew moved into Haiti's south ...
For more than a decade, Capt. Tim Trigg and his wife, Beth, have helped locals and tourists explore the Lowcountry through their businesses, Palmetto Bay Watersports and Dolphin Seafari.
hurricane Matthew's waves (image from LiveScience) Initially, FedNat had estimated aggregate gross liabilities from hurricane Matthew of $77.5 million. At the time of that announcement the insurer believed that it could pass on a significant proportion ...
She says the person was burning trash and then trees still down from hurricane Matthew then caught fire. The call came in around 6 p.m.
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) - Those who lost their homes to hurricane Matthew had the chance to continue their recovery today. North Carolina Emergency Management is helping gather applications and signing residents up for FEMA mitigation.
PITT COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - Pitt County residents who suffered damage to their homes during hurricane Matthew are being encouraged to meet with state and federal emergency management officials.
hurricane Matthew spared East Cooper's barrier islands from devastation, but the storm's surge did take a substantial bite out of parts of the dunes on Isle of Palms and Sullivan's Island.
hurricane Matthew's waves (image from LiveScience) The Florida Office of insurance Regulation has provided updates on the volume of claims reported to it by insurers, with the figure rising steadily over time.
On Monday, Feb. 13, the crews from U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Anvil, and U.S Coast Guard Aids to Navigation Team Charleston and Georgetown met on the National Park Service's Historic Sullivan's Island lifeboat Station at the base of the Lighthouse to be ...
The Oak Island pier, damaged by hurricane Matthew in October, has continued to deteriorate and become dangerous, assistant town manager Lisa Stites said.
FLORENCE, S.C. -- The Florence police Department is seeking any additional information about a man who was previously arrested for obtaining goods under false pretenses and bank fraud.
In a previous article, I wrote about hurricane Matthew's winds knocking trees down on Boone's family's house and vehicle.
PITT COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - As some people across Eastern Carolina continue to recover from hurricane Matthew, state officials are working to help them figure out their next steps.
Robert Glasser, the UN secretary-general's special representative for disaster risk reduction, said: "hurricane Matthew revealed disturbing truths about least developed countries which lack the capacity to respond adequately to climate change and the ...
"hurricane Matthew revealed disturbing truths about least developed countries which lack the capacity to respond adequately to climate change and the rising intensity and frequency of weather-related disasters," said the UN Secretary-General's Special ...
As hurricane Matthew cleanup continues on Hunting Island, one continuing theme is that the state park will have a different look when it reopens to visitors.
6 March 2017 - There was a call today for urgent support to improve disaster risk management in Haiti following a damning investigation of the country's losses from hurricane Matthew six months ago. The UN Secretary-General's Special Representative for ...
JACKSONVILLE - In the hours before hurricane Matthew, St. Augustine officials and emergency planners discussed the need for a makeshift morgue.
Video: The small town of Seven Springs in Wayne County has been besieged by hurricanes, flooding, fires and war. Yet the latest blow from hurricane Matthew may prove to be the toughest comeback yet for this town of about 100 people. Chris Seward ...
hurricane Matthew's visit to the Coastal Empire last October put a sizeable dent in the regional economy for the fourth quarter but didn't completely derail it, according to Armstrong State University's latest Coastal Empire Economic Monitor, which ...
Category-4 hurricane Matthew violently struck southwestern Haiti on 4 October 2016 bringing heavy rainfall in the south, southeast and the north-west, and creating the largest humanitarian emergency in the country since the 2010 earthquake.
Tonight, storm victims in Onslow County are encouraged to attend the hurricane Matthew Resilient Redevelopment Plan meeting.
SOUTHAMPTON, Va. (WVEC) -- Virginia Department of Transportation crews are almost done repairing a road that was destroyed when a huge sinkhole opened up during hurricane Matthew last year. Officials say the sinkhole, which opened up on the ...
The Bahamas and Haiti are at opposite ends of the Caribbean tourism spectrum. Yet, tourism-reliant communities in both destinations were devastated by hurricane Matthew, the deadly October 2016 category four storm. Similarly, disparate elements came ...
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC (WJCL) - A Hilton Head Island park closed since hurricane Matthew will partially reopen this weekend.
HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - hurricane Matthew ended up costing the Horry County school Board more than $1.6 million. That information comes from a report the finance committee discussed during Wednesday's meeting.
GREENVILLE, Pitt County - After nearly five months, hundreds of residents are still trying to pick up the pieces after hurricane Matthew. That's why the Churchs Outreach Network is doing what they can do help. From diapers to something as simple as a ...
KINSTON, Lenoir County - The culvert next to grandma's Attic Florist and Gift shop is now open after almost four months of construction.
Florida TODAY has been awarded first place for its coverage of last year's hurricane Matthew in the annual Best of USA Today Network Awards, which recognize the group's best journalism for 2016.
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) - Photos of a crashed SUV were seen throughout the Triangle following flood damage from hurricane Matthew. Images showed the scene after a driver crashed a Nissan Rogue into a massive sinkhole along Bingham Drive in ...





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