Hurricane Matthew

North Carolina Department of Transportation

There are thousands of registered drones in North Carolina - some are used to prevent and mitigate emergencies, including natural disasters like Hurricane Matthew. Drones have spiked in popularity recently and local and state officials recently met to talk about their place in emergency response.

Duplin County Takes Stock After Matthew

Oct 31, 2016
WITN-TV

Hurricane Matthew recovery continues throughout eastern North Carolina, including the largely rural county of Duplin on the banks of the Cape Fear River.

Though it didn’t have record breaking flooding like neighboring Lenoir and Wayne Counties along the Neuse River, the county has a long, and costly, recovery process ahead of them.

Chris Thomas has this.

Starting all over again isn’t easy. But that’s where some Duplin County residents stand after Hurricane Matthew.

National Weather Service

The Tar River in Greenville is under flood stage for the first time since Hurricane Matthew hit the region. Now residents directly and indirectly impacted by the storm and its subsequent have begun recovering.