Posted on: February 15, 2017

Greenville/Pitt County Senior Games

The Greenville/Pitt County Senior Games will take place April 18-29, 2017. Registration deadline is March 24, 2017. Interested participants must be at least 50 years old to participate. For further information you can visit www.ncseniorgames.org.

Posted on: February 15, 2017

Spring Soccer and Flag Football

Now taking applications for Spring Soccer and Flag Football. Registration deadline is Monday, April 3, 2017. Click on the Recreation link to the left to register online or download the registration form.

Posted on: January 23, 2017

Pitt County Announces Recreation Program Management Funds

Community Schools and Recreation

The Board of County Commissioners has allocated funds to support agencies and organizations coordinating recreation activities throughout Pitt County. These Recreation Program Management Funds are designated to support and enhance the delivery of quality ...

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Posted on: November 21, 2016

BOOMING INTO THE FUTURE!

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BOOMING INTO THE FUTURE - Prevention and Wellness Conference

Considering Retirement?  Are you currently retired, but feel as if you need additional information to make more sound decisions concerning the next phase of your life?  This FRE...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Council on Aging Offering Falls Prevention Assistance

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The Council on Aging is seeking Pitt County homeowners, age 60 and over, who are at risk for falls, are fearful of falling, or who have fallen. Our goal is to facilitate suitable living environments to enable adults to live safer and more indepe...

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Posted on: January 26, 2017

Making Pitt Fit Community Garden Announces Available Plots

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If you are looking for a place to garden and you don’t have the space or place to do so, consider the Making Pitt Fit Community Garden. A number of 4'x20' plots are now available for the 2017 growing season. The garden is locat...

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

Pitt County Fire Association Names “Firefighter of the Year”

2017 Firefighter Award

At their annual “Ladies Night” Dinner and Awards Ceremony, held on January 19, the Pitt County Fire Association presented Charles Suggs of the Grifton Fire Department with the Pitt County Firefighter of the Year award. The Pitt County Firefigh...

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

Three Pitt County Fire Districts Receive Improved Ratings

Eastern Pines Fire Truck

Following recent inspections from the Department of Insurance Office of State Fire Marshal (OSFM), Pitt County Emergency Management is pleased to announce that three fire districts within the County have received improved ratings as a result of their insp...

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Posted on: November 28, 2016

Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) Launches

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The Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) administered by the Department of Social Services is set to begin taking applications for the 2016-17 season on December 1, 2016. LIEAP provides a one-time vendor payment to eligible families who need help ...

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Pitt County LIEAP Information Page

Posted on: February 10, 2017

Unusual Wild Animal Behavior Seen in Pitt County

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Pitt County’s Public Health Department has recently received reports of wild animals exhibiting unusual behavior within the County. Pitt County’s Health Director, John H. Morrow, MD advises people to use caution when encountering a wil...

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

Pitt County Public Health: Time for Radon Testing

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January is National Radon Action Month. Radon is an odorless, colorless, radioactive gas that occurs naturally and is found in soil and rock. It seeps into homes through cracks in the foundation, walls and joints and can cause cancer. It is the leading ca...

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Posted on: February 10, 2017

Annual Animal Services Public Forum Set for Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Animal Services

WHAT: Pitt County Animal Services Public Forum

WHEN: Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at 6:00pm

WHERE: Pitt Community College, Goess Building, Room 138

The annual Pitt County Animal Services Public Forum has been set for 6:00pm on Wednesday, March 22, 2017. The For...

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