Home News Gov. Roy Cooper’s disaster declaration request letter for eastern North Carolina News Gov. Roy Cooper’s disaster declaration request letter for eastern North Carolina September 14, 2019 48 1 Disaster relief traffic on Ocracoke post-Dorian Saturday, Sept. 14. Photo: C. Leinbach Sept. 14, 2019. 3:21 p.m. RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Update to storm surge warnings OBX now under tropical Storm watch as Isaias heads to North Carolina Hyde Board of Commissioners meeting rescheduled to Thursday; county offices to close early today Isaias weakens to a tropical storm as track veers inland Mandatory evacuation for Hatteras Island begins today; more disruptions expected 1 COMMENT Is there anything ordinary citizens can do to help get this accomplished? Anyone we can contact? Comments are closed.