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A Guide for Newcomers

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the date you want ser vice to begin. Tr y to give the company as much notice from page 13 as possible. PSNC has a flexible collection. In Kittrell, system of establishing residents are required credit for its customers. to take household trash You can establish credit to one of the manned with PSNC if you: solid waste disposal • Own the property that convenience centers will be ser ved or other in Vance County. All real estate within the same commercial, industrial county. and institutional waste • Can furnish a generators must contract satisfactor y credit report with a private waste hauler that can be quickly and for waste collection. inexpensively checked. • Ask a PSNC customer Gas service with a good credit histor y Public Ser vice Company to be your guarantor, of North Carolina (PSNC) meaning that person would is the local provider of guarantee the amount of natural gas. Contact the your cash deposit. company at (877) 776-2427. • Make a cash deposit. The company will need Several area companies your name, address and also offer propane gas

ser vice. Check the yellow pages of the telephone book for a current list of propane companies in the area.


Henderson residents are urged to recycle in an effort to conser ve landfill space and to help ease the burden on natural resources. Recyclables will be collected ever y other week and all city residents will be provided an 18-gallon recycling bin. Recyclable materials include: • Newspapers and inserts • Glass bottles and jars • Aluminum and metal cans • Plastic soft drink bottles and milk bottles



Internet providers

For those seeking Internet access, local companies providing access include: • NCOL: (252) 492-4317 • Vance Net: (252) 430-0058 • Time Warner Cable: (252) 556-6011 • Centur yLink: (866) 228- 1362 (residential); (800) 786-6272 (business)

License plates

When moving to North Carolina from another state, you must register your motor vehicle at the expiration of the time granted by reciprocity agreements between North Carolina and your prior state of residence (usually 30 days) or when gainful employment is

accepted, whichever occurs first. Outof- state residents moving to North Carolina should obtain a North Carolina driver’s license prior to registering a vehicle. To register your motor vehicle, you must furnish the state’s Division of Motor Vehicles with the title (unless the title is in the possession of a lienholder) and a valid registration card from the state of prior registration. All new residents of the state must pay a title fee of $35 and a registration fee of $20 for private passenger automobiles in order to obtain a license plate and validation decals. License plate fees for see answers/page 17


Four County Eye Associates Daniel Bernstein, M.D. Cynthia A. Hampton. M.D.

Henderson Professional Plaza, Suite 204 • 451 Ruin Creek Rd. 492-8021

Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 8:30-4:30 Fri. 8:30-11:30



Vinod K. Jindal, MD Specializing in macular diseases - macular degenerations, vitreo-retinal diseases and surgery, diabetic eye disease, no-stitch cataract surgery, glaucoma treatment and surgery, cosmetic eye surgery and botox therapy. 1001 College Street Oxford, NC 27565 919-693-6661

Office Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8-5

Pain Mgmt, Physical Medicine & Sports Medicine Carl L. Smith, MD Hernan J. Jimenez, MD

568 Ruin Creek Rd Suite 128 Henderson, NC 252.436.1380

Newcomers 2013-2014: The Daily Dispatch: October 27, 2013  

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