In this 1999 file photo, black flood waters from the Neuse River surrounds a hog waste lagoon as flooding from Hurricane Floyd engulfed eastern North Carolina. Lagoon flooding on a smaller scale occurred during Hurricane Matthew.
In this 1999 file photo, black flood waters from the Neuse River surrounds a hog waste lagoon as flooding from Hurricane Floyd engulfed eastern North Carolina. Lagoon flooding on a smaller scale occurred during Hurricane Matthew. Mel Nathanson Mel Nathanson
In this 1999 file photo, black flood waters from the Neuse River surrounds a hog waste lagoon as flooding from Hurricane Floyd engulfed eastern North Carolina. Lagoon flooding on a smaller scale occurred during Hurricane Matthew. Mel Nathanson Mel Nathanson

NC hog farm neighbors seek relief from waste

October 26, 2016 8:02 PM