Bad news: North Carolina and the South are in a major drought right now. You can read a NY Times article about it here.
Good news: It's been raining off and on for the past couple days.
Bad news: It hasn't been raining hard or steady enough to fill up those nearly empty reservoirs yet.
Good news: But at least it's raining.
Bad news: This morning as I left our apartment complex for work, one of the grounds crew guys was watering the foliage! While it was raining! During a severe drought!
[photo by leslie]