School starts for many kids in Eastern Carolina on Monday. Greenville Police are already warning people to be ready for congestion around schools. It's expected that traffic will be heavier than normal around schools for the first two weeks of the new school year.
Thousands of kids ride school buss es in Eastern Carolina. State officials are reminding drivers of when they need to stop for school buss es. In most cases, drivers in both directions need to stop for a stopped school bus. The main exception is a four-lane road with a median.
For a look at the rules of the road for school bus safety, click here.