Aside from being national be-suspicious-of-your-co-workers-playing-pranks day, April 1 is National Census Day. Sending your census form back helps your community in numerous measurable ways, from promoting better infrastructure to more comprehensive services.
So fill it out and send it in. North Carolina, at 54 percent, is ahead of the national average return rate. Let’s keep it that way. Keep those cards and letters (well, forms) comin’.