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Raw Video Shows Dozens Of People Looting A Dollar Store As Flooding Cuts Wilmington Off From The Rest Of North Carolina

A major emergency brings out the best in some people, but in others it brings out the absolute worst. Shocking images of “dozens of people” ransacking a Family Dollar store in Wilmington, North Carolina have stunned the nation. This happened in broad daylight, and many of the looters didn’t even s

FREEDOM OUTPOST - 2018-09-17 12:23:44

Why Mrs. North Carolina 2018 is sharing her deepest secret with the public

When people used to ask Mrs. North Carolina Nichelle Sublett why she hadn’t had children yet, she would force a smile and lie. She thought her infertility story was shameful, embarrassing, difficult. Being unable to get pregnant made her feel like she was a failure at motherhood, at being a wife, sh

CHARLOTTEFIVE.COM - 2018-09-18 10:00:00

'Pretty much cut off': Water everywhere as Florence floodwaters swamp North Carolina

Now, in the wake of Florence, the only way out for many on Monday was by boat — or with the help of the National Guard and the Coast Guard.

MSN.COM - 2018-09-18 02:01:07

Florence evacuation and re-entry dominate Dare BOC meeting

Monday’s Dare County Board of Commissioners meeting, since the mandatory evacuation and subsequent re-entry caused by Hurricane Florence, stood in marked contrast to post-storm meetings in the past.

OUTERBANKSVOICE.COM - 2018-09-18 03:27:03

North Carolina's John Howie, Jr. releases long-awaited solo debut album 'Not Tonight' - CLTure

To many in the North Carolina music scene, John Howie, Jr. is a name that doesn’t need an introduction. With a career lasting over two decades he’s proven to be something of a country music legend, from his time spent with bands likeTwo Dollar Pistolsand the Rosewood Bluff, to taking up drumming dut

CLTURE.ORG - 2018-09-18 14:36:08

Before-and-after aerial photos show destruction, beach erosion on North Carolina coastline

Aerial images captured the destruction Hurricane Florence inflicted on the North Carolina coastline, from lines of houses shorn of their shingles to sand-covered streets.The pictures were shot by planes outfitted with cameras taking "high-definition aerial photos" and collected by the National Ocean

CNN - 2018-09-18 22:59:00

Carolina residents reeling after Florence - CNN Video

Carolina residents reeling after FlorenceResidents in North and South Carolina fight rising floodwaters as officials warn the worst is yet to come.Source: CNN

CNN - 2018-09-18 01:58:14

Florence has "never been more dangerous" for North Carolina, massive flooding expected

Tropical Depression Florence battered the coast of the Carolinas over the weekend and while the rains and winds are expected to start petering out, rising water and flash floods still pose a major threat to residents.By Monday, five areas of North Carolina had broken tropical cyclone rain records, a

NEWSWEEK - 2018-09-17 13:58:50

North Carolina governor warns "worst flooding yet" from Florence still to come

"It's fun to get out and everybody's getting stir crazy being stuck in the house, but that's a lot of water that has to go somewhere," he said.

CBS NEWS - 2018-09-17 18:35:00

After Florence, North Carolina Jewish community is asking for help getting Kosher food for Yom Kippur

The Chabad of Wilmington is still planning to conduct Yom Kippur services, but officials are worried Wilmington, still vastly cut off from the rest of North Carolina by floodwaters, doesn't have enough kosher food for its residents after the holiday ends. (Facebook)In the wake of Hurricane Florence

FOX NEWS - 2018-09-18 13:42:21

Bulletin #11 - Staged Reentry Guidelines Announced for Hatteras Island

State of Emergency Remains in PlaceReentry for Hatteras Island (including villages of Rodanthe, Waves, Salvo, Avon, Buxton, Frisco and Hatteras Village)Beginning Saturday, September 15 at 2:30 p.m., access for Priority Levels Two and Three (essential personnel, permanent residents, essential personn


Recruiting Graphic Shows 2019 Five-Star Trio in Carolina Blue

Bacot, Robinson-Earl, and Green are all enrolled at IMG Academy for their senior years and will suit up together this winter.

247SPORTS - 2018-09-17 15:18:24

North Carolina 1-year-old found dead after being swept away by rushing floodwater

"The only thing I care about is that they found him," Kaiden's mother, identified as Dazia Lee by FOX 46 WJZY, Lee toldFOX 46 WJZY, told the station. "That's the only thing I care about. So now we're waiting just to see him."

NBC NEWS - 2018-09-17 18:29:00

Most of North Carolina’s flood losses uninsured

While Florence brought peak gusts of up to 115 mph, JLT Re said the “big news” was the catastrophic flooding, which swamped the state.

RE-INSURANCE.COM - 2018-09-17 09:07:00

Wondering How You Can Help the Carolina's - Here's How

CLICK HEREfor the entire list they're looking for and different drop-off locations! Items will be taken to the Carolina's next week!

WOBM.COM - 2018-09-17 06:27:05

Ocracoke Island access restricted on one ferry; N.C. 12 closed

Damage to N.C. 12, the only highway on Ocracoke, has left just one way to get to and from the island — by ferry from Swan Quarter on the Hyde County mainland.

OUTERBANKSVOICE.COM - 2018-09-17 12:00:52

'We Face Walls of Water': Florence Kills 10 in North Carolina, Forces New Evacuations as Floodwaters Rise

Tropical Storm Florence's rainy siege on North Carolina persisted Saturday, leaving entire towns swamped, dozens still needing rescue and at least eight dead. "Powerful torrents of water are flooding homes, wiping out roads and sweeping away cars in North Carolina," Gov. Roy Cooper said in a news co


Pictures show before and after flooding in North Carolina

The town is about 40 miles north of hard-hit New Bern, N.C. and 130 miles north of Wilmington, where Hurricane Florence made landfall as a Category 1 storm early Friday morning.


This is the most rain North Carolina has ever seen during a tropical system

Florence has dumped30.58 inchesof rainfall in Swansboro, North Carolina.This breaks the all-time record for rainfall in a tropical system in the state of North Carolina.The previous record was24.06 inches, and it was set during Hurricane Floyd in 1999.And remember:This number — and all rain totals —


North Carolina cops complain after Dollar Store managers ask them to not arrest black 'looters' during hurricane

An incident at a Family Dollar store in Wilmington, North Carolina that is being described as “looting” by Fox News has disappointed local police, who were asked not to intervene.