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Alamance-Burlington, Orange County schools on 2-hour delay Tuesday

Alamance-Burlington Schools and Orange County Schools will each operate on a two-hour delay Tuesday, Sept. 18.The delay is for students and staff in both districts.Guilford County Schools was closed Monday. As of 10 p.m., there was no indication the system would close or operate under a delay Tuesda

TIMES-NEWS - 2018-09-18 00:00:00

Flooding after Florence: Piedmont Triad looks ahead in hurricane’s wake

Flood warnings remained in place in Guilford, Forsyth, Davidson, Randolph, Alamance and Montgomery counties, as well as neighboring counties to the east and south.

MY FOX 8 - 2018-09-18 10:23:01

Officials investigating video of Orange County school bus in flood waters

"That is our bus, and we are investigating the matter. We will issue a statement soon," Orange County Schools spokesman Seth Stephens said in an email to CBS 17.

CBS17 - 2018-09-17 18:58:09

Sky 5 tour finds flooding in Durham, Chapel Hill :: WRAL.com

Sky 5 started in Durham on Hillandale Road at Sprunt Avenue, not far from Interstate 85. There, an overflowing Ellerbe Creek roared across Hillandale Golf Course and down into the street.

WRAL - 2018-09-17 19:56:48

76 people without a home after Greensboro apartment complex floods

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Flooding at Pinecroft Place Apartments left 76 people displaced Monday morning, according to the Greensboro News & Record.

MY FOX 8 - 2018-09-17 18:36:16

Florence dumps more than 10 inches of rain across Piedmont

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Florence battered the Piedmont with gusty wind and flash flooding. Now that the storm is over, let's take a look at the rain totals across the area. In general, the majority of the rain fell across the southern Piedmont. Rain totals were also significant across the Triad, with le

WFMYNEWS2.COM - 2018-09-17 20:58:00

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

Burlington police cleared in fatal shooting of man with machete outside home

Rosalio Hernandez Ortega, 33, of Burlington, died after being shot shortly after 5:30 p.m. July 23 at 2214 Dorsett Street, according to a police press release.

MY FOX 8

Trees fall onto home in Greensboro as Florence drops several inches of rain on Piedmont

“When we walked down the driveway, it was like my jaw dropped. It was pretty shocking to see,” Susan Wooster said.

MY FOX 8 - 2018-09-17 22:58:10

'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

Durham schools on holding class amid flooding, tornado warning: 'We made the best decision we could' :: WRAL.com

Durham, N.C.— While apologizing for the inconvenience and potential danger to students and staff, Durham Public Schools officials defended the decision to hold classes Monday as flooding from Hurricane Florence intensified across the Triangle."Although we made the best decision we could with the inf

WRAL - 2018-09-17 16:01:51

Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools, surrounding districts, delay classes on Monday because of weather concerns related to Florence

Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools joined several other Triad districts in announcing a two-hour delay on Monday because of the heavy rain from the remnants of Hurricane Florence.Schools in Stokes, Surry, Yadkin and Davie counties also will operate on a two-hour delay.Davidson County Schools will

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2018-09-16 20:25:00

Flash flood warnings issued for multiple Piedmont counties including Guilford, Davidson, Forsyth, Randolph and Alamance

The counties included in the warning are: Alamance, Forsyth, Davidson, Orange, Hanett, Randolph, Guilford, Wake and Chatham.

MY FOX 8 - 2018-09-16 20:30:13

Virginia drivers: Avoid I-95 southbound to North Carolina

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) - As the Carolinas continue to feel the effects of tropical depression Florence,North Carolina's Department of Transportation is urging drivers to avoid traveling through the storm's projected path.

WRIC TV - 2018-09-16 14:18:07

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

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

THESCOOPRADIOSHOW.COM - 2018-09-17 10:58:38

Man wearing Forsyth County Detention Center jumpsuit seen in the Hanes Mall area

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – A man wearing a Forsyth County Detention Center jumpsuit has been seen near Hanes Mall, according to Winston-Salem police.

MY FOX 8 - 2018-09-16 18:08:27

Wilmington access cut off as Florence flooding overwhelms North Carolina; 32 dead

People waited in long lines for ice, gas and other supplies after their electricity was knocked out by tropical storm Florence. The city of Wilmington, North Carolina, was essentially cut off from the world.USA TODAY

USA TODAY - 2018-09-17 08:01:00

Southern Piedmont counties hit with Florence flooding

DENTON, N.C. -- Emergency Services Director, Larry James, said Davidson County is dealing with extreme flooding in Denton.Since 5 p.m, he said they've responded to four vehicles trapped in water. Since 5 p.m. they’ve have about 50 reports of trees and wires down.PHOTOS: Florence brings flooding into

WFMYNEWS2.COM - 2018-09-17 02:44:16

I-95 in North Carolina closed, drivers routed around the state

North Carolina - A large portion of Interstate 95 in North Carolina is closed due to flooding.According to theNCDOT, I-95 near Rocky Mount, NC is closed all the way south to Godwin, NC.Drivers are also being asked to avoid Interstate 40 near Willard, NC to Castle Hayne.You can check NC road conditi

WSPA.COM

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.

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