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High Point residents deal with flooding in their backyards as Florence dumps rain on the Triad
However, by early afternoon Monday, the water had almost receded entirely. People were able to walk and drive again.
Two men steal from Winston-Salem sweepstakes, patrons at gunpoint
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Two men stole from a sweepstakes and patrons at gunpoint on Monday, according to Winston-Salem police.
N.C. Highway Patrol looking for driver in Davidson County deadly hit-and-run
Investigators with the North Carolina Highway Patrol are asking for the public's help to find a driver believed to be involved in a deadly hit-and-run in Davidson County from Aug. 27.According to a press release from Highway Patrol, investigators are still looking for help identifying a suspect who
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
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.
Car nearly underwater on Carolina Avenue in Thomasville
THOMASVILLE, N.C. – A car is nearly underwater on Carolina Avenue in Thomasville on Sunday night.The car appears to be abandoned. There is no word on what happened or if anyone was hurt.Randolph Street in Thomasville is flooded from Carolina Street to East 2nd Street. This is where Randolph Street c
Schools show well in state results | Mt. Airy News
Wilkes County’s Mountain View Elementary School scored a D in the state’s rating, the only one out of 88 schools (1.1 percent) between the public school districts of Surry, Mount Airy, Elkin, Wilkes, Yadkin, Stokes, Alleghany and Ashe.
Dozens of trees fall, power outages across Rowan County
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Florence may not have been a hurricane on Sunday, but as a tropical depression, she still packed a punch for residents in Rowan County.Dozens of trees fell across the county, causing scattered power outages all throughout the day. At times there were thousands of Rowan County
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.
When it rained, it poured: Spigot from Florence keeps running in Rowan - Salisbury Post
The couple’s three daughters were still in bed at their home off Fieldstone Drive, not far from Webb Road. No one was hurt. But the fallen tree punched holes into much of house, making it impossible to stay there Sunday.
Historic Thomasville building renovation threatened by Florence's rain
THOMASVILLE, N.C. (WFMY) - On the corner of Salem Street and West Main Street in historic Thomasville, North Carolina, sits a brick building facing the railroad tracks - the oldest two-story building in the town. And it's also going to be Robert Dacosta's new home.
'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.
Schools in Davidson, Yadkin counties closed Monday, several other districts on delay
Districts with a 2-hour delay include Asheboro City Schools, Davie County Schools, Guilford County Schools, Mount Airy City Schools, Randolph County Schools, Stokes County Schools and Surry County Schools.
Winston-Salem, Greensboro apartments evacuated as flood waters creep in
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Winston-Salem fire officials say a total of 28 people have been evacuated after flood waters began to creep into their apartments late Sunday night into Monday morning.The Winston-Salem fire department tweeted a photo of the apartments located in the 3800 block of Bethania Sta
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
LANDIS LEVEE BREACH: Landis officials assess need to evacuate residents after partial levee breach
LANDIS, N.C.- The town of Landis is assessing the need to evacuate residents because of a partial breach at the Lake Corriher levee, Rowan County Emergency Management officials said.
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
Flooding, fallen trees create problems in Winston-Salem, while the Yadkin River is expected overflow today. More rain on the way.
The remnants of Hurricane Florence continue its soggy grip on the Triad, with another inch or two of rain expected today and the possibility of a few more inches on Tuesday.“So when all is said and done, we could be looking at rainfall amounts of six to eight inches (since Florence made landfall on
FLORENCE UPDATES: Florence topples trees, knocks out power around Charlotte region
CHARLOTTE, N.C.- As Florence begins to make an impact in the Charlotte region, we will keep you updated on roads closed by downed trees and what neighborhoods are experiencing power outages.
Man stabs, kills High Point woman
HIGH POINT, N.C. – A High Point man killed a High Point woman Friday, according to a press release from the High Point Police Department.