Breaking News from Morehead City NC
Find the latest Morehead City NC News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.
Florence hits home for Coast Guard members from North Carolina
ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. –A few feet forward, and the Jayhawk helicopter strikes trees; a few feet to the side, and it hits power lines.
'Hearts with Hands' to provide supplies to victims of Florence in Carteret County
On Tuesday starting at 9 a.m. until 2 p.m., volunteers will be handing out two trailers full of water, food boxes, hygiene kits, diapers, and paper products.
Florence lands mighty punch on Morehead City, Harkers Island
MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. – Janus and Peter Hanson, who for 43 years have lived in a seaside town on the coast, stepped gingerly through adevastated antique store. Beneath their feet was a soupy, crunchy mess of glass, rainwater, ceiling tiles, insulation, baseball cards, broken furniture and shattered ce
Army Corps of Engineers surveying waterway channels near Morehead City
MOREHEAD CITY, NC (WITN) -The rebuild and recovery is underway in many areas of Eastern North Carolina after Hurricane Florence.The Army Corps of Engineers went out on the Survey Vessel Beaufort to check the waterways outside of Morehead City to assess the impacts of Hurricane Florence on those wate
NC WFO MOREHEAD CITY Warnings, Watches, and Advisories
WFO MOREHEAD CITY Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Friday, September 14, 2018
As the Florence floodwaters rose, he contemplated taking his life. Then rescuers came. | Storm Watch | Shenandoah Country Q102
NEWPORT, N.C. — Paul Pinter was trapped. A river of jet black water rushed down the narrow road that used to be his street. Thewater was rising fast, rushing into his home.
Hurricane Florence: 32 Deaths, Housing Shortages and Increasing Flooding Dangers
Hurricane Florence made landfall in the Carolinas over the weekend, battering the region and surround states with record amounts of rainfall; over 30 inches fell in Swansboro, N.C. by Saturday, Sept. 15, as reported by the National Weather Service. Sources report at least 32 people have died from we
Morehead City resident calls first hurricane 'terrifying'
While many evacuated to safety during hurricane Florence, some stayed in parts of Eastern Carolina.Emily Mullins works for the local hospital and says she was required to stay in the area to work through the storm. Mullins is originally from Kentucky.She moved to Morehead City just over a year ago a
'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.
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.
Mansfield: Situation 'dire' in Carteret County following Florence
Many roads in Carteret County remain flooded, with Newport being a particular problem area. Tommy Burns with the Carteret County Emergency Services Department said as of Monday, 400 water rescues have been performed in Newport alone.
Exclusive first look at Atlantic Beach after Hurricane Florence
RAW FOOTAGE: A first look at Florence damage at Atlantic BeachATLANTIC BEACH, N.C. (WTVD) --In a Facebook Live, ABC11 reporter Julie Wilson took a tour of the damage at Atlantic Beach with a resident who lives there.RELATED:Florence flooding live coverage: Storm 'has never been more dangerous than i
'Travel Not Advised' In Large Swath Of North Carolina As Rivers Continue To Flood
People in North Carolina and South Carolina are coping with flooding, closed roads and power outages as they assess damage from Hurricane Florence. The storm is blamed for at least 17 deaths, and life-threatening floods are expected to continue all this week, the National Weather Service says.
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
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
Aerials show Florence damage in New Bern, NC
Homes in New Bern, North Carolina, were surrounded by water, debris was strewn across neighborhoods and several boats were lying out of the water, including one that was tossed into bushes and another that was lying on its side. (Sept. 16)
WHAT'S HAPPENING: Rain, floods still in Florence's forecast
Coast Guard Road leading to the south end of Emerald Isle is seen after Hurricane Florence hit Emerald Isle, N.C., Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Tom Copeland)MIAMI –The forecast for Florence has not changed, unfortunately: It's still raining, and rivers are still rising. All roads in and out of
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."
Onslow officials: Person killed in vehicle accident Monday morning
JACKSONVILLE, Onslow County —Onslow County officials said a person was killed in a vehicle accident early Monday morning.Onslow County Fire Marshal Brian Kelly talked about the fatality during the Onslow County government meeting. A highway patrol trooper also mentioned the accident as being in the
Rain, floods still in Florence’s forecast - Lewiston Sun Journal
A large tree that fell during Hurricane Florence lies on top of a home in the Evergreen mobile home park, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, in Newport, N.C. Several units in the park were destroyed by wind or falling trees. (Robert Willett/The News & Observer via AP)A generator powers one of the Onslow County