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Man dies at hospital after being found shot in Durham, police say
DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) - Durham police are investigating after a man was found shot on East Cornwallis Road Monday night, police said.
More than 27,000 gallons of untreated wastewater spilled in Durham
A press release said about 27,000 gallons of untreated wastewater were discharged from the Snowhill Lift Station into Little River, which is downstream of the reservoir. Rainfall from Florence caused the inflow to exceed the capacity of the station's pumps, officials said.
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.
Man found fatally wounded by gunshot in south Durham
A man was found with a fatal gunshot wound late Monday in a residential section of south Durham, but police did not indicate whether it was considered a homicide.The man was found in the 1400 block of East Cornwallis Road after police were called about 10:15 p.m., spokesman Wil Glenn said in a state
Danville police searching for robber who stole cash from Joy Food Store
DANVILLE, Va.- Police are searching for a man who they say robbed a store in Danville last Friday, according to Danville officials.
Masked man robs southside store at gunpoint
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Durham Regional Library coupon swap Sept. 20 :: WRAL.com
Date: Thursday, September 20, 2018 (you may want to double check on Thursday to make sure they are still having the swap considering the issues with flooding in Durham)
Masked man robs Danville store
An employee said he was stocking items when the masked man entered the store, pointed a handgun at him and demanded money, the Danville Police Department reported.
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.
UPDATE: Danville declares local state of emergency ahead of predicted flooding
As of 9:15 a.m., the river measured at 19.51 feet by the National Weather Service gauge in Danville, still in the minor flooding stage. The moderate flooding threshold is 20.5 feet.
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.
South Boston woman pleads guilty to not reporting accident
Dejohna Wayneshia Fallen, 22, of South Boston pleaded guilty Thursday in Halifax County Circuit Court to a felony charge for not reporting an accident and a misdemeanor for not having a driver’s license in her possession.Pursuant to a plea agreement with the commonwealth, Judge Kimberley S. White se
'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.
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
Durham school bus gets caught in ditch on flooded road
Orange County and Durham City firefighters were sent to a section of Pickett Road, near Pineview Circle, at about 9:30 a.m.
1 dead in Richmond-area tornado; major flooding predicted for Danville
"We can confirm one fatality at the building collapse. All other employees accounted for. We transported one other minor injury to hospital," Lt Jason Elmore, Chesterfield Fire/EMS Public Information Officer, tweeted. The fatality happened when the building collapsed at the Old Dominion Flooring Co
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
Swansboro, North Carolina, got 34 inches of rain - and it's still coming down
It started raining Thursday in the quaint North Carolina tourist town of Swansboro and 34 inches later it was still raining Sunday. The good news is that it's supposed to stop - on Wednesday. "We broke the state record for rain at one time," Mayor John Davis said. "But, considering the strength of t
Florence forecast: Dangerous flooding expands into western North Carolina and southwest Virginia
A water vapor image of tropical depression Florence on Sunday morning. (CIRA/CSU/NOAA) Tropical Depression Florence, downgraded from a tropical storm, is transitioning to a nontropical weather system but is still dumping tremendous amounts of rainfall over North Carolina. As the historic rains and f
North Carolina man who rode out Florence on his boat says he napped a lot
A North Carolina man, Masten Cloer refused to leave his boat in Lightkeepers Village Marina in spite of Hurricane Florence evacuations, and now he and his boat are safe, he has told reporters that he mostly slept through the bad weather."I caught up on my napping a lot," he toldUSA TodaySaturday. He