Cooper issues first state evacuation order in memory in NC

Raleigh, N.C. — Gov. Roy Cooper on Tuesday issued what his administration said is the first state evacuation order in North Carolina, telling people to … …read more Read more here:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.wral.com/cooper-issues-first-state-evacuation-order-in-memory-in-nc/17835557/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjI2ZWY1MmNmODk2ZDEzZGQ6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNFQVc7NITuTOEH4zJsITd24SiAAWQ target="_blank" title="Cooper issues first state evacuation order in memory in NC” >Cooper issues first state evacuation order in memory in NC       

SCHOOL CLOSINGS: Durham Public Schools to dismiss early Thursday, close Friday

Durham Public Schools will close three hours early on Thursday and will be closed on Friday ahead of Hurricane Florence. Wake County Schools will … …read more Read more here:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://abc11.com/education/school-closings-durham-public-schools-to-dismiss-early-thursday-close-friday/4212542/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjI2ZWY1MmNmODk2ZDEzZGQ6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNH8fHEzSGjznzoop0XpUYNtof8jYA target="_blank" title="SCHOOL CLOSINGS: Durham Public Schools to dismiss early Thursday, close Friday” >SCHOOL CLOSINGS: Durham Public Schools to dismiss early Thursday, close Friday […]

Hurricane Florence: Durham schools to close early Thursday, county readies shelters

Widespread power outages and downed trees are expected in Durham as Hurricane Florence heads toward North Carolina. “It’s coming very strong,” … …read more Read more here:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/counties/durham-county/article218189680.html&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjI2ZWY1MmNmODk2ZDEzZGQ6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNEkRaLZqLBniWTi_yEuN8YZS2VhgQ target="_blank" title="Hurricane Florence: Durham schools to close early Thursday, county readies shelters” >Hurricane Florence: Durham schools to close early Thursday, county readies shelters       

NC State, UNC-Chapel Hill cancel classes ahead of Hurricane Florence

Classes at N.C. State University will be suspended from 5 p.m. Wednesday to 5 p.m. Sunday “due to the anticipated and potential effects of Hurricane … …read more Read more here:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/education/article218155640.html&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjI2ZWY1MmNmODk2ZDEzZGQ6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNHG2tvShh4DL-dDF5Fwfx_kToVPhg target="_blank" title="NC State, UNC-Chapel Hill cancel classes ahead of Hurricane Florence” >NC State, UNC-Chapel Hill cancel classes ahead of Hurricane Florence       

Duke Energy warns Hurricane Florence outages could surpass Matthew. Here's where to call.

Charlotte-based Duke, which supplies power to 3.2 million North Carolina … on to its customers must be approved by the N.C. Utilities Commission. … Piedmont Electric (Alamance, Caswell, Durham, Granville, Orange, Person and … …read more Read more here:: Duke Energy warns Hurricane Florence outages could surpass Matthew. Here's where to call.       

What happens to NC's wild horses when a major hurricane like Florence hits?

North Carolina coastal residents are evacuating or battening down ahead of … North Carolina’s wild horse herd has seen its share of storms, though. …read more Read more here:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.heraldsun.com/news/local/article218170815.html&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjI2ZWY1MmNmODk2ZDEzZGQ6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNHdFgE9GYygczIHGD_hLHNgcA12gQ target="_blank" title="What happens to NC's wild horses when a major hurricane like Florence hits?” >What happens to NC's wild horses when a major hurricane […]