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National Guard Assists During Hurricane Florence

With epic amounts of rainfall and walls of water and wind, 2,800 NC Guardmen are on State Active Duty. NC National Guard’s first priority and mission remains safeguarding the lives and property […]

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N.C. 911 Board Shares Guidelines For Emergency Calls During Florence

The North Carolina 911 Board has issued a set of guidelines and reminders designed to keep North Carolinians and the state’s first responders safer during Hurricane Florence. “Our 911 centers,

NCDOT Assists With Evacuations, Readies For Florence

State transportation officials are helping with evacuations along the coast, readying emergency supplies and finalizing preparations for Hurricane Florence. Ferries The N.C. Department of Transportation’s Ferry Division evacuated 2,181 people

Ag Department Activates Disaster Hotline For Farmers

The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services has activated its hotline to connect farmers with resources that can assist with agricultural emergencies. The toll-free number is 1 (866)

Store Insurance Documents In Safe Place During Storm

(NORTH CAROLINA NEWS NETWORK) -- For homeowners in the path of Hurricane Florence—or even outside of it—it’s likely too late to add appropriate storm insurance. But you can make

NCDOT Prepares For Hurricane Florence

At maintenance yards across the state, as well as ferry terminals, N.C. Department of Transportation staff are getting ready for potential impacts from Hurricane Florence. While the department

N.C Civil Air Patrol Prepares for Hurricane Florence

As Hurricane Florence makes its way towards the Carolina coast, the North Carolina Wing of the Civil Air Patrol is preparing for a statewide response to the storm.

Gov. Cooper Declares State Of Emergency Ahead Of Florence

--From the Office of Gov. Roy Cooper-- With Tropical Storm Florence forecast to strengthen as it heads toward the East Coast, Gov. Roy Cooper Friday declared a State of

N.C. Graduation Rate Drops Slightly

(NORTH CAROLINA NEWS NETWORK) -- North Carolina's graduation rate stands at 86.3%. That's down slightly from 86.5% the previous school year, marking the first time in more than 10

Court: Schools May Be Due Hog Giant’s Environmental Payments

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina appeals court on Tuesday set the stage for a court battle to decide whether the world's largest pork producer will keep