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Hertford County cancels curfew; storm shelters to close

This from Hertford County Emergency Management as of 12:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 14: Hertford County has certainly ...

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Northampton closes shelters

The latest from Northampton County Emergency Management as of 9:48 a.m. Friday: Florence’s threat to Northampton seems to ...

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Florence makes landfall

Strong wind, rain, storm surge slam southeastern NC; local RC area experiencing some impact

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Hurricane Florence Update

Curfew in Hertford County begins at 8 p.m. tonight

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Gates County shelter opens today

GATESVILLE – Despite a projected increase in tropical storm force winds later today, there are no mandatory evacuations ...

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Remain vigilant!

Despite a southward shift, Florence will still batter local area with wind and rain

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REC prepares for storm’s arrival

Hurricane Florence brings the threat of potential power outages in the area once it reaches North Carolina. Roanoke ...

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USDA offers food safety tips for areas affected by Florence

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing food safety recommendations for ...

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Be prepared

As Hurricane Florence bears down, Bertie government officials stress precautions and preparations

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Gov. Cooper orders coastal evacuation ahead of life-threatening hurricane

RALEIGH – With powerful and dangerous Hurricane Florence zeroing in on North Carolina, Governor Roy Cooper today issued ...

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Gates County activates storm shelter

GATESVILLE – The Gates County Emergency Operations Center has announced the opening of a shelter at Gates County ...

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Price gouging law in effect in North Carolina

The price gouging law that protects consumers from scammers is now in effect in North Carolina after Governor ...

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Northampton declares State of Emergency; storm shelters slated to open on Wednesday

The Northampton County Emergency Operations Center advises county residents to make immediate preparations for potentially severe weather resulting ...

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Hertford County shelters open Wednesday

Hertford County will open shelters for those needing to relocate due to Hurricane Florence. The primary shelter is ...

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All local schools/colleges close due to hurricane

Schools in the Roanoke-Chowan area are gearing up for Hurricane Florence as it nears the North Carolina coastline. ...

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