Hurricane Florence

(AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
November 20, 2018 - 6:01 pm
By STEVE REED , AP Sports Writer WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Michael Jordan returned to his hometown of Wilmington, North Carolina and met with some hurricane victims who benefited from his $2 million donation. Stephanie Parker, her husband and four young children spent nearly months living in shelters...
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Associated Press
September 25, 2018 - 8:56 am
GEORGETOWN, S.C. (AP) — Eleven days ago, Lee Gantt was at a Hurricane Florence party in her neighborhood in Georgetown, where the story goes that some houses haven't flooded from the Sampit River since they were built before the American Revolution. She will spend Tuesday with sandbags, watching...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
September 21, 2018 - 2:08 pm
Richmond, VA (Newsradiowrva.com) -- Several Republican State Senators have raised questions about the $60 million authorized for storm response for Hurricane Florence. The questions came up during a meeting of the Senate Finance Committee. One State Senator, Richard Stuart (R-Stafford), suggested...
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Associated Press
September 19, 2018 - 9:45 am
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — With Wilmington still mostly an island surrounded by Hurricane Florence's floodwaters and people waiting for hours for handouts of necessities like food, North Carolina's governor is pleading with thousands of evacuees to be patient and not return home just yet. "I know it...
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(AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
September 18, 2018 - 4:06 pm
By CHUCK BURTON and MARTHA WAGGONER , Associated Press WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Hundreds of people waited in long lines for water and other essentials Tuesday in Wilmington, still mostly cut off by high water days after Hurricane Florence unleashed epic floods, and North Carolina's governor pleaded...
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(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
September 17, 2018 - 10:09 am
By CHUCK BURTON , Associated Press Eds: Updates with storm moving northeastward, search for missing child, minor edits. AP Video. With AP Photos. WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — With Wilmington cut off from the rest of North Carolina by still-rising floodwaters from Florence, officials plan to airlift food...
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dreamstime
September 14, 2018 - 10:12 am
Richmond, Va. (newsradiowrva.com) - Virginia emergency managers continue to express concern about the potential for inland flooding from Hurricane Florence. The storm is forecasted, after dropping epic rains on North Carolina, to turn north, and move through southwest Virginia. A track like that...
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An onlooker checks out the heavy surf at the Avalon Fishing Pier in Kill Devil Hills, N.C., Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018 as Hurricane Florence approaches the east coast. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
(AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
September 13, 2018 - 1:03 pm
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — The outer bands of wind and rain from a weakened but still lethal Hurricane Florence began lashing North Carolina on Thursday as the monster storm moved in for a prolonged and potentially catastrophic drenching along the Southeast coast. Florence's winds had dropped from a...
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(Dreamstime)
September 13, 2018 - 10:14 am
Richmond, Va. (newsradiowrva.com) -- Richmond should only receive around two to three inches of rain from Hurricane Florence, according to NBC12 Meteorologist Andrew Freiden. Freiden also says the entire weekend will not be a washout, as we will see bands of rain, followed by dry periods. Freiden...
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dreamstime
September 12, 2018 - 8:44 am
Richmond, Va. (newsradiowrva.com) - The forecasted track for Hurricane Florence continues to improve for Richmond, although it is getting worse for North Carolina and South Carolina. The storm models are now taking the storm west and south, which would limit many of the impacts on central Virginia...
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