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Millions more US homes at risk of flooding than FEMA thinks

Think the risk of your home filling up with floodwater, magnified these days by climate change, is only an issue near the coasts and rivers? New research detailing nearly every corner of the U.S. shows otherwise.

Storm causes flooded streets in Whiteville and ‘substantial’ damage to public works facility

A storm system dumped several inches of rain in Whiteville Tuesday night flooding streets and causing significant damage to a public works facility.
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Heavy rains bring flooding concerns to Columbus County

Lake Waccamaw was one of the hardest hit areas with flooding back in 2018 during Hurricane Florence. Columbus County officials have their eyes on the town once again as the lake continues to rise with recent rainfall. 

2 Pender County roads closed due to river flooding

Pender County Fire Marshal Tommy Batson says Croomsbridge road near the bridge and Old Maple Hill Road near N.C. Highway 50 are both closed due to the flooding.
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Thousands evacuated as river dams break in central Michigan

Rapidly rising water has overtaken dams and forced the evacuation of about 10,000 people in central Michigan.

4 children dead, 1 missing after horse-drawn buggy overturns

Authorities in Kentucky said four children died and one is missing after a buggy carrying an Amish family was swept away in a flooded creek while attempting to cross a low water bridge.

$1.25M awarded to Battleship’s Living with Water plan to reduce flooding

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation has awarded Battleship North Carolina $1,250,000 for its Living with Water project to address flooding and increase resiliency.

Floods put Mississippi capital in ‘precarious situation’

People in and around the Mississippi capital of Jackson are bracing for more flooding as the rain-swollen Pearl River continues to rise.

Crews clearing mudslide in road near Great Smoky Mountains

Crews are clearing a 70-foot-high mud slide from the Spur connecting the Tennessee tourist towns of Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge.

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