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Hurricane Florence victim can rebuild after winning NC lottery prize

A major jackpot, $340 million, is up for grabs in Friday night’s Mega Millions drawing, but don’t throw away your ticket if you don’t win the jackpot, it could still be worth a lot of money.

Family loses home twice, gets funding to repair hurricane damage

A long awaited gift came just in time for Christmas for one family. They lost their home not once, but twice when Hurricane Matthew hit, then Florence.
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Gov. Cooper to visit Whiteville home damaged by hurricane

Governor Roy Cooper will be in the Cape Fear this afternoon.

Market North families gifted furniture for new apartments

Several families in the Cape Fear are finally getting to spend Christmas at home after being displaced by Hurricane Florence 15 months ago.

Historic US towns endured wars, storms. What about sea rise?

Historic cities and towns along the Southeastern U.S. coast have survived wars, hurricanes, disease outbreaks and other calamities, but now that sea levels are creeping up with no sign of stopping, they face a more existential crisis.

NC Chef Vivian Howard raises $41K to help Ocracoke recovery

North Carolina chef and PBS star Vivian Howard recently raised $41,754 to help Ocracoke restaurants rebuild after Hurricane Dorian.

Bank of America gifts $200K to house families struggling since Hurricane Florence

It's Giving Tuesday and Bank of America is writing a hefty check to Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity.

Additional $1.3M in disaster aid approved for Brunswick County

FEMA and the state of North Carolina say nearly $1.3 million has been approved to reimburse Brunswick County for public safety activities following Hurricane Florence.

Bridge to stay closed while engineers develop plan to repair damage

The U.S. 701 northbound bridge in Bladen County will remain closed while the Department of Transportation comes up with a plan to repair damage caused by Hurricane Florence.

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