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WMO Hurricane Committee retires 4 tropical cyclone names, ends the use of Greek alphabet

The World Meteorological Organization’s Hurricane Committee has retired Dorian (2019) and Laura, Eta, and Iota (2020) from the rotating lists of Atlantic tropical cyclone names because of the death and destruction they caused.

Church members putting faith into action providing relief for Gulf Coast hurricane victims

Several members of a New Hanover County church have returned home after spending several days in the Gulf Coast assisting residents impacted by Hurricane Laura.

Local church helps Hurricane Laura victims

Wrightsville Beach Baptist Church headed to Alexandria, Louisiana yesterday to help Hurricane Laura victims.

4 family members killed by gas fumes after surviving Laura

Four members of a Louisiana family were killed when a generator leaked carbon monoxide into their home, hours after they survived Hurricane Laura’s deadly winds and storm surge.

Red Cross volunteers needed in eastern North Carolina

Every year thousands of volunteers with the Red Cross head to disaster areas around the country. 

Tex’s Tackle and Bait sends supplies to storm victims in Louisiana

Relief is on the way for people in Louisiana who are still picking up the pieces from Hurricane Laura. 

In aftermath of Hurricane Laura, residents worry about help

Louisiana residents forced to evacuate because of Hurricane Laura are returning home to survey the damage to their homes and businesses, and some worry they won't get enough help from state and federal officials.

Trump traveling ‘to be with those’ in hurricane-hit states

He is expected to survey storm damage and receive briefings on emergency operations and ongoing relief efforts.

Laura victims may go weeks without power; deaths climb to 14

The death toll from Hurricane Laura has risen to at least 14, and hundreds of thousands of people across Louisiana are still without power or water.

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Veteran small business grants available; deadline Friday

Grants will range from $10,000 to $50,000, and winners do not have to pay them back.

American Red Cross needs blood donations; offering chance at music festival VIP experience

All who come to give Aug. 1-15, 2021, will automatically be entered for a chance to win an exclusive, VIP trip for two to the sold-out 2021 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival.

“She was the glue to our family”: double homicide victim’s family still recovering

Family members are still grieving after a shooting Saturday morning claimed two lives, including Bri'yanna Williams.

Attorney General ‘optimistic’ New Hanover Co. will benefit from $26B opioid agreement

Attorney General Josh Stein paid a visit to the Port City on Tuesday, taking time to discuss some pressing issues.