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Gov. Cooper tours Fair Bluff Fire Station, talks hurricane recovery

Nearly three years after Hurricane Matthew devastated Fair Bluff, and nearly a year after Florence made things even worse, Governor Roy Cooper came to speak with leaders about recovery.

Cutting down on some, but not all flooding in Whiteville

After flooding during hurricanes Matthew and Florence, the City of Whiteville is taking steps to improve its storm-water drainage system. But just how effective are the improvements?

Teens help those affected by Hurricane Florence, Matthew

Plenty of people in our region are still dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Florence. Now some are getting relief, thanks to students willing to sacrifice part of their summer break to help others.

After months of waiting, a Bolivia woman is finally on route to getting legal...

For 9 months now, we've told you stories of families struggling and rebuilding since Hurricane Florence. Friday, Legal Aid is trying to ease that process for Brunswick County residents.

Section of NC 210 near Elizabethtown to temporarily close

The threat of future floodwaters closing NC 210 in Bladen County will be diminished, thanks to a series of major culvert upgrades that will wind down this summer. That's according to a news release from the NC Department of Transportation.

Quilts2Heal looking to bring comfort to hurricane victims

A non-profit in the Cape Fear is looking to bring some comfort to hurricane survivors in the area. 

NC House to restart hurricane recovery committee

The state House is reconstituting an oversight committee that will keep monitoring challenges state government has had in distributing federal long-term housing grants to hurricane victims in eastern North Carolina.

After losing his home twice, student graduates as only African American male with honors

Class of 2019 is defying odds across the Cape Fear and Pender High School's Nyheim Beatty adds to the list of outstanding graduates. 

Local family still struggling since Matthew

Hurricane season is officially here, but many families across the Cape Fear are still recovering from the last one.

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