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Governor declares state of emergency in South Carolina from Irma

Gov. Henry McMaster has declared a state of emergency in South Carolina to help prepare for a possible strike early next week from Hurricane Irma.

Island businesses fret about power outage losses

A power outage that drove tourists from two North Carolina islands wiped out a significant chunk of the lucrative summer months for local businesses.

Flooding still poses a problem for NC

Officials in Edgecombe County have declared a state of emergency in response to heavy rains that led to flooding which has closed local roads.

Gov. Roy Cooper declares state of emergency

North Carolina's governor says he's signing an emergency declaration for all of the state's 100 counties ahead of a snowstorm expected to sweep the Southeast.

The Latest: Wildfires cause state of emergency in NC areas

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory has declared a state of emergency because of the wildfires in the western part of the state.

Several towns issue States of Emergency as Hurricane Matthew approaches

Several towns around the area have issued States of Emergency as Hurricane Matthew approaches southeastern North Carolina.

Brunswick County State of Emergency starts Friday, shelters will open

Brunswick County has declared a State of Emergency, which will take effect at 6 a.m. Friday. In conjunction, Brunswick County has also issued a voluntary evacuation as of 8 a.m. for residents in unincorporated low-lying and flood-prone areas.

Bald Head Island issue voluntary evacuation ahead of Hurricane Matthew

The Village of Bald Head Island has issued a State of Emergency and a voluntary evacuation ahead of Hurricane Matthew.

New Hanover Co. Animal Services explains options for pets during hurricane

In the case of hurricanes and evacuations, getting your pet to a safe location can be a big concern. New Hanover County Animal Services has multiple options for when a State of Emergency or evacuation is declared.

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‘Kicks for Luna’ soccer fundraiser to support girl with cancer

A Florida girl with a rare form of bone cancer is in the Cape Fear this weekend for a soccer fundraiser.

‘”I felt like something was wrong’, woman details encounter with rabid fox in Ocean Isle Beach

A fox suspected to be connected to two attacks that occurred earlier this week in the southern end of the county tested positive for rabies.

Employees respond to Novant Health vaccine mandate

The countdown is now on for employees with Novant Health. Their deadline to get the COVID-19 vaccine is September 15.

Nonprofit assistance grant program

The nonprofit grant program will provide $700,000 in assistance to the nonprofit community in New Hanover County, allocated through grants of no less than $10,000 and up to $50,000 per organization.