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A powerful storm making its way east from California is causing major disruptions during the year’s busiest travel weekend.
A baby girl made her entrance into this world one week after her due date amid the sound of blaring tornado sirens and the soft glow of candlelight.
The Calabash Fire Department battled a house fire in The Farm subdivision of Carolina Shores just after 5:00 p.m. Sunday, just a little over a week after a tornado hit that same area.
The National Weather Service confirmed Monday morning that a strong tornado touched down in Emerald Isle on Sept. 5 just as Hurricane Dorian was nearing the North Carolina coast.
"Next thing I know, I hear the freight train. It probably lasted about five seconds, but we heard a big bam and it blew out one of our back windows."
The National Weather Service says a storm yesterday afternoon in Pender County did produce a tornado.
Officials say that a tornado roared through Wake County, North Carolina for up to eight miles, uprooting trees and damaging houses and roads throughout the town of Zebulon.
A tornado killed two people as it tore through the northern Louisiana city of Ruston early Thursday, officials said.
A strong storm moving across northeast Alabama knocked down power lines and caused scattered damage in a retail district early Monday and forecasters said more bad weather was on the way.