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The Jacksonville Daily News
JPD: Roads are icyUPDATED 10 a.m. Reports are still coming in but overall it appears eastern Nor
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted an hour ago
UPDATED 10 a.m. Reports are still coming in but overall it appears eastern North Carolina saw up to three inches of snow last night. Casey Dail, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service out of Morehead City, said Carteret County saw 2-to-3... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Forecasters: ENC saw up to 10 inches of snowbeginning to thaw Thursday, but may take another day as conditions re-freeze ov
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 2 hours ago
beginning to thaw Thursday, but may take another day as conditions re-freeze overnight. By Kelsey Stiglitz The Daily News Eastern North Carolina saw a second round of snow Wednesday night, with as much as 10 inches accumulated. The northern Outer... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Forecasters: ENC saw up to 10 inches of snowbeginning to thaw Thursday, but may take another day as conditions re-freeze ov
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
beginning to thaw Thursday, but may take another day as conditions re-freeze overnight. By Kelsey Stiglitz The Daily News Eastern North Carolina saw a second round of snow Wednesday night, with as much as 10 inches accumulated. The northern Outer... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Forecasters: ENC saw up to 10 inches of snowbeginning to thaw Thursday, but may take another day as conditions re-freeze ov
Kinston Free Press / Posted 2 hours ago
beginning to thaw Thursday, but may take another day as conditions re-freeze overnight. By Kelsey Stiglitz The Daily News Eastern North Carolina saw a second round of snow Wednesday night, with as much as 10 inches accumulated. The northern Outer... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
JPD: Roads are icyUPDATED 10 a.m. Reports are still coming in but overall it appears eastern Nor
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
UPDATED 10 a.m. Reports are still coming in but overall it appears eastern North Carolina saw up to three inches of snow last night. Casey Dail, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service out of Morehead City, said Carteret County saw 2-to-3... Read more
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The Janesville Gazette
Louisiana water systems struggling after stormbut the sheriff's office suspects ice on the roadway contributed to it. 11:20
The Janesville Gazette / Posted 4 hours ago
but the sheriff's office suspects ice on the roadway contributed to it. 11:20 a.m. A minivan overturning into an eastern North Carolina canal marks what Gov. Roy Cooper calls the state's first reported weather-related fatality from the... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Preliminary reports: ENC got about 3 inches of snowUPDATED 10 a.m. Reports are still coming in but overall it appears eastern Nor
Kinston Free Press / Posted 5 hours ago
UPDATED 10 a.m. Reports are still coming in but overall it appears eastern North Carolina saw up to three inches of snow last night. Casey Dail, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service out of Morehead City, said Carteret County saw 2-to-3... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Preliminary reports: ENC got about 3 inches of snowUPDATED 10 a.m. Reports are still coming in but overall it appears eastern Nor
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 6 hours ago
UPDATED 10 a.m. Reports are still coming in but overall it appears eastern North Carolina saw up to three inches of snow last night. Casey Dail, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service out of Morehead City, said Carteret County saw 2-to-3... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
NWS: Roads slick, icy until noonBe careful on that morning commute – the roads throughout eastern North Carolin
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
Be careful on that morning commute – the roads throughout eastern North Carolina are expected to be hazardous until midday. Temperatures aren’t expected to rise above freezing until around noon today. Meteorologist Hal Austin with the National... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Forecasters: Roads expected to remain frozen until mid-morningcoastal region east of U.S. 17 is now under a Winter Storm Warning. While the
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 18 hours ago
coastal region east of U.S. 17 is now under a Winter Storm Warning. While the release shows greater snowfall amounts for eastern North Carolina, the forecast hasn’t changed too much, said Meteorologist Bel Melendez. Onslow, Jones, Duplin, and... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Forecasters: Roads expected to remain frozen until mid-morningcoastal region east of U.S. 17 is now under a Winter Storm Warning. While the
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 20 hours ago
coastal region east of U.S. 17 is now under a Winter Storm Warning. While the release shows greater snowfall amounts for eastern North Carolina, the forecast hasn’t changed too much, said Meteorologist Bel Melendez. Onslow, Jones, Duplin, and... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Forecasters: Roads expected to remain frozen until mid-morningcoastal region east of U.S. 17 is now under a Winter Storm Warning. While the
Kinston Free Press / Posted 20 hours ago
coastal region east of U.S. 17 is now under a Winter Storm Warning. While the release shows greater snowfall amounts for eastern North Carolina, the forecast hasn’t changed too much, said Meteorologist Bel Melendez. Onslow, Jones, Duplin, and... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
In the Garden: Magnolia, the Southern BeautyMagnolia is an evergreen tree that grows naturally throughout much of the south
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted yesterday
Magnolia is an evergreen tree that grows naturally throughout much of the southeastern United States and can be found from eastern North Carolina, all the way west to easternmost Texas. The Southern Magnolia's creamy, white fragrance-filled bloom... Read more
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The News & Observer
On snow days, some kids go hungry. Here’s how you can help.Buddies program in the seven-county region, provides much of the food for the b
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
Buddies program in the seven-county region, provides much of the food for the backpacks. The Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina, based in Raleigh, also supports a weekend food distribution program called Weekend Power Pack for... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Snow to begin around 6 p.m.coastal region east of U.S. 17 is now under a Winter Storm Warning. While the
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted yesterday
coastal region east of U.S. 17 is now under a Winter Storm Warning. While the release shows greater snowfall amounts for eastern North Carolina, the forecast hasn’t changed too much, said Meteorologist Bel Melendez. Onslow, Jones, Duplin, and... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
UPDATE: Snow to begin around 6 p.m.coastal region east of U.S. 17 is now under a Winter Storm Warning. While the
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted yesterday
coastal region east of U.S. 17 is now under a Winter Storm Warning. While the release shows greater snowfall amounts for eastern North Carolina, the forecast hasn’t changed too much, said Meteorologist Bel Melendez. Onslow, Jones, Duplin, and... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
NWS: There's still uncertainty in snowfall amountscoastal region east of U.S. 17 is now under a Winter Storm Warning. While the
Kinston Free Press / Posted yesterday
coastal region east of U.S. 17 is now under a Winter Storm Warning. While the release shows greater snowfall amounts for eastern North Carolina, the forecast hasn’t changed too much, said Meteorologist Bel Melendez. Onslow, Jones, Duplin, and... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
NWS: There's still uncertainty in snowfall amountscoastal region east of U.S. 17 is now under a Winter Storm Warning. While the
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted yesterday
coastal region east of U.S. 17 is now under a Winter Storm Warning. While the release shows greater snowfall amounts for eastern North Carolina, the forecast hasn’t changed too much, said Meteorologist Bel Melendez. Onslow, Jones, Duplin, and... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
NWS: There's still uncertainty in snowfall amountscoastal region east of U.S. 17 is now under a Winter Storm Warning. While the
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted yesterday
coastal region east of U.S. 17 is now under a Winter Storm Warning. While the release shows greater snowfall amounts for eastern North Carolina, the forecast hasn’t changed too much, said Meteorologist Bel Melendez. Onslow, Jones, Duplin, and... Read more
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The News & Observer
Pitmaster Ed Mitchell’s next restaurant is on hold, but you can still get his barbecueby and eat barbecue. Selling online has been successful, Ryan Mitchell said, b
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
by and eat barbecue. Selling online has been successful, Ryan Mitchell said, but it’s tough to replicate the experience of Eastern North Carolina barbecue when customers are paying shipping and handling, instead of sitting in a dining room. So... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
ENC to see more snowof it. The National Weather Service forecast on Tuesday showed the potential f
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted yesterday
of it. The National Weather Service forecast on Tuesday showed the potential for up to two inches of snow across most of Eastern North Carolina. “Most of the area is looking at one to two inches and the closer you get to the coast it is less... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
ENC to see more snowof it. The National Weather Service forecast on Tuesday showed the potential f
Kinston Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
of it. The National Weather Service forecast on Tuesday showed the potential for up to two inches of snow across most of Eastern North Carolina. “Most of the area is looking at one to two inches and the closer you get to the coast it is less... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Craven CC students come together for MLK Day of ServiceHwy. 70 in New Bern. Feed Craven receives the majority of its food through a p
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Hwy. 70 in New Bern. Feed Craven receives the majority of its food through a partnership with the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina in New Bern, and distributes the food the second and fourth Friday of each month. Mixing paint before... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Second wintery mix expected tomorrow40 degrees, which should melt any accumulated snow, Melendez said. There is a
Kinston Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
40 degrees, which should melt any accumulated snow, Melendez said. There is a possibility of snow from Raleigh through Eastern North Carolina and northern portions of the state into southeastern Virginia, she said. “But the bulk of it will... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Officer's car hit by bullets after traffic stopTARBORO, N.C. (AP) - Police in eastern North Carolina say a hidden gunman shot
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
TARBORO, N.C. (AP) - Police in eastern North Carolina say a hidden gunman shot at an officer as he was driving away from a brief traffic stop. The Tarboro police department said Sunday that the officer found bullet holes in his cruiser after hearing... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Officer's car hit by bullets after traffic stopTARBORO, N.C. (AP) - Police in eastern North Carolina say a hidden gunman shot
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
TARBORO, N.C. (AP) - Police in eastern North Carolina say a hidden gunman shot at an officer as he was driving away from a brief traffic stop. The Tarboro police department said Sunday that the officer found bullet holes in his cruiser after hearing... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Officer's car hit by bullets after traffic stopTARBORO, N.C. (AP) - Police in eastern North Carolina say a hidden gunman shot
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
TARBORO, N.C. (AP) - Police in eastern North Carolina say a hidden gunman shot at an officer as he was driving away from a brief traffic stop. The Tarboro police department said Sunday that the officer found bullet holes in his cruiser after hearing... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Guardian ad Litem seeks volunteers to speak for children in abuse, neglect casesBruised arms, broken bodies, and shattered hearts. Some children in eastern No
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Bruised arms, broken bodies, and shattered hearts. Some children in eastern North Carolina face more in their first years of life than many adults. One such little girl captured the attention of the nation when she was reported missing on Nov. 27.... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC can open a pipeline to new industryis expected to stimulate $1.2 billion in capital investment in the state, speci
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
is expected to stimulate $1.2 billion in capital investment in the state, specifically in struggling rural communities in eastern North Carolina. The Atlantic Coast Pipeline will also provide millions of dollars in annual property tax revenues to... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
NTB approves rescue tubes for beachesperson to help pull them back ashore, according to the presentation, which redu
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
person to help pull them back ashore, according to the presentation, which reduces the risk of drowning for the rescuer. Eastern North Carolina isn’t new to helpers taking risks. In July 2016, a father drowned in Carteret County while trying to... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Mike Blinder to lead small business multimedia marketing workshopsbenefit from attending these particular sessions," said David Prizer, who overs
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
benefit from attending these particular sessions," said David Prizer, who oversees digital sales for GateHouse Media's Eastern North Carolina Group and organized Blinder's stops in this region. The first workshop, geared toward local real... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
New Bern's economy brightenseconomy may be up, but the labor force is down. And a strong labor force is imp
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 7 days ago
economy may be up, but the labor force is down. And a strong labor force is important for economic growth. Especially in Eastern North Carolina. “The growth force is growing only slowly. … If you run out of workers, you can’t add new jobs. That’s... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Court strikes down congressional maps as unconstitutionalunless the Supreme Court asks us to wait. It is important that we draw new maps
Kinston Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
unless the Supreme Court asks us to wait. It is important that we draw new maps with fair districts and ensure all of Eastern North Carolina is treated fairly.” Requests for comment from Congressional Rep. Walter B. Jones, who represents much... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Court strikes down congresssional maps as unconstitutionalunless the Supreme Court asks us to wait. It is important that we draw new maps
Kinston Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
unless the Supreme Court asks us to wait. It is important that we draw new maps with fair districts and ensure all of Eastern North Carolina is treated fairly.” Requests for comment from Congressional Rep. Walter B. Jones, who represents much... Read more
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The News & Observer
Frozen alligators thaw out as North Carolina temperatures risefrom the ground and from the air via a drone. These Greenville Police officers
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
from the ground and from the air via a drone. These Greenville Police officers have a little fun to wrap up a snow day in eastern North Carolina, where snow is a novelty. A broken water main has shut down traffic on Poole Road near the... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
As snow melts, cars need washingthrough a car wash yet — or done it yourself — you might want to get in line.
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
through a car wash yet — or done it yourself — you might want to get in line. Following last week's winter storm in Eastern North Carolina, area car washes have been busy. “It’s picking up tremendously,” according to Earnest McCotter, owner... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
As snow melts, cars need washingthrough a car wash yet — or done it yourself — you might want to get in line.
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 8 days ago
through a car wash yet — or done it yourself — you might want to get in line. Following last week's winter storm in Eastern North Carolina, area car washes have been busy. “It’s picking up tremendously,” according to Earnest McCotter, owner... Read more
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Canberra Times
How North Carolina alligators survived days trapped in swamp iceicy end-of-days scenario with a cold-blooded "meh". Consider, for example, the
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
icy end-of-days scenario with a cold-blooded "meh". Consider, for example, the frozen alligators at Swamp Park, in south-eastern North Carolina, about the northern extreme for American alligators. The park, which features an alligator preserve,... Read more
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The News & Observer
Record cold weather turns NC waterfalls into majestic ice sculpturesfrom the ground and from the air via a drone. These Greenville Police officers
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
from the ground and from the air via a drone. These Greenville Police officers have a little fun to wrap up a snow day in eastern North Carolina, where snow is a novelty. A broken water main has shut down traffic on Poole Road near the... Read more
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WA Today
How North Carolina alligators survived days trapped in swamp iceicy end-of-days scenario with a cold-blooded "meh". Consider, for example, the
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
icy end-of-days scenario with a cold-blooded "meh". Consider, for example, the frozen alligators at Swamp Park, in south-eastern North Carolina, about the northern extreme for American alligators. The park, which features an alligator preserve,... Read more
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The Age
How North Carolina alligators survived days trapped in swamp iceicy end-of-days scenario with a cold-blooded "meh". Consider, for example, the
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
icy end-of-days scenario with a cold-blooded "meh". Consider, for example, the frozen alligators at Swamp Park, in south-eastern North Carolina, about the northern extreme for American alligators. The park, which features an alligator preserve,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
How North Carolina alligators survived days trapped in swamp iceicy end-of-days scenario with a cold-blooded "meh". Consider, for example, the
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
icy end-of-days scenario with a cold-blooded "meh". Consider, for example, the frozen alligators at Swamp Park, in south-eastern North Carolina, about the northern extreme for American alligators. The park, which features an alligator preserve,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
ENC continues slow thaw from last week's winter storm(Merrilee Moore, NewsChannel 12 photo) (Merrilee Moore, NewsChannel 12 photo)
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 days ago
(Merrilee Moore, NewsChannel 12 photo) (Merrilee Moore, NewsChannel 12 photo) Monday saw temperatures above freezing in Eastern North Carolina. That was a welcome sight as the snow and ice we received last Wednesday night and Thursday morning... Read more
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The News & Observer
1/9 Letters: Change the tone of judicial reform hearingswe take measurable action now. The STEM worker shortage is contributing to slow
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
we take measurable action now. The STEM worker shortage is contributing to slower GDP growth, a drag on economic growth in eastern North Carolina and statewide. In several communities, hundreds of jobs go unfilled even though county unemployment... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Lejeune welcomes new Sgt. Majorat Camp Lejeune welcomed the new year with a new sergeant major. Sgt. Maj. Cha
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
at Camp Lejeune welcomed the new year with a new sergeant major. Sgt. Maj. Charles A. Metzger, who has been stationed in Eastern North Carolina for the past 3.5 years, formally relieved Sgt. Maj. Scott D. Grade of his post at the Wallace Creek... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Expect utility bills to go uppumps are very efficient under this area’s normal weather conditions but the pr
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
pumps are very efficient under this area’s normal weather conditions but the prolonged bitter cold has not been normal for Eastern North Carolina. “This hasn’t been typical,” he said. Westmoreland said systems functioning at auxiliary heat also... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
More than 200 wrecks reported during snow, iceCarolina State Highway Patrol 1st. Sgt. David Oglesby said troopers where kept
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
Carolina State Highway Patrol 1st. Sgt. David Oglesby said troopers where kept busy as foul weather approached eastern North Carolina on Wednesday. “From 4 p.m. Wednesday until noon (Monday), we responded to 194 wreck calls, 51... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
UPDATE: Flooding not likely as snow meltsroads may be wet, but no significant flooding is expected as the snow from Wedn
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
roads may be wet, but no significant flooding is expected as the snow from Wednesday’s storm continues to thaw throughout Eastern North Carolina. “There wasn’t that much snow and we’re not getting any rain until Thursday,” John Elardo, a... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
School make-up days to be decided after stormmissed school due to the winter storm that brought a prolonged period of record
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
missed school due to the winter storm that brought a prolonged period of record-breaking cold along with snow and ice to Eastern North Carolina. As school officials decided to cancel school Tuesday for students, there were already three missed... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
DOT: Ice derailed road treatmentsbegan plow operations as soon as possible,” Rick said. Almost five days of dan
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
began plow operations as soon as possible,” Rick said. Almost five days of dangerous driving conditions, though, left some Eastern North Carolina residents a little stir-crazy. Melisa Scarberry, of Blue Creek, said she was tired of being cooped up... Read more
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