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  1. The Latest: Death toll rises to 43 in aftermath of FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... greets volunteers with NC Baptists on Missions and others at Hyde Baptist Church, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in Lumberton, N.C. Cooper thanked volunteers for their time and efforts. "You aren't just touching lives with food, it's your love you're ...

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  2. Photos of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... Blake Houses sit in floodwater caused by Hurricane Florence, in this aerial picture, on the outskirts of Lumberton, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jason Miczek Houses sit in floodwater caused by Hurricane Florence, in this aerial picture, on the outskirts ...

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  3. (Too often) Politics doesn't favor proactive responses by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space

    ... potential path of a storm that had minimal impacts in Virginia but devastated eastern North Carolina. Flooding in Lumberton, North Carolina after Hurricane Florence, CNN photo. The area had been hit similarly two years ago as a result of Hurricane ...

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  4. September 21, 2018 ] DOT: Could be weeks on I-95 NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Robesonian

    According to Andrew Barksdale, a spokesman for the state Department of Transportation, the "guess" is Oct. 10 for the reopening of Interstate 95. The highway, which was flooded during Florence and Hurricane Matthew, is the nation's most traveled. "We can't reopen I-95 in the Lumberton area until all of the floodwaters around the Lumber River have receded, and we can inspect for any damage and make repairs," he said.

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  5. September 21, 2018 ] Animal rescues surpass Matthew NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Robesonian

    ... animal for a friend or loved one, some form of proof of ownership must be provided. In addition to the ASPCA, the Lumberton City Animal Control, Nashville Water Rescue Team and the Canine Global Rescue Unit assisted with rescues. The shelter is open ...

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  6. Church Collects Donations for Hurricane VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WNEP-TV Moosic

    ... items until September 26. Late next week members of the church plan to make the more than 9 hour trip to Lumberton, North Carolina. "They are already on the ground waiting for us we need to get the truck filled as quickly as we possibly can," said ...

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  7. A helping hand: Home Depot employees in Vinings hurricane cleanup kits for North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    ... inside orange Home Depot buckets, were assembled by employees. The kits are now on their way to Wilmington and Lumberton, North Carolina, to be delivered to affected home owners. The deliveries are being made by the nonprofit Convoy of Hope. Did you ...

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  8. When will it end? Florence's floodwaters rising in CarolinasRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... greets volunteers with NC Baptists on Missions and others at Hyde Baptist Church, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in Lumberton, N.C. Cooper thanked volunteers for their time and efforts. "You aren't just touching lives with food, it's your love you're ...

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  9. CSX fought a North Carolina city's desperate attempt to prevent devastating floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    LUMBERTON, N.C. - As Hurricane Florence took aim at the North Carolina coast and threatened to dump extreme amounts of rain across the state, this small city along the Lumber River came up with a desperate plan to prevent getting inundated by floodwaters for the second time in as many years.

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  10. National Guard chief: 'We're America's hometown response force'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... to get troops and equipment and helicopters here," he told soldiers who have been a key part of relief efforts in Lumberton for nearly a week. "We're all postured in support of you." At a Lumberton armory, following a drive across a city divided by ...

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  11. 10 Things to Know for TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | News Times

    Eileen Smith, from Henderson County with the NC Baptists on Missions, prays with Cinta Grice, center, and Helena Hunt at Hyde Baptist Church, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in Lumberton, N.C. The organization set up a feeding station for individuals to walk to or drive up for meals.

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  12. Parts of the Carolinas to remain underwater as river flooding from...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | AccuWeather.com

    ... coal ash from adjacent dump is flowing into the Cape Fear River, Duke Energy says. https://t.co/p0yOjGTcI1 In Lumberton, North Carolina, the Lumber River will crest this weekend and slowly recede there after. However, the level may remain at major ...

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  13. North Carolina residents reckon with lost homes, livelihoods as floodwaters recedeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... also been working about double a normal week's worth of hours - meaning plenty of overtime pay. Inland in Lumberton, which was hard hit by flooding from the Lumber River, Wavon Rogers spent several days after the storm as a civilian volunteer ...

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  14. NC rescuers doing 'everything they can' in Florence aftermathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post and Courier

    Susan Hedgepeth is assisted along with her dog Cooper by members of the U.S. Coast Guard in Lumberton, N.C., Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, following flooding from Hurricane Florence.

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  15. Longmont-based software company helped hospitals keep track of patients during Florence evacuationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | LongmontFYI

    ... patients into the back of a truck on Saturday as they assist emergency workers in evacuating a nursing home in Lumberton, N.C. ( Alex Edelman / AFP / Getty Images ) A Longmont-based software company helped quell the storm for hospital staffs along ...

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  16. The Unexpected Jump In U.S. Natural Gas PricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Forbes.com

    ... More FILE- In this Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, file photo flooded vehicles sit on a closed section of Interstate 95 in Lumberton, N.C., where the Lumber river overflowed following flooding from Hurricane Florence. Navigation apps like Waze are trying to ...

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  17. September 20, 2018 ] Schools flooded with challenges Breaking NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Robesonian

    ... to see how much damage was done. School officials hope to have it repaired and ready to occupy within a month. LUMBERTON - Administrators with the Public Schools of Robeson County, once again challenged by massive flooding from a hurricane, are ...

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  18. City, county to collect items, distribute from same warehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Robesonian

    Robeson County and the city of Lumberton, instead of managing separate sites for the collection and distribution of items to victims of Hurricane Florence, have decided to join hands in that effort. All items should be taken to a 53,000-square-foot warehouse at 2300 N. Cedar St. that was also used during Hurricane Matthew.

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  19. 18K meals served by volunteers for Florence victims at Lumberton ChurchRead the original story

    Thursday | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Hyde Park Baptist Church's parking lot is the site of a massive cooking operation in Lumberton, N.C. and hundreds of people patiently waited in long lines to get there. Cummings told WCNC he's staying at his job location not too far from the church because his home is under water.

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  20. Flooding from Florence filling rivers, roads in southeastern NCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WBTV

    ... ther one," he said of the rain and floodwaters brought by Hurricane Florence. The water will eventually drain from Lumberton and continue moving downstream, into towns like Fair Bluff, which was all was destroyed in Matthew.

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