Evacuations

Power company lineman work to restore power after a tornado hit Emerald Isle, N.C. as Hurricane Dorian moved up the East coast on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Tom Copeland)
September 05, 2019 - 1:27 pm
OCRAKOKE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Dorian (all times local): 1:25 p.m. Another death is being blamed on Hurricane Dorian , which is raking the Carolinas with wind and rain. A Florida medical examiner says a 38 year-old landscaper was electrocuted Saturday while trimming trees in...
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Power company lineman work to restore power after a tornado hit Emerald Isle, N.C. as Hurricane Dorian moved up the East coast on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Tom Copeland)
September 05, 2019 - 1:07 pm
OCRAKOKE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Dorian (all times local): 1:05 p.m. No one will be able to enter one Outer Banks county in North Carolina as Hurricane Dorian approaches. Officials say in a news release that there'll be no access to Dare County starting at 8 p.m. Thursday. In addition...
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William Ellinge, of Murrells Inlet, S.C., takes photos of waves crashing on the shore in Myrtle Beach, S.C., Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, as Hurricane Dorian moves north off the coast. (Ken Ruinard/The Independent-Mail via AP)
September 05, 2019 - 12:48 pm
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Hurricane Dorian raked the Carolina coast with howling, window-rattling winds and sideways rain Thursday, spinning off tornadoes and knocking out power to more than 200,000 homes and businesses as it pushed northward toward the dangerously exposed Outer Banks. Leaving at...
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Power company lineman work to restore power after a tornado hit Emerald Isle, N.C. as Hurricane Dorian moved up the East coast on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Tom Copeland)
September 05, 2019 - 12:29 pm
OCRAKOKE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Dorian (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Officials with the City of Charleston say nearly 150 trees have been toppled as the area gets pummeled by Hurricane Dorian's winds and rain. The South Carolina city also says 108 roads are closed in Charleston, 26...
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Power company lineman work to restore power after a tornado hit Emerald Isle, N.C. as Hurricane Dorian moved up the East coast on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Tom Copeland)
September 05, 2019 - 12:16 pm
OCRAKOKE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Dorian (all times local): 11:25 a.m. People are hunkering down on the Outer Banks of North Carolina, preparing for what could be a direct hit from Hurricane Dorian. Access is the main problem: Ocracoke Island is reachable only by ferries, and while...
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William Ellinge, of Murrells Inlet, S.C., takes photos of waves crashing on the shore in Myrtle Beach, S.C., Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, as Hurricane Dorian moves north off the coast. (Ken Ruinard/The Independent-Mail via AP)
September 05, 2019 - 11:57 am
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Hurricane Dorian raked the Carolina coast with howling, window-rattling winds and sideways rain Thursday, spinning off tornadoes and knocking out power to more than 200,000 homes and businesses as it pushed northward toward the dangerously exposed Outer Banks. Leaving at...
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Gordon and Dina Reynolds, with their 11-year-old granddaughter, Abby, sit on cots in the hall way of the North Myrtle Beach High School that is currently being used as a Red Cross evacuation shelter Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019 in North Myrtle Beach, S.C. Weakened but still deadly, Hurricane Dorian crept up the Southeastern coast of the United States and millions were ordered to evacuate as forecasters said near-record levels of seawater and rain could inundate Georgia and the Carolinas. (Jason Lee/The Sun News via AP)
September 05, 2019 - 11:31 am
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Hurricane Dorian raked the coastal Carolinas with howling, window-rattling winds and sideways rain Thursday, spinning off tornadoes and knocking out power to more than 200,000 homes and businesses as it pushed northward toward the dangerously exposed Outer Banks. Leaving at...
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A customer walks out of The Tidal Market III convenience store in Wilmington, N.C, on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. Hurricane Dorian was expected to brush just off the coast of the area (AP Photo/Jeffrey Collins)
September 05, 2019 - 11:09 am
ABACO, Bahamas (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Dorian (all times local): 11 a.m. Dorian's maximum sustained winds have dropped slightly to 110 mph (175 kmh), making it once again a Category 2 hurricane. That's still strong enough to cause damage along the coast of the Carolinas, where the storm is...
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Rains and wind pelt Charleston, S.C., early on the morning of Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, as Hurricane Dorian enters the area. Hurricane Dorian has begun raking the Southeast U.S. seaboard, threatening to inundate low-lying coasts from Georgia to southwest Virginia with a dangerous storm surge after its deadly mauling of the Bahamas. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)
September 05, 2019 - 10:50 am
ABACO, Bahamas (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Dorian (all times local): 10:45 a.m. North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper warned residents that extensive damage is expected at the coast regardless of whether Hurricane Dorian makes landfall. Cooper said Thursday morning at a news conference that the...
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US Army National Guard Pvt. Christopher Zambuto, left, and Specialist Jermaris Hamilton assemble cots in a shelter for Hurricane Dorian evacuees inside the old Sears location at Northgate Mall, on Wednesday, Sep. 4, 2019, in Durham, NC. (Casey Toth/The News & Observer via AP)
September 05, 2019 - 9:15 am
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Re-energized at 115 mph, Hurricane Dorian raked the Southeastern U.S. coast with howling, window-rattling winds and sideways rain Thursday, knocking out power to more than 200,000 homes and businesses as it pushed northward toward North Carolina's dangerously exposed Outer...
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