Florence-weary South Carolina could get more record flooding
Florence-weary South Carolina could get more record flooding

Hurricane Florence is still wearing out the Carolinas, where residents have endured an agonizing week of violent winds, torrential rain, widespread flooding, power outages and death.

2 patients drown as van swept into floodwaters
2 patients drown as van swept into floodwaters

Two female detainees have drowned when a van was swept away in rising South Carolina flood waters.

Florence death toll climbs to 37; Trump visits stricken area
Florence death toll climbs to 37; Trump visits stricken area

Food and water handouts are beginning in the North Carolina city of Wilmington, which is still mostly cut off by floodwaters from Hurricane Florence.

Fate of FEMA leader in doubt as Florence cleanup continues
Fate of FEMA leader in doubt as Florence cleanup continues

Fate of FEMA leader is in doubt over ethics questions as Florence cleanup continues in Carolinas.

Feds: Man stole hurricane victim's IDs as part of $8M scam
Feds: Man stole hurricane victim's IDs as part of $8M scam

A Maryland man is accused of stealing hurricane victim's identities as part what the Secret Service describes as an $8 million effort to scam a Federal Emergency Management Agency program.

3.4 million poultry, 5,500 hogs drowned in Florence flooding
3.4 million poultry, 5,500 hogs drowned in Florence flooding

About 1.7 million chickens have been killed in flooding from Florence as rising North Carolina rivers swamped at least 60 farm buildings where the animals were being raised for market, according to a major poultry producer.

Hamilton Co. dispatchers assisting in North Carolina
Hamilton Co. dispatchers assisting in North Carolina

Hamilton County 911 dispatchers are answering the call for help in North Carolina.

Hurricane rating system fails to account for deadly rain
Hurricane rating system fails to account for deadly rain

Several meteorologists and disaster experts say Florence highlights a problem with the way hurricane danger is rated.

UPDATE: FEMA postpones 'Presidential Alert' system test
UPDATE: FEMA postpones 'Presidential Alert' system test

Experts expressed little concern that the wireless emergency alerts could be used for political purposes.

Team from Athens Utilities Board helping with Florence recovery
Team from Athens Utilities Board helping with Florence recovery

The team is in Fayetteville and before that they were helping in Greenville, North Carolina to help repair power outages caused by Florence.

Emergency crews throw supply lifeline to isolated Wilmington
Emergency crews throw supply lifeline to isolated Wilmington

Catastrophic flooding from Florence spreads across the Carolinas with one city virtually cut off by the deluge and the vast storm system now over several states.

UPDATE: Red Cross opens shelter for Florence evacuees
UPDATE: Red Cross opens shelter for Florence evacuees

As of Monday morning, nine evacuees from North Carolina are staying at the local Red Cross shelter at the Brainerd Youth and Family Development Center. 

The Latest: Child swept away by floodwaters
The Latest: Child swept away by floodwaters

A train has derailed in North Carolina, but it's not clear whether it was storm-related.

National Guard uses heat-seeking camera to find, rescue those trapped by rising water
National Guard uses heat-seeking camera to find, rescue those trapped by rising water

A rescue team flew over Lenoir County in a search-and-rescue mission as floodwaters continued to rise in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence.

The Latest: Forecast: Florence threat continues overnight
The Latest: Forecast: Florence threat continues overnight

The National Hurricane Center says that "catastrophic" freshwater flooding is expected over portions of the Carolinas as Hurricane Florence inches closer to the U.S. East Coast.

UPDATE: Florence kills 9 and batters N.C. agricultural town with relentless rain
UPDATE: Florence kills 9 and batters N.C. agricultural town with relentless rain

'This is an uninvited brute that just won't leave,' said North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper.

Local fire agencies to deploy to Carolinas to help with Florence relief
Local fire agencies to deploy to Carolinas to help with Florence relief

Firefighters from several areas, including McMinn County and the city of Athens, will make up the 37-member team.

WATCH LIVE: FEMA update on Hurricane Florence
WATCH LIVE: FEMA update on Hurricane Florence

The eye of the storm passed over the coast near Wrightsville Beach, northeast of Wilmington, at 7:15 a.m. ET, the National Hurricane Center said.

'Threat becomes reality': Florence begins days of rain, wind
'Threat becomes reality': Florence begins days of rain, wind

Time nearly up to get out of the way of Hurricane Florence, a monster of a storm that has a region of more than 10 million people in its sights.

UPDATE: Local shelter helping house displaced hurricane dogs
UPDATE: Local shelter helping house displaced hurricane dogs

HES Executive Director Bob Citrullo is expecting up to 80 dogs at some point, with 20 of them arriving Thursday night.

The Latest: Myrtle Beach like a ghost town
The Latest: Myrtle Beach like a ghost town

The Latest on Hurricane Florence (all times local):

Local Airbnb hosts opening homes to Hurricane Florence evacuees
Local Airbnb hosts opening homes to Hurricane Florence evacuees

A stay that usually costs $199 per night will now be free of charge through Airbnb's open homes program.

TODAY's meteorologists explain the science of Hurricane Florence to kids
TODAY's meteorologists explain the science of Hurricane Florence to kids

Finally, you can answer the question, 'but WHY is there a hurricane?'

Georgia's governor declares state of emergency for all counties
Georgia's governor declares state of emergency for all counties

Georgia is now under a state of emergency after Governor Nathan Deal issued an emergency declaration for all 159 counties ahead of Hurricane Florence.

MTSU-Georgia game kickoff time moved due to Hurricane Florence
MTSU-Georgia game kickoff time moved due to Hurricane Florence

The game was scheduled to begin at 7:15 p.m. ET, but it will now start at noon ET.

Georgia state parks open for Hurricane Florence evacuees
Georgia state parks open for Hurricane Florence evacuees

Campsites are available at no charge for people seeking a place to stay.

Speedways, makeshift shelters offer rest to storm evacuees
Speedways, makeshift shelters offer rest to storm evacuees

Some of the Southerners escaping Hurricane Florence have found refuge in makeshift shelters, including campgrounds at three of the nation's largest motor speedways.

Erlanger and local churches ready to help Hurricane Florence evacuees
Erlanger and local churches ready to help Hurricane Florence evacuees

Local churches are setting up pop-up shelters for evacuees and one of Erlanger's Life Force teams is ready to take off when needed.

What the Tech? Zello app allows communication among storm victims when phone lines are down
What the Tech? Zello app allows communication among storm victims when phone lines are down

Apps such as "What's App" and "Twitter" can be good for communicating with loved ones, but there's a walkie-talkie app called Zello that's a better solution during emergency situations.

UT offering free football tickets to Hurricane Florence evacuees
UT offering free football tickets to Hurricane Florence evacuees

Residents of North Carolina and South Carolina counties under evacuation orders may claim tickets for themselves and their immediate families beginning at 8:30 a.m. ET on Saturday, Sept. 15.

Evacuate or stay? For nursing homes in storm's path, the decision isn't easy
Evacuate or stay? For nursing homes in storm's path, the decision isn't easy

"You’re damned if you do and you’re damned if you don’t," said a researcher who found evacuating increases the likelihood of death 90 days after a storm.

TVA preparing for Hurricane Florence near and far
TVA preparing for Hurricane Florence near and far

From Chattanooga to the East Coast, TVA is ready and waiting but hoping for the best.

Local utility workers head to North Carolina ahead of Hurricane Florence
Local utility workers head to North Carolina ahead of Hurricane Florence

Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative heads to help utility workers prepare ahead of Hurricane Florence.

Hurricane Florence could bring 24 hours of hurricane conditions to Carolinas
Hurricane Florence could bring 24 hours of hurricane conditions to Carolinas

Federal officials said about 1.7 million people in North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia have been warned to evacuate ahead of the hurricane.

Waffle House Storm Center activates for Florence
Waffle House Storm Center activates for Florence

Even FEMA tracks the "Waffle House" index. The chain is now watching for Hurricane Florence

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