District 9 Candidates Call for Police Reform — and More

first_imgDarcel Jackson, caterer and formerly homeless app makerThe removal of Mr. Suhr. We have to change the entire culture of the police department. We need to be protected and serve people. We are afraid of the police [who are] not good. If we continue to do things the same way, we will get the same results. That is why I am here [to] change.Edwin Lindo, Vice-President of External Affairs at the Latino Democratic ClubAbsolutely not.The Mayor continues to prove his disregard for the people of San Francisco, especially the poor and communities of color.His $17.5 million in reform is a mockery of the 17 plus days me and the other four members of the Frisco 5 went without food.All the of the money proposed should be invested in our communities — I can’t believe $4.4 million is being invested in a police force that has proven ineffective.The people of San Francisco understand that needed reforms will not come under the current leadership — Chief Suhr must be fired or step down. That is step one.Hillary Ronen, Chief of Staff for Supervisor David CamposI think it’s important that the protestors are allowed to speak for themselves and I would hope that there can be dialogue between the Mayor and not only the protestors, but community members from all over the city on reforms to the police department.I agree with the findings of District Attorney Gascon’s Blue Ribbon police reform panel and believe at a minimum that the following reforms need to be put in place this year. 0% After a review panel found systemic problems within the San Francisco police department and a more than two-week-long hunger strike rallied hundreds to call for the firing of the city’s police chief — a call the majority of candidates for District 9 echoed this month — four supervisors called for Police Chief Greg Suhr to step down late last week.We asked candidates for District 9 to talk about why departmental reforms do not seem to be satisfying those calling for Chief Suhr’s job and what might appease those protesters.Do you think the anger of protesters in the city will be satisfied with the departmental reforms begun by the mayor? If so, what makes you think that? If not, what will appease protesters?Respuestas en español aquí.  Melissa San Miguel, education advocateThis question, instead of focusing on the root cause of the issue, focuses on the protesters. I support their demand to fire Chief Suhr or ask him to resign. We need to remember who this is all for, why the protests were taken up in the first place and not focus on any one or set of individuals. I want to talk about how we can come together as a city and reform our policing culture, not talk about how we are going to appease a group of people. We must keep front-and-center the issue at hand – the importance of ensuring a respectful police culture towards people of color, women and LGBT individuals, the importance of ensuring de-escalation practices are implemented and followed, and the importance of ensuring accountability in our police force. As Supervisor, I will focus on developing policies that will help to improve the lives of the people who need our support.Joshua Arce, civil rights attorney and Community Liaison for Laborers Local 261There is no question that people in the community are angry, recent protests are the result of issues which have taken years to develop, and they are not going to go away overnight.While almost everyone I talk to has a different view about the best path forward, there are some points that all of us agree on. We need reforms and we need them now. There are many of us who would like to see the mayor’s reforms go further, but we support these reforms as the first of many necessary steps.We all want safe streets where everyone in our community feels protected by law enforcement and we need to restore trust between communities of color and our police. I believe that is the ultimate goal for all of the reforms that have been proposed over the past several weeks and indeed the past several years.Iswari España, Training Officer with the San Francisco Human Services AgencyProtesters are dissatisfied with the administration of SFPD. We are asking for the resignation or destitution of the Chief. We want an independent investigative body to look into departmental mishandling of cases involving use of deadly force. In addition, we want the Blue Ribbon Commission findings addressed. The Mayor is not addressing these community concerns.  It is frustrating to hear that instead of a solution, our concerns are seen as irrelevant, and the Mayor magically generates/allocates millions of dollars to address Department issues. Why is no one asking where this funding is coming from? Ironically, our local supervisor only agrees with our concerns if other supervisors take the lead. We want equal representation.43 Questions is a weekly series — started 43 weeks before Election Day — to question the candidates running for District 9 supervisor. Send us questions to info@missionlocal.com and let us know in comments or in an email if you think candidates have answered as asked. center_img I support Tom Ammiano’s call for an Office of Public Advocate, like they have in New York, Portland, and Seattle, or LA’s Inspector General that performs annual investigations into police conduct.I believe that the Office of Citizen Complaints needs to be removed from under the authority of the Mayor and placed under an independent oversight.I support Malia Cohen’s Prop D that requires investigations by the OCC with all officer involved shootings.I believe that the Mayor should begin a search for a Police Chief from outside of our current police department that can make the reforms that are needed to our police department. 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SAINTS are once again holding Speed Camps over the

first_imgSAINTS are once again holding Speed Camps over the October half term.Both events will take place on October 22 to 23 from 9am to 1pm.There will be a Camp for youngsters and a Professional Performance Camp for players in year 10 and 11.The Saints Rugby Speed Camp The camp is for 9-14 year olds and will include:Eight hours of innovative speed and agility training (including lots of game time to practice their speed and agility in match situations).Speed and Agility Assessment.A chance to win several Saints prizes.Professional Performance Camp For Players In Year 10 & 11Learn what it is like to train as a Rugby League Professional and experience the exact skills, drills and support coaching that the Saints first team use.The camp will include:Speed and Agility Training.Video Analysis.Strength and Conditioning.Wrestling Technique.Goal Setting.Nutrition Coaching.Individual Position Specific Skills.Plus, much more! Sign up to gain a practical insight into the Saints professional coaching system and learn what is needed to perform at the elite level.Both camps will take place at the Saints training facility.Visit www.rugbyspeedcamps.co.uk to find out more and reserve your place.There are only a limited amount of places on both camps so sign up now to avoid disappointment.last_img read more

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First Team Match

first_imgFirst half tries from Dom Peyroux, Regan Grace and Theo Fages set Saints on our way before Lachlan Coote and Kevin Naiqama scored second half tries to sink the stubborn Broncos.And the boss admitted in his post match press conference that he was pleased with his team’s attitude and patience in the win.“It was a good game and I was obviously really pleased with the result, Holbrook told reporters. “I said in the week, that I could see why London got promoted to Super League, they are a real hard working team and they did that again tonight.“We were unlucky not to score another four or five tries, but to their credit they kept us out. I want to give our boys a big rap, they can be difficult games these ones and we turned up and gave a real quality performance as we did last week and that is the most pleasing thing for me.”Holbrook admitted London were difficult to plan for given their unorthodox style of play, whilst he also singled out the excellent Theo Fages and Jonny Lomax who impressed in the halves.“I thought we controlled the game really well, in particularly our halves, I thought Theo Fages and Jonny Lomax were outstanding for us tonight. We had to play with a lot of patience because they were deliberately slowing the game down. We got a lot of penalties, but we kept calm in that situation and I thought it was a great performance.“They were hard to play against, he continued. “They are full of trick shots, they come with a lot of plays, right from the start with the short kick off and continued like that. They go with 50/50s and they kick balls in-between no-man’s land and try and force some luck, but I thought we did well to nullify that.“I probably did the biggest lot of video work this week because they were a bit of the unknown and to the players credit I thought they had a real good attitude tonight and put in a good performance.”The boss concluded by praising the newest members of the squad who are slowly finding their feet in a Saints shirt.“It was great to see him [Kevin Naiquama] get a bit more ball in that second half in the space and he is only going to get better the more he settles into our side. Cootey [Lachlan Coote] is getting better every week and Joseph Paulo is too. The more time he can get out there and get used to the combinations the better, so I thought it was really good.”last_img read more

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Highway marker to recognize 1898 Wilmington coup

first_img Earlier today Rep. Deb Butler (D-New Hanover County) tweeted an e-mail from the committee that she told WWAY she received yesterday.This is overdue, but@welcome nonetheless. pic.twitter.com/10GhTDlheF— Deb Butler (@DebButlerHD18) December 29, 2017Butler said in a statement, “A marker or a plaque can’t fix the horrible damage done to the citizens of our community, but public acknowledgment is required for healing to begin.”Related Article: Venezuela’s Guaido takes to streets in military uprisingAccording to the committee’s website, the plaque will be placed on Market Street between 4th and 5th streets in Wilmington. The 1898 Memorial stands just a couple blocks away.The plaque will read:WILMINGTON COUPArmed crowd met, Nov. 10, 1898, at armory here, marched 6 blocks S.E., and burned office of Daily Record, black-owned newspaper edited by Alex Manly. Violence left up to 60 blacks dead. Led to overthrow of the city government and the installation of coup leader Alfred Moore Waddell as mayor. “Race riot” was part of a state-wide political campaign based on calls for white supremacy & exploitation of racial tensions.In 1898 white supremacists overthrew the city’s government and forced black leaders from Wilmington in what historians consider the only successful coup d’etat in American history. The riots started after an editorial by Alex Manly, a black newspaper editor. Rioters eventually burned down his office. In 1994, a historical marker honoring Manly was placed on 3rd Street between Nun and Church streets in Wilmington.In 2000, the General Assembly established the 1898 Wilmington Race Riot Commission. According to the commission’s website, its goal was “to develop a historical record of the event and to assess the economic impact of the riot on African Americans locally and across the region and state.” The commission issued a final report in 2006. The General Assembly adopted a resolution acknowledging the commission’s findings in 2007. Love and Charity Hall in Wilmington during the 1898 race riots. (Photo: New Hanover County Public Library) WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — A new highway historical marker will mark a dark period in North Carolina’s history that happened right here in Wilmington more than a century ago.Last week the North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program Advisory Committee approved the sign marking the 1898 coup and race riots in the Port City.- Advertisement – last_img read more

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Bridge to Bridge Torch Run raises money for Special Olympics

first_img They ran for five miles from WPD headquarters to the end of the Riverwalk and the runners say this is only possible thanks to the collaborative effort.“It helps the community raise funds for our very special Olympians. They can go and participate and just have a great time because it’s those athletes that look forward to this every year. And law enforcement, we just want to give something back. You know, it’s not all about fighting crime. We do care about the community we serve and so we just want to help everybody else make a difference,” said Assistant Chief of Police Jim Varrone.People pledged $50 in honor of this year being the 50th anniversary of the Special Olympics. Bridge to Bridge Torch Run raises money for Special Olympics(Photo: Basil John/WWAY) WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Members of the community got together with law enforcement over the weekend to support the Special Olympics with the Bridge to Bridge Torch Run.The Wilmington Police Department, New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office, and UNCW Police carried the Flame of Hope, a torch symbolizing courage and celebrates diversity uniting communities.- Advertisement – last_img read more

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Pet Pals 5monthold hound mix looking for love

first_img He doesn’t have a name but shelter staff describes him as a busy bee! He is naturally playful, curious and trusting. He’s looking for an owner who will love to take him on walks and who he can curl up with at night. This puppy is externally motivated.To meet him, head to New Hanover County Animal Services. County residents can adopt for $70.Meet and greets are required for a home with other dogs.Related Article: Pet Pals: Meet AdamAdoption hours are Monday-Friday 11 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. and Saturday 8 a.m. to Noon. To see more pets available for adoption, click here. NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — There’s a sweet little pup at New Hanover County Animal Services looking for a fur-ever home.Meet this week’s Pet Pal. He is a five-month-old Plott Hound/Treeing Walker Coonhound mix.- Advertisement – last_img read more

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Asst WPD chief retires interim replacement announced

first_img In an internal memo, it was announced Monday that Deputy Chief Donny Williams has been chosen to replace Assistant Police Chief James Varrone.Chief Varrone has chosen to retired from the Wilmington Police Department.Varrone has been instrumental in community involvement and known for providing cool treats with the Frozen Five-O ice cream truck.Related Article: Wilmington man allegedly rapes woman at gunpointCongratulations are in order for Interim Assistant Police Chief Williams who has been with the department for 27 years and has worked with youth as a role model. James Varrone and Donny Williams (Photo: WPD) WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Some changes are happening at the Wilmington Police Department.WWAY has learned the assistant police chief is retiring and another is getting promoted.- Advertisement – last_img read more

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Tropical Depression 3 forms off NC coast

first_img The depression is slowly moving toward the north-northwest. The depression is forecast to meander of well offshore of the coast of North Carolina through Monday.The depression could become a tropical storm Saturday. A reconnaissance plane is scheduled to investigate the cyclone Saturday.According to the National Hurricane Center, those along the North Carolina and South Carolina coasts should monitor the progress of this system during the next several days.The next named storm would be Chris.IMPACTS: We could see rough surf and the potential for strong rip currents through the weekend into next week. Boaters will need to watch out for steep waves at inlet entrances. Otherwise, no direct impacts from the tropical disturbance are anticipated through Mon.Hurricane Beryl formed early Friday morning in the deep Atlantic. This is the first hurricane for the season.Click here for more in the WWAY Hurricane Center. 00:00 00:00 spaceplay / pause qunload | stop ffullscreenshift + ←→slower / faster ↑↓volume mmute ←→seek  . seek to previous 12… 6 seek to 10%, 20% … 60% Nice and quiet weather for the last weekend in July!3:26Tropical Update w/ Chief Meteorologist Scott Dean0:46WWAY 2019 Hurricane Special Part 17:30WWAY 2019 Hurricane Special Part 25:41WWAY 2019 Hurricane Special Part 34:07WWAY 2019 Hurricane Special Part 44:03NOAA releases 2019 hurricane season forecast0:48Hurricane Preparedness Week: Building your emergency kit3:452018 Hurricane Special Part 18:172018 Hurricane Special Part 24:412018 Hurricane Special Part 33:172018 Hurricane Special Part 45:192017 Hurricane Special: “Matthew’s Mark”20:392017 Cape Fear Preparedness & Safety Expo3:582016 Hurricane Special20:46XColor SettingsAaAaAaAaTextBackgroundOpacity SettingsTextOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundSemi-TransparentOpaqueTransparentFont SettingsSize||TypeSerif MonospaceSerifSans Serif MonospaceSans SerifCasualCursiveSmallCapsResetSave Settings WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — We are well into the 2018 Atlantic Hurricane season and things are heating up.Tropical Depression Three formed a few hundred miles east-southeast of the North Carolina coast Friday afternoon.- Advertisement – last_img read more

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Rep Ted Davis examines new task force equipment

first_img He is credited with securing the $2.3 million for the New Hanover County team.It is one of seven state-sponsored search and rescue teams across North Carolina.“What is really good about today is being to come out and see the equipment that is being used that was purchased with that money and will be purchased with that money. For instance, Fayetteville came down and brought some equipment that will now be purchased and the city of Wilmington will have it down here. And it just amazes me,” said Davis.Related Article: CFCC to launch Human Services Technology Substance Abuse degree programTo show their appreciation, sponsoring chiefs presented Davis with a plaque. NEW HANOVER COUNTY (WWAY) — After lobbying for more than two years to get funding for the state Search and Rescue team, New Hanover County representative Ted Davis saw firsthand Tuesday how the money will be spent.Davis met with team members and checked out some of the equipment used in disaster situations.- Advertisement – last_img read more

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Dont play games with it Florence takes aim at Carolinas

first_img00:00 00:00 html5: Video file not foundhttps://cdn.field59.com/WWAY/f709125d95e0bf77cc67271534fb096377bcab41_fl9-720p.mp4 spaceplay / pause qunload | stop ffullscreenshift + ←→slower / faster ↑↓volume mmute ←→seek  . seek to previous 12… 6 seek to 10%, 20% … 60% Surf City will not resume dune restoration until November2:24Gov. Cooper tours Fair Bluff Fire Station, talks hurricane recovery0:55School supply giveaway aims to help those affected by Florence1:41Northside Pool repairs almost complete0:30Support the Port among winners of disaster recovery grant0:56Vet receives a free roof after losing one to Florence0:55HOPE NC INTERVIEW3:25Hampstead woman loses home in Florence, surprised with help 10 months later2:04Tropical Integrated Warning Team meeting helps agencies prepare during hurricane season1:56US 421 bridge work continues after Florence washout0:47Teens help those affected by Hurricane Florence, Matthew2:08Florence victims face 100-degree days in FEMA trailers1:04Volunteers desperately needed to assist with building efforts after Hurricane Florence3:39Hurricane shifts sand in coastal waters, could increase swimming threats2:13First responders join WARM in hurricane recovery efforts0:59Oak Island Pier set to reopen Wednesday0:25Oceanic Restaurant ready to dive in on Mother’s Day0:30Possible return date for Jervay community released2:18New Hanover Schools hourly employees won’t get paid for five days2:14Hurricane Recovery round table gives residents access to mroe help post-Florence2:10Brunswick Town Historic Site museum reopens Saturday1:00Wilmington man meets paramedics who saved his life hours before hurricane2:20Rep. David Rouzer talks Mueller report, storm recovery4:24Spruce up your yard at annual spring plant sale in Burgaw0:47RESIDE Disaster Relief Shelter holds rubbon cutting0:54Students say “Thank you” to first responders1:25AG sues Florida tree removal company for alleged price gouging in Wilmington2:14’Cross Creek Hero’ continues to lend a helping hand2:17USO shows appreciation to the coast guard, shutdown, hurricane0:52Proposed tax credit could assist repairs for historic homes in disaster zones2:04Two New Hanover schools to move into new buildings next month1:26NC students write book about experience with Hurricane Florence1:22Luncheon highlights ’growth and transformation’ in downtown Wilmington0:32Gov. Roy Cooper says downtown Wilmington ’revitalized’ after Florence2:02Community rolls together to get topsail beach skating rink back open after storm1:36Cape Fear Garden Club plants the seed for Airlie Gardens’ Florence recovery0:57Wilmington firefighters honored for rescue during Hurricane Florence1:50Rep. David Rouzer talks rebuilding damaged dike in Bladen County1:40Fix to Kelly dike system still in limbo following community conversation2:13Neighbors fight to stop construction of ’essential’ hospital water system2:31County, city still waiting on millions in Florence reimbursement1:51Wilmington Mayor Bill Saffo talks Florence recovery 6 months after storm1:51Boiling Spring Lakes: Only 40% of recovery completed since historic hurricane2:26Owner moves to new location after Florence wipes out iconic restaurant1:06Pender community surfs its way to recovery months after storm1:27ONLY ON WWAY: Gov. Cooper gives recovery update six months post-Florence7:42’This is a miracle’: Whitestocking community gets help to rebuild church2:19Bethlehem Baptist Church is on the road to recovery after Florence1:22800+ Pender students still displaced several months after historic hurricane1:58Are some homes worth the renovation after Hurricane Florence?1:17Free seeds offer easier start to families replanting0:54Cape Fear Volunteer Center needs help moving Florence survivors into new homes0:53Florence survivor finds new housing, not out of the woods yet0:31Rebuild continues almost 6 months since Hurricane Florence1:35Rebuild continues almost 6 months since Hurricane Florence2:19Florence destroys Pender County farm, help comes from across country2:07How can we improve for next time? Pender reviews storm response to Florence1:40USS Battleship North Carolina continues to battle Mother Nature1:54Will Carolina Beach businesses reopen in time for start of season?2:05FEMA assistance starts to end, Florence victims still without homes2:07New Hanover County issues Hurricane Florence after action report1:22Veteran forced out of garage after Florence moves into camper0:31Gov. Cooper proposes funding aimed to help schools recovering from Florence1:44Florence clean up efforts ongoing1:54Pender Co. ends Hurricane Florence state of emergency0:16Volunteers needed to clean up Ev-Henwood Nature Preserve in Leland0:30University breaks ground on new student housing0:57Topsail Island is back open post-Florence1:38Barfield: ’State of the county is strong’2:17Habitat breaks ground on 4 new homes in Wilmington0:54Volunteer attorneys could help homeowners denied help from FEMA4:06Pro bono FEMA clinic for those affected by Hurricane Florence4:06First ever pender county state of education and economy held in burgaw1:52Wrightsville Beach restaurant closed since Florence starts rehiring staff0:53Hurricane Florence victims can still apply for disaster mitigation0:55Are you ready for breakfast?1:00Historic grounds reopens after shutdown1:27Hurricane Florence recovery summit brings survivors together1:31New Wrightsville Beach school planned with storms, floods in mind0:33TX official offers affordable housing advice after experiencing Hurricane Harvey1:04Whitestocking residents welcome truckload of donations from Pennsylvania3:06FEMA hosting meeting to address flood mitigation questions, concerns3:39University still repairing classrooms and apartments four months after hurricane0:30Cooper to Trump: End shutdown so NC can rebuild after Hurricane Florence0:33Experts say affordable housing is in more trouble following Florence0:58Stranger drives across country to reunite NC boy fighting cancer with his dog2:19Will a $2M flood plan save the Battleship North Carolina parking lot?1:05Woman says Florence damage is severely affecting her health1:54When you can learn more about applying for buyouts on flood-prone homes0:25Pender County students to receive free meals through January 310:20Animal aid group says majority of supplies lost after theft1:02Duke energy wants customers to help with $760m storm cost0:44Find out how you can help the environment by getting rid of your Christmas tree1:02New study researches how Hurricane Florence could have impacted pregnancies2:16Ward gives back to his community during the holidays1:32Gov. Cooper reflects on efforts to rebuild following Hurricane Florence3:14Gov. Cooper: 2018 was a tough year for North Carolina2:37Man designs ornaments made from Florence debris0:38Businesses team up to host Hurricane Florence recovery fundraiser0:56Rain lowers ’Christmas on the Square’ turnout0:54XColor SettingsAaAaAaAaTextBackgroundOpacity SettingsTextOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundSemi-TransparentOpaqueTransparentFont SettingsSize||TypeSerif MonospaceSerifSans Serif MonospaceSans SerifCasualCursiveSmallCapsResetSave Settings WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — People who thought they were relatively safe from the onslaught of Hurricane Florence began boarding up and Georgia’s governor declared a state of emergency Wednesday as uncertainty over the path of the monster storm spread worry along the Southeastern coast.Closing in with terrifying winds of 125 mph (205 kph) and potentially catastrophic rain and storm surge, Florence is expected to blow ashore Saturday morning along the North Carolina-South Carolina line, the National Hurricane Center said.- Advertisement – While some of the computer forecasting models conflicted, the latest projections more or less showed the storm shifting southward and westward in a way that suddenly put more of South Carolina in danger and imperiled Georgia, too.At the White House, President Donald Trump urged people to “get out of its way.”“Don’t play games with it. It’s a big one,” he said.Related Article: Rep. Rouzer talks disaster aid for CarolinasWith the change in the forecast, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal issued an emergency declaration for the entire state to ease regulations on trucks hauling gasoline and relief supplies, and asked people to pray for those in Florence’s path. North and South Carolina and Virginia declared emergencies earlier in the week.The shift in the projected track had areas that once thought they were out of range worried. In South Carolina, Beaufort County Emergency Management Division Commander Neil Baxley told residents they need to prepare again for the worst just in case.“We’ve had our lessons. Now it might be time for the exam,” Baxley said late in the morning.As of 2 p.m., the Category 3 storm was centered 435 miles (700 kilometers) southeast of Wilmington, moving at 16 mph (26 kph), with the potential for 1 to 3 feet of rain in places — enough to touch off catastrophic flooding inland and an environmental disaster, too, if the water inundates the region’s many industrial waste sites and hog manure ponds.The hurricane center’s projected track had Florence hovering off the southern North Carolina coast starting Thursday night before finally blowing ashore. That could punish a longer stretch of coastline, and for a longer period of time, than previously thought.The trend is “exceptionally bad news,” said University of Miami hurricane researcher Brian McNoldy, since it “smears a landfall out over hundreds of miles of coastline, most notably the storm surge.”If some of the computer projections hold, “it’s going to come roaring up to the coast Thursday night and say, ‘I’m not sure I really want to do this, and I’ll just take a tour of the coast and decide where I want to go inland,’” said Jeff Masters, meteorology director of the private Weather Underground forecasting service.As of Tuesday, about 1.7 million people in North and South Carolina and Virginia were under warnings to evacuate the coast, and hurricane watches and warnings extended across an area with about 5.4 million residents. Cars and trucks full of people and belongings streamed inland.“This is not going to be a glancing blow,” warned Jeff Byard, an administrator with the Federal Emergency Management Agency. “This is going to be a Mike Tyson punch to the Carolina coast.”Florence could strengthen some over open water and then weaken as it nears land, but the difference won’t make it any less dangerous, forecaster Stacy Stewart wrote in a National Hurricane Center discussion.With South Carolina’s beach towns more in the bull’s-eye because of the shifting forecast, Ohio vacationers Chris and Nicole Roland put off their departure from North Myrtle Beach to get the maximum amount of time on the sand. Most other beachgoers were long done.“It’s been really nice,” Nicole Roland said. “Also, a little creepy. You feel like you should have already left.”For many of those under evacuation orders, getting out of harm’s way has proved difficult, as airlines canceled flights and motorists had a hard time finding gas.Michelle Stober loaded up valuables at her home on Wrightsville Beach to drive back to her primary residence in Cary, North Carolina.“This morning I drove around for an hour looking for gas in Cary. Everyone was sold out,” she said.last_img read more

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