Be There When Lightning Strikes

Tags

Set your text size: A A A

Search Results

Henderson County News

Schools closed, 'tremendous amount of wrecks' on dangerous black ice

 Locked  Comments

Black ice made roads treacherous, closed schools and caused "a tremendous amount of wrecks" throughout Henderson County early Wednesday.   Read Story »

Tags: winter 2018-19 | ice storms

Henderson County News

Power outages climb but Duke projects restoration today

 Locked  Comments

A windstorm knocked out power to more than 1,600 homes and businesses in Henderson County on Sunday and wind gusts as high as 50 mph could continue to batter the area through Monday morning.   Read Story »

Tags: windstorm | winter 2018-19 | ice storms

Henderson County News

Most homes have power back; 1,000 still in the dark

 Locked  Comments

More than 6,000 Duke Energy customers remained without power on Monday morning, with the largest outages caused by the weekend ice storm in the Kanuga, Tuxedo and Spartan Heights areas, officials said. Utility crews got the power back on to 14,000 homes and businesses on Sunday, when there was a high of 20,800 outages at noon, and with reinforcements on the ground today officials expect substantial progress getting 6,138 customers back up. By nightfall, the number of outages was down to 1,011.   Read Story »

Tags: snowstorms | winter | winter 2018-19 | ice storms