Tuesday, ABC11 Together and the American Red Cross teamed up for a Hurricane Florence Relief Drive, raising about $243,842. Though the phone donations are over, click here to donate. Overnight, more than 15,000 people evacuated across the impacted region. Including at least 14,200 people in 137 shelters in North Carolina, and 819 people in 9 shelters […]

The major cell phone companies are providing some free services due to Hurricane Florence’s devestation in our area. AT&T: We are automatically issuing credits and waiving additional charges from September 11 through September 25 to provide unlimited talk, text, and data access for AT&T wireless and AT&T PREPAID customers in the areas affected most by the […]

The Triangle is feeling the effects of Hurricane Florence right now. The storm hit land as a Category 1 hurricane early Friday morning. Weather officials have issued a Flash Flood Warning for Wake and Franklin counties until 7:45pm. Tornado Warnings that were issued in Nash, Franklin, and Edgecomb counties have expired.

With Hurricane Florence heading our way in the next day or so, here are some things that you shouldn’t forget about according to ready.gov Water – one gallon of water per person per day for at least three days, for drinking and sanitation Food – at least a three-day supply of non-perishable food Battery-powered or […]

A power outage can be as soon as an hour, but while you wait until the lights come back on , get creative; play some games with the family. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Play cards: Really the only card games that matter are Uno,  Spades (you better know how to play), Black Card Revoke […]

Here is a listing of school closings for the area. We will keep you updated with all closings and delays due to Hurricane Florence. Afton Nature School – Chapel Hill – Closed Thursday. Bal Perazim Academy (Cumberland) – Closed noon Wed through Fri. Barton College (Wilson) – Closing at noon Wed. Carter Community School (Durham) […]


Tune into K 97.5 for any updates on Hurricane Florence N.C. EMERGENCY INFORMATION & REPORTS English & Spanish: (888) 835-9966 Hearing Impaired: (800) 735-8262 American Red Cross Triangle Area Phone: (919) 231-1602 Rocky Mount Phone: (252) 977-1720 Wilson Phone: (252) 237-2171 NC Emergency Management: 919-825-2500 ReadyNC.org County Emergency Management Link: https://www.ncdps.gov/Emergency-Management/EM-Community/Directories GAS LEAKS PSNC 1-877-776-2427. […]