Deandre Blevins on the East squad's 20-3 All-Star win
West Johnston High School graduate Deandre Blevins talks about the East squad's 20-3 win Wednesday night in the annual N.C. Coaches Association All-Star Football Game played at Jamieson Stadium in Greensboro on Wednesday, July 20, 2016.
Deep water causes dangerous driving conditions on Highway 50 near I-95 in downtown Benson, N.C. as heavy rains from Hurricane Matthew dumped several inches in the area. Warning: Do not drive on flooded roads.
Hurricane Matthew didn't discriminate in its destruction and Smithfield Councilman Perry Harris was one of those affected. His warehouse wholesale business was flooded but family, friends and the community turned out to help.
Hurricane Matthew flooding caused a complete collapse of Smith Road in Johnston County and several partial washouts of the road. A vehicle remained stranded in the rubble more than a week after the storm.
In Johnston County, the Neuse River at Smithfield exceeded its 15-foot flood stage Tuesday and continued to rise, reaching nearly 25 feet Wednesday afternoon. At 23 feet, the river flooded Hospital and Buffalo roads and cut off the town water trea