Story by Leslie Huffman, photo of Bogue Inet Pier on Emerald Isle by Zach Frailey.
Cary, NC – Mercifully, we were spared in Cary from much of damage caused by Hurricane Irene. Was the storm over-hyped by the media? You wouldn’t think so if you lived in Dare County or New Bern. Has Irene veered 50 miles west, things could have have been much worse. As it was, tens of thousands of people lost power in Wake County.
Early warning, government preparedness and little luck spared us this time around. Now it’s time to weather the after-storm. Read more