Drought update: Here’s the latest on water restrictions and burn bans

Restrictions on water usage and outdoor burning are now in place around the southeastern part of North Carolina as drought conditions look like they will persist at least into next week. WILMINGTON — Yesterday the federal drought mapping agency declared a “moderate drought” for Brunswick, New Hanover, and Pender counties. County and local government have … Continue reading Drought update: Here’s the latest on water restrictions and burn bans