Belk CEO to step down next month — Tim Belk, the chief executive officer of the department store chain, will step down from the position in July, Belk's board of directors announced Wednesday. He will be succeeded by Lisa Harper, who previously served as CEO of Hot Topic.
Published: 2012-10-09 19:05:15
Updated: 2012-10-09 19:05:15
Posted October 9, 2012
Halifax County native Jamie Rhome, who works as a storm surge specialist for the National Hurricane Center, spoke at the North Carolina Emergency Management Center in Raleigh Tuesday, urging officials not to focus solely on the category of a storm when making preparations.
Category 1 and 2 hurricanes can still cause major damage, flooding and storm surge, Rhome said.