At 10: 'You need to come through with it:' Zebulon father said Trump offered $25,000 after son's death — A Gold Star family spoke to WRAL reporter Ken Smith tonight about an interaction with President Donald Trump following their son's death in Afghanistan. Sgt. Dillon Baldridge's father said the president offered the family $25,000, which they never received.
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.