Fair Bluff Coverage
The Town of Fair Bluff is located in Columbus County, North Carolina. The Lumber River runs along the western border of Fair Bluff.
In the aftermath of Hurricane Florence in September 2018, the Lumber River engulfed the town of Fair Bluff. The flooding reached multiple businesses and churches.
The second anniversary of Hurricane Matthew brings uncertainty to Fair Bluff
After experiencing the historic flooding of Hurricane Florence, the second anniversary of Hurricane Matthew's landfall in North Carolina brings about feelings of uncertainty for the residents of Fair Bluff, N.C.
Florence flooding photos from Fair Bluff, in Columbus County
Hurricane Florence swept the Lumber River out of its banks in Columbus County, engulfing the town of Fair Bluff. The town was heavily flooded and damaged two years ago in 2016 during Hurricane Matthew. Photos courtesy of Jody Johnson.
After Hurricane Matthew: Fair Bluff, N.C.
Photographer Jody Johnson captured his hometown in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew in 2016. Flooding devastated the small Columbus County town of about 1,000 residents.