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Curfews in southeastern North Carolina

An oak tree was uprooted in front of a home in southeastern North Carolina as Hurricane Florence roared onto land. (Source: Tiffany Brown) An oak tree was uprooted in front of a home in southeastern North Carolina as Hurricane Florence roared onto land. (Source: Tiffany Brown)
BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) -

With Hurricane Florence soaking southeastern North Carolina, several counties and towns across the region have issued curfews.

NEW HANOVER COUNTY

New Hanover County and the City of Wilmington have adjusted the daily curfew to 10 p.m. until 6 a.m. This amendment also includes the restriction of alcohol sells during this time. 

Carolina Beach will be under a daily curfew for 10 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. starting Wednesday, Sept. 19.

BRUNSWICK COUNTY

Oak island is back open and all curfews and restrictions have been rescinded.

Brunswick County will be under a curfew from 10 p.m. Wednesday night until dawn Thursday, Sept. 20.

Leland officials said the town's curfew will take place from 10 p.m. to 5a.m. Wednesday night.

Shallotte's curfew will be from sunset Saturday until sunrise Sunday.

Sunset Beach's curfew will be from 10 p.m. Friday until 6 a.m. Saturday. Citizens taking themselves or a loved one to a hospital are exempt.

Boiling Spring Lakes has a daily curfew from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m., 

Southport is under curfew and all entrances to the city are closed until further notice.

PENDER COUNTY

County officials have amended the daily curfew. It will now begin at 11 p.m. and last until 7 a.m.

The Town of Burgaw has a daily curfew (7 p.m. to 7 a.m.) that will last until further notice.

Topsail Island will have a curfew from 9 p.m. to 7 a.m. that will be strictly enforced.

COLUMBUS COUNTY

Columbus County officials have canceled their county-wide curfew, effective immediately.

Chadbourn will have a daily curfew from 8 p.m. to 8 a.m. until further notice.

Lake Waccamaw issues daily curfew from 8 p.m. to 6 p.m. until further notice.

Whiteville implemented a 24 hour curfew for the downtown municipal services district, as well as a citywide, daily curfew lasting from dusk to dawn indefinitely.

BLADEN COUNTY

The county has tweaked their curfew and as of Sept. 19, Bladen County's curfew will be from 9 p.m. to 7 a.m. until further notice. 

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