• 'Thank God They Came' - Inside the Daring Rescues of Hurricane Florence

    6 days ago - By Celebrity Babies

    Rescue operations are underway for people trapped in floodwaters from Hurricane Florence. The devastating storm has claimed four lives , and left countless others stranded since it made landfall Friday in North Carolina.
    “I just moved here a few weeks ago, and first thing that happens is this hurricane,” says Chris Herring, who spoke to PEOPLE from atop an air mattress while awaiting rescue in New Bern. “Now everything I have is destroyed.”
    Like others who tell PEOPLE they miscalculated the storm, Herring and his roommates believed they would be able to ride out the storm. Friday morning...
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  • Strangers Come Forward to Rent Van for Woman Stranded with 7 Rescue Dogs During Hurricane Florence

    6 days ago - By Celebrity Babies

    A woman from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, who couldn't afford to leave town with her seven rescue dogs during Hurricane Florence , ended up receiving help from strangers.
    After Christine Meinhold's story was shared by CNN on Wednesday, people from around the country came forward to rescue her and her dogs.
    “I really don't have the resources to evacuate with seven dogs,” she told the news outlet. “When I rescued these dogs, I took on a responsibility of loving and caring for them the rest of their lives.”
    She vowed to never abandon them and said if she tried to drive her car - which had...
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