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Financial help approved for residents, businesses impacted by N.C. earthquake
Financial help has now been approved for residents and businesses impacted by the 5.1 magnitude earthquake that shook North Carolina earlier this month.
WBTV Web Staff
Memphis university sends researchers to study NC earthquake
2.9 magnitude among eight aftershocks reported since major earthquake in N.C.
‘Crack’ in hillside rattles nerves in NC, but it predates 5.1 earthquake, some say
That “crack” spotted in a hillside after Sparta, North Carolina, suffered a 5.1 earthquake Sunday may be a lot less ominous than some people feared.
Mark Price | The Charlotte Observer
Published August 11, 2020 at 7:24 AM
Sunday’s Bible reading described a powerful earthquake. Then the ground shook in NC
A lector had just reached the 19th chapter which states: “After the wind there was an earthquake — but the LORD was not in the earthquake.”
LAUREN LINDSTROM | The Charlotte Observer
Published August 10, 2020 at 10:50 PM
2.2 magnitude aftershock reported near Sparta following Sunday earthquake
A 2.2 magnitude aftershock was reported near Sparta, North Carolina Monday, a day after a 5.1. magnitude earthquake rocked the area.
WBTV Web Staff
Published August 10, 2020 at 9:28 AM
5.1 magnitude earthquake reported in North Carolina, one of largest ever in state
A 5.1 magnitude earthquake that hit near Sparta, North Carolina on Sunday morning, and thousands of people in the Charlotte area felt the remnants of it.
WBTV Web Staff
Published August 9, 2020 at 4:33 PM
‘Be ready for more earthquakes’; USGS predicts aftershocks following 5.1M earthquake in N.C.
Earthquake experts are predicting aftershocks following a 5.1 magnitude earthquake near Sparta, North Carolina Sunday morning.
Published August 9, 2020 at 12:57 PM
Why earthquakes travel farther in the eastern US than the West
While they tend to be stronger and there are many more of them in the western U.S., east coast earthquakes tend to be felt far and wide.
Published August 9, 2020 at 12:56 PM
2.3 magnitude earthquake reported near Davidson County, NC
According to the United States Geological Survey, the earthquake was detected 4.3 miles away from Advance, North Carolina and about 10 miles away from Lexington, North Carolina around 8:25 p.m.
Published September 13, 2019 at 11:01 PM
Six earthquakes in five days reported near this Western North Carolina town
One area of the North Carolina mountains has had six small earthquakes in five days, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Charles Duncan | McClatchy
Published September 13, 2019 at 6:24 PM
2.3 earthquake on MO-AR border
A 2.3 magnitude earthquake was registered on the Missouri-Arkansas border as recorded by the New Madrid Seismic Network.
Published December 28, 2018 at 10:33 PM
2.4 magnitude earthquake reported near Catawba County
According to the United States Geological Survey, the earthquake was detected 4.4 miles away from Newton and 6.5 miles away from Hickory around 7:15 a.m. Sunday.
Published December 23, 2018 at 6:36 PM
2.6 magnitude earthquake reported in western NC
According to the United States Geological Survey, the epicenter of the earthquake was located just off Sawyer Road in Hays, NC in Wilkes County.
Published June 10, 2018 at 10:03 PM
Georgia House member removed for refusing COVID-19 testing
Sen. Tillis says impeaching Trump as a private citizen would set a ’dangerous precedent ‘
WBTV Web Staff
Davis Love III named captain of U.S. Team for the 2022 President’s Cup
NC jobless aid office addressing millions in overpayments
First Alert for more showers on Wednesday
SCDHEC Board decides new plan to give out vaccines, concerns for rural areas