Teen assists rescue mom, 2 kids

With natural gas pouring from an exposed pipe just inches away, a teenager rescued the driver of the car that ruptured the high-pressure line in a June 26 accident on L Street, North Wilkesboro. Alexander “Alex” Thompson, 16, was working at his parents’ catering and restaurant equipment supply business that afternoon when he heard what…

Afternoon Thunderstorms Cause Two Montgomery County Residential Fires–.

Lightning identified as the cause of both fires, training storms bring prevalent rainfall but no reports of water saves A series of thunderstorms tracked throughout Montgomery County throughout the day Wednesday, bringing relentless rain and stimulating fires in a minimum of two homes struck by lightning. The very first fire was reported in a one…