Weather Issues in Wilkes Over the Weekend
Monday, June 10, 2019 at 12:45PM

Weather presented several problems in Wilkes over the weekend. Reportedly, Western sections of the county received over 7 inches of rain. Mt Pleasant and Wilbar fire departments helped people who needed to leave their homes due to rising flood waters. There were numerous reports of downed trees and mudslides blocking road all across Wilkes. Rescue workers were called out Saturday night and worked throughout the day Sunday to clear roads. 


Article originally appeared on Hometown Christian Radio 3WC (
See website for complete article licensing information.