Water Receding Near Catawba River, Some residents still without power.
CHARLOTTE, N.C.--Trisha Norket is powering through puddles as she begins to clean up at her
Ted Hendrix checked out his property just a few doors down. While he might have to delay a memorial weekend barbecue, he's still planning on building his new home here. "It's worth the risk. This is a wonderful neighborhood. I love it up here. It's quiet. The lake part is very quiet," said the Gastonia resident.
Roughly 100 families were forced out of their homes on Tuesday as their neighborhood
Duke Energy says it could take some time for customers without power to meet with county inspectors and get their power restored. Police here no longer have road blocks. But they are still patrolling neighborhoods.