For Rosanna Wilfong, it started a decade ago. Her front yard was flooding. A pool of rainwater swelled until it was knee-deep. So she hired a company to install a French drain — a kind of underground trench with a pipe to channel the water away from the foundation of her home.
An afternoon storm knocked out power to more than 4,300 Duke Energy customers in Forsyth County Friday.
Nathanial Roten, 38, was charged with murder after deputies responded to a disturbance call on Nance Drive around 11 p.m. Roten’s uncle, Kenneth Dean Beshears, 53, was found dead in the driveway of a home just outside Wilkesboro city limits, deputies said.