Follow along for updates and stories from Alamance County as the storm bears down on the region.
"It’s good for the heart to see so much caring and love in one building under one roof," Graham resident June Van Riper said.
While the City of Burlington has been preparing, Mayor Ian Baltutis, is oceans away. Burlington has two sister cities, one in Gwacheon South Korea and one in Soledad de Graciano Sánchez, Mexico. Baltutis is currently visiting in Burlington's sister city in South Korea.