CHARLESTON, S.C. — National Guard members have flowed in from at least 28 states to help North and South Carolina units support civil authorities following Hurricane Florence. Soldiers use heavy equipment to fill large sandbags. More than 6,600 Army and Air National Guardsmen are responding today to Florence, according to

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