Ashlyn DeLoughy

Ashlyn DeLoughy is a rising senior at Elon University, where she is pursuing a B.F.A in Dance Performance & Choreography as well as a B.A in Broadcast Journalism. She is excited to be joining the Public Radio East news team this summer.

NWS Newport

The National Weather Service confirmed a tornado touched down over a small farm in Duplin County last Wednesday. Ashlyn DeLoughy has the details.

Megan May/UNC Research

Until this week, Eastern North Carolina has gone months without a significant amount of rainfall.  In fact, 55 counties across the region are currently experiencing drought conditions for the first time in over a year. But one of the major waterways in the East - the Neuse River - might just be benefitting from the dry season. Ashlyn DeLoughy has the details.

U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Isaiah Gomez

Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune will hold a change of command ceremony at Goettge Memorial Field House on Friday  at 3 p.m. P-R-E’s Ashlyn DeLoughy has more.