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Rockingham County Manager Lance Metzier and several county officials received a briefing Friday afternoon at the decommissioned Duke Energy site in Eden.

EDEN, N.C. -- Rockingham County Manager Lance Metzier and several county officials received a briefing Friday afternoon at the decommissioned Duke Energy site in Eden.

"The coal ash spill on the Dan River has been the No. 1 priority for Rockingham County Government so citizens can be confident we will continue providing whatever technical assistance necessary" Metzler said. "Many of our County employees have been busy on-site and throughout the community working tirelessly utilizing their professional expertise. Others have been swamped with calls, emails, and questions about the spill."

Important stories, photos, and links to information regarding the Dan River coal ash spill are highlighted at the top of the Rockingham County Governmental homepage, under County News & Announcements.