The mandatory evacuation order for the City of Pinehurst has been lifted effective Friday, March 18, at 9:00 a.m. Adams Bayou has ceased rising and no significant threats exist to homes or businesses.  All residents who chose to evacuate may return home and businesses may resume normal operation. This order ONLY applies to the City of Pinehurst and not surrounding jurisdictions under a similar order.  For any questions please contact the Pinehurst Police Department at 886-2221 or City Hall at 886-3873.