News Releases for Kentucky Tornadoes, Severe Storms, Torrential Rains And Flash Flooding (DR-1310)

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Monday, January 31, 2000 - 00:00
OWENSBORO, Ky. -- Almost $1.6 million in disaster assistance has already been approved to assist individuals and local governments who suffered losses in the tornadoes and flash flooding earlier this...
Friday, January 21, 2000 - 00:00
OWENSBORO, Ky. -- Seniors and people with disabilities living in the four Kentucky counties declared a major disaster area because of the recent tornadoes, severe storms, torrential rains and flash...
Friday, January 21, 2000 - 00:00
OWENSBORO, Ky. -- State and federal disaster officials announce today that the Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in the basement of the Daviess County Courthouse will remain open until Saturday to...
Thursday, January 20, 2000 - 00:00
OWENSBORO, Ky. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Kentucky Division of Emergency Management (KYEM) have announced today the new hours of operation and the closing date of the...
Thursday, January 20, 2000 - 00:00
OWENSBORO, Ky. -- Governor Paul Patton announced today that seven Kentucky counties have been declared eligible for federal and state disaster funds to repair and replace publicly owned facilities in...
Wednesday, January 19, 2000 - 00:00
OWENSBORO, Ky. -- As recovery efforts continue in Western Kentucky counties affected by the Jan. 3 tornado, disaster relief officials are asking the public to limit donations to building materials...
Wednesday, January 19, 2000 - 00:00
OWENSBORO, Ky. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Kentucky Division of Emergency Management (KyEM) will open a Disaster Recovery Center at the Daviess County Courthouse (St. Ann St...
Wednesday, January 19, 2000 - 00:00
OWENSBORO, Ky. -- As victims of western Kentucky's recent tornadoes and high winds continue to clean up and rebuild, many are wondering "what about next time?" Disaster experts are encouraging...
Tuesday, January 18, 2000 - 00:00
ATLANTA, Ga. -- A year ago this week, West Tennessee was pummeled for a week from Jackson to Clarksdale as high winds and tornadoes spun from dark skies between Jan. 17 - 22, causing a major disaster...
Tuesday, January 18, 2000 - 00:00
OWENSBORO, Ky. -- Storm victims with private insurance coverage still may be eligible for disaster assistance, W.R. Padgett, director of the Kentucky Division of Emergency Management (KyEM)...
Tuesday, January 18, 2000 - 00:00
OWENSBORO, Ky. -- As recovery efforts continue in Western Kentucky counties affected by the Jan. 3 tornado, disaster relief officials are asking the public to limit donations to building materials...
Tuesday, January 18, 2000 - 00:00
OWENSBORO, Ky. -- Workers in Daviess, Crittenden and Webster Counties who are unemployed as a result of last week's tornadoes and flash-flooding may be eligible to file for federal disaster...
Tuesday, January 18, 2000 - 00:00
The Kentucky Division of Emergency Management (KyEM) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have opened a disaster field office (DFO) in Owensboro. It will be the central coordinating...
Tuesday, January 18, 2000 - 00:00
OWENSBORO, Ky. -- Individuals and families whose homes were damaged or destroyed as a result of last week's tornadoes and flash flooding may be eligible for disaster housing assistance, according to...
Tuesday, January 18, 2000 - 00:00
OWENSBORO, Ky. -- A special toll-free telephone number is in operation for individuals, families and businesses affected by the tornado and flash flooding that ravaged parts of Crittenden, Daviess,...
Tuesday, January 18, 2000 - 00:00
OWENSBORO, Ky. -- During the first several days of recovery operations, state, local and federal disaster officials have accelerated their efforts to bring relief to people and businesses who...
Tuesday, January 18, 2000 - 00:00
OWENSBORO, Ky. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Kentucky Division of Emergency Management (KyEM) will open a one-day Disaster Recovery Center at the Calvary Baptist Church (...
Tuesday, January 18, 2000 - 00:00
OWENSBORO, Ky. -- Hopkins County residents Saturday became eligible to apply for disaster benefits as a result of the January 3-4 tornadoes and flash floods that also struck Daviess, Crittenden and...
Tuesday, January 18, 2000 - 00:00
OWENSBORO, Ky. -- The multi-agency disaster donations warehouse in Owensboro no longer will accept goods after Sunday, January 23, according to Director Richard Payne of the Owensboro-Daviess County...
Tuesday, January 18, 2000 - 00:00
OWENSBORO, Ky. -- The first checks are in the mail. That's the word from state and federal officials who are coordinating disaster response and recovery efforts in Daviess, Crittenden and Webster...

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