News Releases for Tennessee Severe Storms and Tornadoes (DR-1634)

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Friday, April 13, 2007 - 00:00
ATLANTA, Ga. -- In early April 2006, severe storm systems unleashed violent tornadoes that forged a path of destruction across 15 Tennessee counties. The loss of life was tragic and the devastation...
Wednesday, June 7, 2006 - 00:00
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Nearly 2,000 Tennesseans took the opportunity to apply for federal disaster assistance as a result of April's deadly tornado outbreak which ravaged 15 Tennessee counties.  The Federal...
Friday, May 12, 2006 - 00:00
JACKSON, Tenn. -- Five weeks after the last of two tornado outbreaks savaged parts of 15 Tennessee counties, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) continues to work with state and local...
Friday, May 5, 2006 - 00:00
JACKSON, Tenn. -- After two tornado outbreaks savaged parts of 15 Tennessee counties, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) continues to work with state and local agencies in Tennessee to...
Friday, May 5, 2006 - 00:00
JACKSON , Tenn. -- Disaster officials in Tennessee are concerned that disaster victims who still need help may be closing the door on additional assistance for themselves and their families. In most...
Friday, May 5, 2006 - 00:00
JACKSON, Tenn. -- Homeowners, renters and business owners who suffered losses from the recent tornadoes and storms in Tennessee have until June 5 to register with the Federal Emergency Management...
Wednesday, May 3, 2006 - 00:00
JACKSON, Tenn. -- Tornadoes blasted a swath of destruction across Tennessee in early April. In the paths of the tornadoes, families and businesses are struggling to rebuild, recover their lives and...
Wednesday, May 3, 2006 - 00:00
JACKSON, Tenn. -- Disaster managers in Tennessee report that many applicants for assistance may be losing out on both low-interest disaster loans and additional federal grants because they are not...
Tuesday, May 2, 2006 - 00:00
JACKSON, Tenn. -- Emergency managers in Tennessee have announced the closing of five state-federal Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) during the first week of May. “Closing the recovery centers does...
Monday, May 1, 2006 - 00:00
JACKSON, Tenn. – With federal disaster assistance funds being distributed to parts of Tennessee, disaster management officials are urging recipients to be careful how they spend the money they...
Friday, April 28, 2006 - 00:00
JACKSON, Tenn. -- Free crisis counseling is available to Tennesseans who may be suffering stress, anxiety or depression as a result of the tornadoes and severe storms which hit the state earlier this...
Thursday, April 27, 2006 - 00:00
JACKSON, Tenn. ? A mobile disaster recovery center will make four additional stops during its last week in operation to assist residents who have applied for state and federal disaster aid following...
Wednesday, April 26, 2006 - 00:00
JACKSON, Tenn. ? State and federal officials are urging Tennesseans who suffered losses in the recent tornadoes and storms in the designated counties to register with FEMA for disaster assistance....
Wednesday, April 26, 2006 - 00:00
JACKSON, Tenn. ? People can find all sorts of reasons not to apply for help after a major disaster. They may believe they would be ineligible because they have insurance, because they are renters...
Tuesday, April 25, 2006 - 00:00
JACKSON, Tenn. ? Emergency managers in Tennessee announced today that two state-federal Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) will close Saturday, April 29, and a third center will close the following...
Tuesday, April 25, 2006 - 00:00
JACKSON, Tenn. -- Tennesseans who have registered with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for disaster assistance may be eligible for financial help to repair or replace uninsured...
Monday, April 24, 2006 - 00:00
JACKSON, Tenn. -- Mobile disaster recovery centers return to Charlotte and Goodlettsville this week to meet with area residents, according to Federal Emergency Management Agency and state officials...
Monday, April 24, 2006 - 00:00
JACKSON, Tenn. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved $711,755.12 to help Tennesseans recover from the deadly tornadoes and storms that struck the state earlier this month....
Monday, April 24, 2006 - 00:00
JACKSON, Tenn. -- Keeping contact information current is as important as registration in the disaster recovery process. That is the message federal and state officials here are stressing to...
Friday, April 21, 2006 - 00:00
JACKSON, Tenn. -- Mobile Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) are relocating throughout disaster-declared areas in Tennessee to help victims with disaster assistance questions, according to state and...

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