News Releases for Tennessee Severe Storms, Flooding, Straight-Line Winds, and Tornadoes (DR-1909)

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Tuesday, December 28, 2010 - 00:00
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The state of Tennessee is in the nation's top 20 when it comes to disaster declarations, and the majority of those disasters have involved flooding. Tennessee ranks number 14 in...
Monday, December 20, 2010 - 00:00
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- This time of year, many are reflecting on the devastation created by the rising floodwaters of May. While most disaster survivors are eager to put 2010 behind them, FEMA is...
Tuesday, November 9, 2010 - 00:00
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Six months after a series of deadly spring storms battered Tennessee, the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency (TEMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) continue...
Wednesday, November 3, 2010 - 00:00
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- While Tennessee winters are generally mild, severe storms are possible. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), and the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency (TEMA),...
Tuesday, October 5, 2010 - 00:00
LEBANON, Tenn. -- More than 200 disaster recovery case managers representing 17 Tennessee counties have been trained to provide long-term recovery assistance to their neighbors following the severe...
Thursday, September 30, 2010 - 00:00
MCMINNVILLE, Tenn. -- Cumberland Caverns continues to ring to the sound of bluegrass music, thanks in part to a disaster loan from the Small Business Administration (SBA). Applications to SBA’s...
Monday, September 27, 2010 - 00:00
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Sometimes, things happen that a family doesn’t expect. That’s why it’s important for Mom and Dad to get ready for any emergency. But kids shouldn’t feel left out – they can help,...
Thursday, September 23, 2010 - 00:00
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennessee has an abundance of rivers and streams – from the bubbling mountain brooks of the east, to its interior workhorse rivers, the Tennessee and the Cumberland, to the mighty...
Tuesday, September 14, 2010 - 00:00
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- One-fourth of all businesses that close because of a disaster never reopen, according to the Institute for Business and Home Safety. However, businesses that have and implement a...
Monday, September 13, 2010 - 00:00
FRANKLIN, Tenn. - John Heithcock will soon have his family all back under one roof again, thanks to a unique partnership between the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Tennessee...
Friday, September 10, 2010 - 00:00
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- According to the American Pet Products Manufacturers' Association 2009 – 2010 Pet Owners Survey, 62 percent of American households have pets. Whether they're two or four-legged,...
Thursday, September 9, 2010 - 00:00
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennesseans affected by the storms and flooding that began April 30 can continue to access disaster crisis counseling through next summer, thanks to additional federal funding. As...
Wednesday, September 8, 2010 - 00:00
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Do you or a family member have a disability? Are you responsible for the care of a senior citizen? Do you have small children who require special attention and supplies? If the...
Tuesday, September 7, 2010 - 00:00
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- After the record-setting storms and floods in the spring, Tennesseans showed their determination and ability to respond after a disaster. Now is the time to respond before a...
Friday, September 3, 2010 - 00:00
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennessee is far from any seashore, but that doesn't mean residents can afford to relax during hurricane season. Some of the most dangerous and damaging floods after a hurricane...
Thursday, September 2, 2010 - 00:00
Nashville, Tenn. -- Efforts to help Tennesseans affected by spring storms and flooding have been aided by strong inter-agency and inter-faith cooperation. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (...
Wednesday, September 1, 2010 - 00:00
Nashville, Tenn. -- The historic flooding Tennessee has endured this year serves as a stark reminder that everyone needs to stay prepared. Recognizing September as National Preparedness Month, the...
Wednesday, September 1, 2010 - 00:00
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The most comprehensive online source of disaster preparedness information is www.Ready.gov. As the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency (TEMA) and the Federal Emergency...
Tuesday, August 31, 2010 - 00:00
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- With four months of 2010 left, much of Tennessee has already seen a year's worth of rain, including the devastation of the first weekend in May. What more proof is needed to...
Friday, August 27, 2010 - 00:00
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- When disaster strikes and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) arrives on the scene to help, a key component of the recovery mission is the Public Assistance (PA)...

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