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March 14, 2012
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- A disaster recovery center is open in Laurel County to help survivors with property damage and other hardships caused by the recent tornadoes. Hours for the recovery center are 9 a.m. until 6 p.m., through this Sunday, then Monday through Saturday thereafter. The center is located at: CD Ward Masonic Lodge201 School StreetEast Bernstadt, Ky 40729 Recovery centers are also at the following locations:
March 14, 2012
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. — Kentuckians in the 21 counties who have lost work or whose businesses were damaged due to severe weather that occurred Feb. 29 – March 3, 2012, may be eligible for disaster unemployment assistance (DUA). The counties in which DUA is currently available are: Bath, Campbell, Carroll, Grant, Grayson, Kenton, Johnson, LaRue, Lawrence, Laurel, Magoffin, Martin, Menifee, Montgomery, Morgan, Ohio, Pendleton, Rowan, Russell, Trimble and Wolfe. The deadline to apply is April 16, 2012.
March 14, 2012
News Release
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Survivors of the Feb. 29 and March 2, 2012 tornadoes, straight line winds and flooding and storms in Kentucky should be on the alert for scam artists who may approach you in person, by telephone or via the Internet. Be alert when your doorbell rings. People going door-to-door to damaged homes or telephoning disaster survivors and claiming to be building contractors could be frauds. If visitors or callers solicit personal information such as Social Security or bank account numbers, or for money, they are not legitimate.
March 12, 2012
Disaster Federal Register Notice
March 12, 2012
News Release
ATLANTA – Inspectors from the Federal Emergency Management Agency are currently contacting disaster applicants in Kentucky counties whose primary home sustained damage from the recent devastating tornadoes and storms. Federal assistance to individuals and households may include grants to help pay for rental housing, essential home repairs and other disaster-related expenses.
March 11, 2012
News Release
ATLANTA, Ga.? -- A disaster recovery center will open in Paintsville at 9 a.m. Sunday, March 11, to help survivors with property damage and other setbacks from the recent tornadoes. Hours for the center are 9 a.m. until 6 p.m., seven days a week. The center will be closed Sundays after March 18. The center is located at:Paintsville Recreation Center232 Preston St.Paintsville, KY 41240
March 11, 2012
News Release
ATLANTA, Ga. -- A disaster recovery center will open in Frenchburg at 9 a.m. Sunday, March 11, to help survivors with property damage and other setbacks from the recent tornadoes. Hours for the center are 9 a.m. until 6 p.m., seven days a week. The center will be closed Sundays after March 18. The center is located at:Menifee County Fire Station 144 McCausey Ridge RoadFrenchburg, KY 40322??????????????
March 10, 2012
News Release
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Survivors of the recent Kentucky tornadoes who suffered damage should register for disaster assistance with the Federal Emergency Management Agency, even if they have insurance or aren’t sure they’re eligible for help. Federal disaster assistance may provide for losses not covered by insurance. Grants may be available to help pay for rental assistance and emergency home repairs. Reimbursement for other serious disaster-related expenses may include medical, dental, funeral or burial costs.
March 10, 2012
News Release
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Nine additional counties have been designated for disaster assistance to households and businesses as part of Kentucky?s federal disaster declaration, according to officials from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. The latest counties are Bath, Campbell, Carroll, Grant, Magoffin, Martin, Montgomery, Rowan and Wolfe. Counties previously designated are Johnson, Kenton, Laurel, Lawrence, Menifee, Morgan and Pendleton. The total now is 16.
March 9, 2012
Disaster Federal Register Notice

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