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March 24, 2003
Charleston, WV - In response to a request from Governor Bob Wise, President George W. Bush signed a major disaster declaration March 14 for the record and near-record snowfall that began February 16...
West Virginia
March 24, 2003
Charleston, WV - Households that were without power from the winter storm of Feb. 16 and continuing may qualify for assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and are urged to...
West Virginia
March 20, 2003
Charleston, WV -- A toll-free application telephone number is now operational for those who suffered property damage or loss in the designated counties affected by the winter storm of February 16 and...
West Virginia
March 14, 2003
Washington, D.C. -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that President Bush has declared a major disaster for West Virginia, opening the way for the use of...
West Virginia
July 11, 2002
6,140 applicants have registered for disaster assistance in designated counties $10.08 million disbursed for Temporary Disaster Housing $ 3.80 million in Individual and Family Grants Approved...
West Virginia
July 3, 2002
Beckley, WV -- Lynn Collette's Welch home rested uneasily in 16 feet of water this last May; another seven feet of water had visited her last year. Since then, she and her family of five have been...
West Virginia
June 24, 2002
Beckley, WV -- Disaster Recovery Centers operating in Bradshaw, Iaeger, Northfork and Welch will close on Friday, officials announced today. State and federal officials set up the centers for...
West Virginia
June 24, 2002
Beckley, WV -- Individuals and families could be eligible for temporary disaster-housing assistance if their homes were damaged or destroyed by the May severe storms, flooding and landslides, but...
West Virginia
June 21, 2002
Beckley, WV -- July 5 is the last day to apply for state and federal help in dealing with May's severe storms and flooding, officials said. More than 5,750 West Virginians have registered thus far...
West Virginia
June 17, 2002
Beckley, WV -- To date, disaster recovery officials have approved $20.8 million in grants and loans for those affected in May by severe storms, flooding and landslides in West Virginia. They expect...
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