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April 3, 2000
CHARLESTON, W. Va. -- Time is running short for West Virginia flood victims to file for federal tax relief. The relief is for victims living in the 25 counties, which were federally declared...
West Virginia
March 31, 2000
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Coahoma County in Mississippi's North Delta will receive a federal grant of $36,195 to shore up its disaster alert system. The Federal Emergency Management Agency funding was...
Region IV
March 31, 2000
CHARLESTON, W. Va. -- Friday, April 28, will be the last day for West Virginians to apply for state and federal disaster recovery assistance, according to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (...
Region III
March 31, 2000
Washington, DC -- Federal Insurance Administrator Jo Ann Howard praised North Carolina's decision to waive continuing education credit fees for insurance agents who take National Flood Insurance...
March 31, 2000
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Homeowners and businesses in flood-prone areas of Mecklenburg County will soon receive advanced flood warnings in part because two Project Impact partners waived annual $24,000...
Region IV
March 31, 2000
ATLANTA, Ga. -- Federal and local grants that total $55,000 have been earmarked for hazard mitigation planning for the City of Oceans Springs. John B. Copenhaver, regional director of the Federal...
Region IV
March 31, 2000
ATLANTA, Ga. -- The Columbus/Lowndes County Emergency Management Agency will upgrade its emergency warning system, courtesy a $50,000 federal grant. Coupled with $25,000 in local funding, the...
Region IV
March 30, 2000
CHARLESTON, W. Va. -- Flood disasters have struck West Virginia six times in the last four-and-a-half years. Therefore, it makes sense to take steps now to protect lives and property before the next...
Region III
March 30, 2000
Towering over everyone in the room, especially the hundreds of children invited to learn more about earthquake safety, Los Angeles Lakers' Shaquille "Shaq" O'Neal recently kicked off Southern...
March 30, 2000
Washington, DC -- President Clinton urged Congress to pass the supplemental budget request in order to provide more assistance to families and communities hit by Hurricane Floyd flooding. Clinton's...

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