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November 15, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- The emotional consequences of disasters, such as hurricanes Floyd and Irene, can be far-reaching and long lasting. Stress can surface in many forms and it often appears weeks or...
November 15, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Flood insurance has had a significant role in softening the impact of Hurricane Floyd on North Carolinians. The latest figures show that 2,247 policyholders under the National Flood...
November 12, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- The deadline to register for federaland state disaster recovery assistance has been extended to Tuesday, December 14, for North Carolinians who suffered losses in Hurricanes Floyd...
November 12, 1999
Note to Editors: Federal and state agencies are working in partnership to help South Carolina residents following Hurricane Floyd and subsequent flooding. The following is a summary of ongoing...
November 11, 1999
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Residents of South Carolina who have not yet applied for federal and state disaster assistance have one week remaining to apply. Friday, Nov. 19, is the last day to file...
November 10, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- As floodwaters from Hurricane Floyd receded, victims without flood insurance were left with the cost of replacing their losses. Had their communities been in the National Flood...
November 9, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- In a wide-ranging effort to assist disaster victims recovering from successive Hurricanes Floyd and Irene, a mobile disaster recovery center will be making rounds in Bladen County...
November 8, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Homeowners are learning a tough lesson after the devastation of Hurricane Floyd - disaster assistance is not designed to make them whole again. They are learning that the law is...
November 6, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- The federal government and a North Carolina-based home improvement store have become partners in a project to teach hurricane victims rebuilding methods and techniques to make their...
November 5, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- In the wake of the tremendous devastation caused by three successive hurricanes, state and federal officials urge all North Carolina communities to join the 405 locales already...
November 5, 1999
Nearly $28.4 million has been earmarked to date by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to pay for hurricane Floyd-related damages to public infrastructure and other storm-related costs....
November 5, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- The disaster aid pipeline is fully open and flowing freely in North Carolina seven weeks after Hurricane Floyd. To date, a total of $334.6 million in federal and state funds have...
November 5, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Flood insurance policyholders who suffered losses in any of the three devastating hurricanes that raked Eastern North Carolina this season may have some extra help covering the added...
November 2, 1999
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Residents and business owners have just over two weeks left to apply for disaster assistance if they sustained storm or flood-related damage or loss in a declared county between...
November 1, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Six weeks into the massive recovery effort taking place in eastern and central North Carolina, over 72,000 applicants have registered for some form of disaster assistance as the...
November 1, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- Residents of the six coastal counties battered by Hurricane Dennis who suffered uninsured damages from that storm and have not yet applied for disaster aid have only one week left to...
October 30, 1999
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Governor Jim Hodges announced today that South Carolina will expand its partnership with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in the effort to prevent damage and loss of...
October 29, 1999
» What is the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program - Backgrounder COLUMBIA, S.C. -- The public and local officials are invited to attend one of two meetings scheduled for next week to provide their...
October 27, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- The Wayne County disaster recovery center in Goldsboro will re-locate this Saturday, Oct. 30th, from its present location at 208 West Chestnut St. to 138 West Walnut. The new...
October 27, 1999
RALEIGH, N.C. -- The destruction of much of the housing stock in Eastern North Carolina's flood-ravaged counties has prompted Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials to make a major...

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