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January 24, 2001
Fort Worth, TX -- Homeowners, renters and businesses in some Northeast Texas counties affected by the severe winter ice storms that occurred December 12 through January 15 are eligible to apply for...
January 24, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- Five additional Arkansas counties are now included in the Major Disaster Declaration for Individual Assistance. The counties are: Cleburne, Greene, Stone, Fulton and Marion. These...
January 24, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- Hours for both teleregistration, 800-462-9029, and Helpline, 800-525-0321, numbers have been changed to 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Speech- and hearing-impaired...
January 24, 2001
Oklahoma City, OK -- Fourteen additional Oklahoma counties have been added to the list of areas eligible for federal disaster assistance as a result of winter storms that began Christmas Day,...
January 24, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- Disaster assistance for individuals, families and businesses in the declared counties in Arkansas now exceeds $4.2 million, state and federal recovery officials said today. The...
January 24, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- All Disaster Recovery Centers staffed with representatives from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management (ADEM) and the U.S...
January 23, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- When food donations in Arkansas were running low due to the ice storms that began on Dec. 12, Feed The Children came to the rescue and supplied more than 15 tons of food and...
January 23, 2001
Oklahoma City, OK -- The Voluntary Organizations Active in Disasters (VOAD) will be responding to the needs of elderly, handicapped, incapacitated or those otherwise unable to clear debris caused by...
January 22, 2001
Texarkana, TX -- Texans in Bowie, Cass, Lamar and Red River counties who suffered storm damage during the severe winter storms between Dec. 12 and Jan. 15 can save time when they come to the Disaster...
January 22, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- As communities recover from the devastating ice storms of December, they face staggering costs that threaten to stretch some budgets to the breaking point. To help Arkansans on the...
January 22, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- Four additional Arkansas counties are now included in the Major Disaster Declaration for assistance to governments and certain nonprofits to help with recovery from the December...
January 22, 2001
Texarkana, TX -- A Disaster Recovery Center will be open for four days, beginning Wednesday, Jan. 24, in Cass County to provide information about help available to residents and businesses with...
January 22, 2001
Texarkana, TX -- Texans who have already applied for disaster assistance and require additional information about available programs or wish to check the status of their applications can call the...
January 22, 2001
Texarkana, TX -- The Texas counties of Briscoe, Crosby, Floyd, Nacogdoches, San Augustine and Shelby, have been added to the list of jurisdictions that will receive assistance with debris removal and...
January 21, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- Nobody knows the ins and outs of restoring power systems better than the members of Bicentennial Volunteers Inc. (BVI). Members of BVI are former Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)...
January 19, 2001
Texarkana, TX -- An additional 28 Texas counties have been added to the list of jurisdictions eligible for funding for debris removal and other forms of public assistance, federal and state disaster...
January 19, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- The following is a summary of ongoing response and recovery efforts as of the close of business, Thursday, January 18, 2001: FEMA has received 24,852 individual applications for...
January 19, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- While Arkansans are still busy recovering from the December ice storms, Sunday, Jan. 21, will mark the second anniversary of the string of deadly tornadoes that hit Arkansas in...
January 19, 2001
Oklahoma City, OK -- Thirty--nine Oklahoma counties will now be eligible for the full complement of federal assistance to eligible local and state governments, tribal nations and certain private non...
January 18, 2001
Little Rock, AR -- Arkansans who need legal help after the December ice storms can now receive free legal counseling. As part of the disaster recovery effort, the Federal Emergency Management Agency...

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