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May 25, 1999
TEXARAKANA, Texas -- Residents who sustained losses or damage as a result of the recent tornadoes in Bowie, Red River and Titus counties have until Friday evening to visit the FEMA/State Disaster...
May 25, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- City officials have determined disaster areas in Oklahoma City to be a health and safety hazard following the May 3-5 tornadoes, severe storms and flooding, giving the Federal...
May 24, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- The tornadoes, severe storms and flooding that occurred May 3-5 are over, the disaster has been Presidentially declared, and many people who suffered damage and losses are...
May 22, 1999
TEXARAKANA, Texas -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the Texas Division of Emergency Management will sponsor a Tornado Safety and Rebuilding Workshop at the DeKalb Middle School in DeKalb...
May 22, 1999
TEXARAKANA, Texas -- The Disaster Recovery Center at the DeKalb Middle School will be closed on Memorial Day, Monday, May 31. The Center provides information and assistance to individuals and...
May 21, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Over a seven-day period, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers contractor has removed more than 143,000 cubic yards of debris from five communities hit hard by the May 3-5...
May 21, 1999
TEXARAKANA, Texas -- In just two weeks, state and federal officials have approved more than $536,785 in disaster recovery funds to help more than 69 individuals who have applied for help following...
May 21, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- An outreach and referral program for people experiencing stress-related problems as a result of the May 3-5 tornadoes, severe storms and flooding has been funded through a 60-...
May 21, 1999
TEXARAKANA, Texas -- Residents of Bowie and Red River counties who suffered damages as a result of the March 4 tornadoes, and have registered for disaster recovery assistance are urged to fill out...
May 21, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- It's a cliche - a heart-warming cliche - but it's true. Disaster can bring out the best in people. More than 3,000 volunteers have already funneled through a volunteer...
May 21, 1999
TEXARAKANA, Texas -- The DeKalb Unmet Needs Committee has established a hot line (667-3731), which will be activated Monday, May 24, and be available for those tornado victims who have urgent needs...
May 21, 1999
TEXARAKANA, Texas -- Titus County has been included in the federal disaster declaration following the May 4 tornadoes that also severely impacted Bowie and Red River counties. Sharon Stoffel,...
May 20, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) disaster officials urge victims of the May 3-5 tornadoes, severe storms and flooding to complete and return their SBA loan forms as...
May 20, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Latimer County today was added to the list of Oklahoma counties designated for federal and state disaster help following the May 3-5 tornadoes, severe storms and flooding. The...
May 19, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- State and federal officials have set up two collection sites for this Saturday for the disposal of household hazardous wastes following the recent tornadoes, severe storms and...
May 18, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Federal and state agencies are working in partnership to help Oklahoma residents following the tornadoes, severe storms and flooding of May 3-5. The following is a summary of...
May 18, 1999
TEXARAKANA, Texas -- Tax breaks will be available for residents and businesses of Bowie and Red River counties which have been declared disaster areas by state and federal authorities. These two...
May 18, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- The Federal Emergency Mangement Agency (FEMA) and the Oklahoma Department of Civil Emergency Management (ODCEM) will open a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Mulhall on...
May 17, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- After Oklahoma's tornadoes this month, it seemed everyone needed help. But some people - particularly seniors and people with disabilities - need more help than others....
May 17, 1999
TEXARAKANA, Texas -- The Disaster Recovery Center in DeKalb will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Saturday and closed on Sunday, effective Wednesday, May 19. Tornado victims should...

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