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March 12, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- State and federal officials continue efforts to help Arkansas communities recover from the severe storms and tornadoes that struck the state earlier this year. To help meet the...
March 5, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Federal and State officials continue disaster recovery efforts in Arkansas. Here is a recap of this week's activities. To help meet the needs of tornado victims unable to find...
March 4, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Free legal assistance is available from the Young Lawyers Section of the Arkansas Bar Association to the victims of the devastating tornadoes, severe storms, high winds and...
March 2, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal funds have been made available by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help Texas battle the uncontrolled Fischer fire located in Comal County. FEMA...
March 1, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- March 1, 1999 Following the presidential disaster declaration of Jan. 23, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will provide funding for projects to reduce risk from...
February 26, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Two years ago residents of central Arkansas felt the impact and devastation from tornadoes similar to those that struck the state five weeks ago on January 21, 1999. Starting on...
February 26, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Federal, state, local and voluntary agencies are working in partnership to help Arkansas residents following recent severe storms and tornadoes. The following is a summary of...
February 23, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced the release of a federal action plan ordered by President Clinton for the long-term recovery of families...
February 22, 1999
SAN ANTONIO, Texas -- Federal and state disaster recovery assistance to individuals following the summer and fall storms, floods and tornadoes is almost $178 million. Another $21.5 million has been...
February 10, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- As part of the disaster recovery effort following the January storms, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has declared 17 counties eligible for federal disaster...
February 9, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Arkansas residents who sustained losses or damage as a result of the January storms still can visit the Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in Pulaski and White counties Monday...
February 9, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- As part of the Arkansas disaster recovery effort following January storms, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has declared 17 counties eligible for federal disaster...
February 8, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- In the aftermath of the severe storms, tornadoes, high winds and floods that struck Arkansas in late January, victims seeking disaster assistance may find that, along with a...
February 5, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is developing a list of rental properties for individuals and families who are in need of temporary housing due to recent severe...
February 3, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Community Relation teams from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Arkansas' Department of Emergency Services (OES) will be making a second sweep of the Little...
February 3, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The process of applying for federal disaster assistance for debris removal, emergency protective measures and the repair, restoration and replacement of public facilities damaged...
February 2, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- A total of 15 counties now are designated for federal disaster assistance as a result of the severe storms, tornadoes and high winds of January 21. Six Arkansas counties have...
February 1, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Arkansas Office of Emergency Services (OES) are together responding as quickly as possible to the temporary housing needs of...
February 1, 1999
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Local, state, and federal officials announced plans today to have a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) open in Clay County from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday and Thursday,...
February 1, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Residents of tornado-prone areas can get information from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) about how to build a "safe room" in their homes that can provide...

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