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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 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 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
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 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 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...
May 17, 1999
TULSA, Okla. -- Short-term Rental Housing Needed For Disaster Victims: Helping displaced disaster victims find safe, sanitary and secure housing is a priority for disaster recovery officials. Anyone...
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 15, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Individuals affected by the May 3-5 tornadoes, severe storms and flooding can get timely disaster recovery information and answers to important questions regarding disaster...
May 14, 1999
TEXARAKANA, Texas -- Residents and business owners in Red River County affected by the May 4 severe storms and tornadoes are now eligible for disaster assistance, announced federal and state recovery...
May 14, 1999
TEXARAKANA, Texas -- Bowie County has been made eligible for full Public Assistance programs, announced the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Texas Division of Emergency Management....
May 14, 1999
TEXARAKANA, Texas -- The American Red Cross, Salvation Army, Southern Baptist Convention, the United Methodist Church and other voluntary organizations have been on hand to help tornado victims in...
May 13, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- Secretary of Commerce Howard Barnett announced today that the Oklahoma Department of Commerce has set up a toll free line to help businesses damaged in the May 3rd tornadoes....
May 13, 1999
» Photos WASHINGTON, D.C. -- What once was a haven for over 500 students and staff, is now only a memory and mounds of debris. When a tornado touched down in this Eastern Texas community on May 4,...
May 13, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal and state agencies are working in partnership to help Oklahoma residents following the tornadoes, severe storms and flooding of May 3-5. Effective May 12, the declaration...
May 12, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' massive debris removal operation began today in Oklahoma City, Mulhall and Choctaw. Debris removal in Stroud begins Thursday, May 13....
May 12, 1999
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- State and local governments and certain nonprofit organizations in seven Oklahoma counties are now eligible for federal financial assistance to help pay for rebuilding road...
May 11, 1999
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Federal, state and local officials are responding to the disasters in Oklahoma Kansas, and Texas. Only two people are still missing, both in Oklahoma, and no additional storm-...
May 11, 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...

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