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Hurricane Katrina's wrath and rebuilding marked on 10th anniversary

...recovery. He said more than 954,000 volunteers came from around the country to Mississippi in the first five years after the storm, and many were motivated by faith."They thought it was God's command to try to help people in need," Barbour...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-29/hurricane-katrinas-wrath-and-rebuil
Augusta settlements top $1 million in past year

...Operations Man ager Michael Edwards told him to "hire as many people as necessary" to get Au gusta streets passable after the storm, then presented the city a bill for $1.8 million.Offered $270,000 by the city for its efforts, Southern...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-18/augusta-settlements-top-
Where You Live: After the storm

High winds and rain slashed across the Augusta area prompting several alerts from the National Weather Service.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-02/where-you-live-anticipate-pos
The rainbow after the storm

...end result was a beautiful array of colors.The above photo sent to me by co-worker Janet Greene was taken soon after the storm, once again proving just how awe-inspiring Mother Nature can be. And, while on the topic of rainbows, ever wondered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/preston-sparks/2009-06-20/rainbow
WNBA's Seattle Storm has a plan for its drastic makeover

...first time Seattle held the No. 1 pick in the draft since 2002 when Sue Bird was selected, and that came a year after the Storm took Lauren Jackson with the top pick.By 2004, with Jackson and Bird leading the way, Seattle was a champion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-04-18/wnbas-seattle-storm-
House rejects sending counties $10 million for ice storm cleanup

...highest costs by far among the 22 counties, accounting for nearly half of the estimated $73.5 million total. After the storm, Haley flew around the state to survey the damage and took a driving tour of downtown Aiken. "What we are seeing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-03-11/house-rejects-sending-coun
Tornado slams into Arkansas, Oklahoma, killing one in Oklahoma

...didn't take any chances," Ruffin said. "We got in our vehicles, ran home and got in our shelters."Ruffin said after the storm passed, there were some fences knocked down and "patio furniture thrown everywhere."Electric companies reported...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-03-25/tornado-slams-arkansas-oklahoma-kil
Monica triumphs over personal tragedies with new album

...surrounding the release of Monica's third album, "After the Storm," are just a minor bump in the road compared with...attitude intact. She's also got a No. 1 album: "After the Storm" debuted at the top of the charts, selling about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/30/mus_379901.shtml
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Firm says city owes $1 million ice-storm cleanup bill

...needed to do whatever necessary to get city streets passable again, regardless of the provisions of the contract, after the storm brought Augusta to a standstill last February.The company said it did so, hiring additional manpower and renting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-14/firm-says-city-owes-1-
Georgia emergency management chief Charley English demoted to deputy; Gen. Jim Butterworth named as replacement

...or more trying to drive less than 20 miles home.English apologized for the state's response, saying two days after the storm that he had "made a terrible mistake and put the governor in an awful position."Butterworth is a former Republican...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-24/georgia-emergency-management