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Hurricane Isabel returns to Category 5 strength in Atlantic

...costs about $20, but that's "cheaper than a $300 window," Myers said. In coastal Georgia, the Chatham County Emergency Management Agency encouraged people to review their hurricane plans, which should include adequate supplies, updated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/14/nat_387496.shtml
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Official urges hurricane plan

...Rotary Clubs, homeowner association dinners, and industrial safety meetings. The director of the Chatham County Emergency Management Agency carries some handouts; sometimes he even takes a PowerPoint presentation. But mostly he just talks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/02/met_310614.shtml
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Church offers shelter in storm

...has taken such a pro-active role in hurricane preparedness, said Phillip Webber, director of the Chatham County Emergency Management Agency. "I can't say enough about what they've done," Mr. Webber said. The church has stockpiled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/03/met_287017.shtml
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Storm damage stayed minor in Savannah

...century. "We dodged a very big bullet," said Pete Nichols, public information director for the Chatham County Emergency Management Agency. "Those downed limbs and other debris are nothing more than nature's pruning." Residents started...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/17/met_270455.shtml
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S.C. Governor Orders Mandatory Evacuations As Fran Threatens

BEAUFORT, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina's governor today ordered evacuations of the state's entire coast as Hurricane Fran plowed toward the mainland with 115 mph wind. "No area along our coastline is safe from what has become a huge, menacing storm," Gov. David Beasley said. He estimated a half-million people would be affected by his order. With landfall still more than a day away, Georgia's Gov. Zell Miller declared a state of emergency along that state's coast.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/09/05/met_199427.shtml
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Savannah residents see little destruction

...century. "We dodged a very big bullet," said Pete Nichols, public information director for the Chatham County Emergency Management Agency. "Those downed limbs and other debris are nothing more than nature's primming." Residents started...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/16/met_270357.shtml
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FEMA funds effort at storm protection

...the state, not the federal government - set the priorities within the community, Mr. Hair said. Chatham County Emergency Management Agency director Robert Smith will coordinate the county's effort to be chosen as a "hurricane proof" program...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/07/met_214291.shtml
Metro
Memories of Hugo in S.C.

...people will leave now. Those who are concerned about themselves will go," said John Felder of the Chatham County Emergency Management Agency. Liasons from the Federal Emergency Management Agency were deployed to Florida, Georgia, South Carolina...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/09/05/met_199430.shtml
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