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Cold temperatures in Augusta bring fire warnings

...responded to six fires at vacant structures since Jan. 1. More fires are possible as temperatures drop and the homeless seek shelter in vacant homes and use accelerants to start fires."As long as everybody is alert and looking at these situations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-18/cold-temperatures-augusta-bri
If thunder is rumbling, it's time to seek shelter

...thunder can be heard in the distance, it's time to seek shelter. The very best place is inside your car or truck...area, so it's best to crank up the boat motor and seek shelter the moment thunder is heard.- Here's wishing a speedy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2010-08-20/if-thunder-rumbl
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Severe weather updates

...a tornado warning was issued for the Athens area and The University of Georgia sent an alert advising students to "seek shelter indoors immediately." The tornado warning expired at 7:45 a.m. with no reported tornado touchdown.8: 15 a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-14/severe-weather-updates
Ice storm tested hardiness, strength of all of Augusta area's trees

...the area in recorded history. Freezing rain is insidious; you're helpless to do anything about it. Trees can't seek shelter ? they have to stand there and take it.In my lifetime, I remember three or four damaging ice storms ? nothing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-02-23/ice-storm-tested
Winter storm paralyzes cities across Southeast

...ATLANTA - Students camped out with teachers in school gyms or on buses and commuters abandoned cars along the highway to seek shelter in churches, fire stations - even grocery stores - after a rare snowstorm left thousands of unaccustomed Southerners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-29/winter-storm-paralyzes-cities
Lawsuit keeps veteran housing project alive

...Charlie Norwood VA Center in uptown Augusta and imagined a reinvented campus where homeless and disabled veterans could seek shelter and receive increased access to health care.She said the endangered property had "great bones" and that after traces...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-08/lawsuit-keeps-veteran-housing
Mercy Ministries will throw Christmas party for homeless Saturday

...years, Briana Alley has organized a party at Mercy Ministries' day center at 1739 Fenwick St. for the homeless who seek shelter there.Often without soliciting donations from the community, Alley and her mother, Jackie Wilder, have gathered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-20/mercy-ministries-will-throw-c
Sightings of top game fish reported off coast

...happy experience with the fish came more than 30 years ago in the Broad River and Port Royal Sound near Beaufort. Cobia seek shelter in the shade of the Broad River Bridge and sometimes gather in the shade of fishing boats. I was the guest of my friend...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2013-05-16/sightings-top-ga
Atlanta mayor Reed defends using emergency lanes in jam

...Journal-Constitution. The action has sparked anger from motorists who tried to stay warm in their cars or abandoned them to seek shelter in businesses along freeways around metro Atlanta.Campos said they believed that communicating to the largest possible...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-01/atlanta-mayor-reed-defends-us
Dale Earnhardt Jr. reigns after long delay at Daytona 500

...after 38 laps. The track was under a tornado warning for nearly an hour, with electronic bulletin board urging fans to seek shelter in their cars.The threat was so real, the American Red Cross told people to fasten their seatbelts and turn on their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-02-24/dale-earnhardt-jr-reigns-aft