Rain, Rain And More Rain For Christmas In AtlantaAuthorities said heavy rains caused several problems on Thursday including a mudslide on a mountain in north Georgia, flooded a movie theater lobby in LaGrange, power outages and led to flooding that closed several roads across the state.
Death Toll Rises In Historic South Carolina FloodingThe coroner for the county surrounding Columbia has released the names of several people found dead in flooded vehicles, bringing the death toll from the storms to at least 12.
Opinion: Sandy Reminds Us Of The Need For FEMA And That Romney Would Shut It DownRomney was asked at a presidential debate whether FEMA should be shut down in light of the deficit. Romney replied that FEMA should "absolutely" be shut down. He was asked specifically if that included disaster relief. He replied that it was "immoral" to provide such relief in the face of "larger debts", emphasizing that "it makes no sense at all" to have such programs.
Isaac Poses Flooding, Tornado Threats To Southwest GeorgiaForecasters say Tropical Storm Isaac will bring the threat of flooding and tornadoes to the southwest corner of Georgia.
Atlanta Area Surprised By Late Afternoon Storms
New Flood Plain Maps Coming