Diane Peranich was pregnant with her fourth child when her family rode out Hurricane Camille in August 1969 at their home in the DeLisle community along the coast. The former state lawmaker said her family hunkered down in the hallway to wait out the storm.
Writer Michael Farris Smith, author of the novel Rivers, recommends visiting the houses of five Southern literary giants to see where they drew their inspiration for their craft.
Georgia Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens is reminding Georgians to check their insurance policies for hurricane coverage as National Hurricane Preparedness Week approaches.
When disasters like Superstorm Sandy devastate communities, it affects the number of people available to donate blood. But hospitals still need blood to meet the needs of accident victims, cancer patients and children with blood […]
Tropical Storm Beryl threatened to soak military remembrance ceremonies and beach vacations on Memorial Day as it brought drenching rain, winds and the possibility of flooding to the southeastern U.S. coast.
ATLANTA (WAOK)- As we approach the anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, we had an opportunity to sit down with former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin to talk about one of the worst natural and human disasters […]
2010 was a year of tragedy and triumph, from the Haitian earthquake to the rescue of 33 Chilean miners. The AP’s Matt Friedman takes a look back at some of the highs and lows of […]
Category 4 Hurricane Earl has battered tiny islands across the northeastern Caribbean and is now on its way to the U.S. East Coast