President Barack Obama has signed a declaration ordering federal aid for 39 Georgia counties that were impacted by an ice storm in mid-February.
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has outlined an action plan to address future severe weather events based on an internal review he ordered after Georgia was caught unprepared for a winter storm in late January.
The Eisenhower Tree, so much a part of Augusta National that not even a sitting U.S. president could have it taken down, was removed from the 17th hole this weekend because of damage from an ice storm, the club said Sunday.
A sheriff in northeastern Georgia said he was canceling Valentine’s Day because of the bad weather, telling men they were off the hook for the romantic gifts their partners may be expecting.
Emergency responders say at least seven people have been hospitalized in sledding accidents throughout Georgia.
Power outages have risen sharply in the early morning hours on Wednesday as ice began coating trees and power lines.
The first major winter weather storm of 2014 left Georgia in a state of frenzy. Many were left trapped in traffic for multiple hours, children stuck in schools overnight, and some people were even left […]
The city dodged the first punch of a dangerous winter storm Tuesday, but forecasters warned of a potentially “catastrophic” second blow in the form of a thick layer of ice that threatened to bring hundreds of thousands of power outages and leave people in their cold, dark homes for days.
In a dire warning Tuesday, forecasters said a potentially “catastrophic” winter storm threatened to bring a thick layer of ice to Georgia and other parts of the South, causing widespread power outages that could leave people in the dark for days.
With the impending ice and snow storm set to hit the metro area, Georgia Power spokesman Brian Green offered these suggestions to prepare for and deal with an outage: – Charge your cel phone batteries […]