State of Emergency

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley and his wife, Dianne, take questions from the media.  (credit: Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

Ala Schools Closing Ahead Of Winter Threat

Gov. Robert Bentley issued a state of emergency for all of Alabama amid an approaching winter storm that prompted schools and businesses to announce closures or late openings Tuesday in northern counties forecast to get the brunt of any ice, sleet or snow.

02/10/2014

The weather kills at least 2,000 Americans each year and nearly two-thirds of the deaths are from the cold, according to a new government report.  (credit: Daniel Shirey/Getty Images)

Georgia Governor Declares State Of Emergency Ahead Of Winter Storm

With memories of thousands of vehicles gridlocked for hours on icy metro Atlanta highways fresh in their minds, officials north Georgia prepared Monday for another round of winter weather, with the governor declaring a state of emergency for 14 counties.

02/10/2014

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Sandy’s Aftermath

Today’s show was focused on the devastation of the east coast states after they were hit hard by Hurricane Sandy. News outlets are reporting that 48 people are dead while millions are without power. Reports […]

10/30/2012

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Storm States of Emergency

The snow is fresh, but governors in Kansas, Oklahoma, Missouri and Illinois are declaring emergencies. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon activated 600 members of the National Guard as an enormous storm begins pelting states from Texas […]

WAOK-AM–02/02/2011

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