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Winter Storm

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)

Gov. Deal Outlines Severe Weather Response Plans

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.

03/04/2014

File photo of snow and ice in Atlanta, Ga. (Photo by Davis Turner/Getty Images)

Damage From Winter Storm In Ga. Estimated At $25M

The latest winter storm to pound Georgia with ice and snow caused an estimated $25 million in damage.

02/18/2014

Students carry provisions as they walk through icy and slushy conditions back to the Emory University campus on Feb. 12, 2014, in Atlanta, Ga. (credit: Davis Turner/Getty Images)

Winter Storm Kills At Least 12 Across The South

Small armies of utility workers labored to turn the lights — and the heat — back on for hundreds of thousands of Southerners as a winter storm that left them without power threatened major cities further up the East Coast.

02/13/2014

Remnants of snow and ice prompt airlines to ground about 775 flights into and out of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. (Getty Images)

Hundreds More Flights Cancelled At Atlanta Airport

Remnants of snow and ice prompt airlines to ground about 775 flights into and out of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

02/13/2014

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At Least 7 Hospitalized In Ga. Sledding Crashes

Emergency responders say at least seven people have been hospitalized in sledding accidents throughout Georgia.

02/12/2014

File photo of roses on display for Valentine's Day. (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)

Winter Weather Could Spell Trouble For Valentine’s Day Flower Deliveries

What will the latest winter storm mean for Valentine’s Day deliveries in some of the most affected areas?

02/12/2014

Travel advisory signs along I-85 South warn drivers of upcoming hazardous driving conditions on Feb. 11, 2014 in Atlanta, Ga. (credit: Davis Turner/Getty Images)

National Weather Service: Ice Storm Is ‘An Event Of Historical Proportions’

Emergency management workers in the Atlanta area were preparing to spring into action as rain — and temperatures — were falling early Wednesday, potentially leading to “catastrophic” ice conditions across the region.

02/12/2014

File photo of people walking in winter weather. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Psychiatrist: ‘There Has Been A Tremendous Amount’ Of Seasonal Affective Disorder This Winter

Much of the nation has been grappling with severe winter weather for the past few weeks – and forecasts do not indicate any signs of relief.

02/12/2014

Travel advisory signs along I-85 South warn drivers of upcoming hazardous driving conditions on Feb. 11, 2014 in Atlanta, Ga. (credit: Davis Turner/Getty Images)

‘Catastrophic’ Winter Storm Could Cause Widespread Power Outages For Days In South

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.

02/11/2014

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

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