FEMA: Alabamians Need Flood Insurance

Article 0 Comments The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is encouraging those in Alabama to purchase flood insurance. Though flooding is Alabama’s second-most common natural hazard, occurring on average every 12 days, FEMA says only a small percentage of people living in Alabama actually have flood insurance. The state receives […]

Severe Storms Spawn Tornadoes, Damage Homes in Southeast

Article 0 Comments Severe storms that spawned tornadoes damaged homes and downed trees as they moved across the Southeast on Monday night. Forecasters warned that the storms could threaten more than 29 million people, raising the risk of powerful tornadoes, damaging winds and hail the size of tennis balls. Cities […]