Only two weeks left to register for disaster assistance

AUSTIN, Texas — Texans who suffered damage or losses from the March 7-29 severe storms, tornadoes and flooding only have until Wednesday, May 18, to register for FEMA assistance. “We do not want to see anyone lose the opportunity to receive money that they are due,” said Federal Coordinating Officer Kevin Hannes, who is in charge of FEMA’s operations in Texas. “But as we deal with multiple disasters here… Read More Only two weeks left to register for disaster assistance

Six Additional Texas Counties May Now Apply for Disaster Assistance

AUSTIN, Texas – At the request of the state of Texas, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has added Erath, Gregg, Harrison, Hood, Marion and Parker to the federal disaster declaration of March 19. They join the three counties already approved for both Individual Assistance and Public Assistance: Jasper, Newton and Orange. Texans who suffered damage or losses as a… Read More Six Additional Texas Counties May Now Apply for Disaster Assistance

FEMA Disposal Site provided for floodravaged homeowners in Marion County

Carla Bass Jimplecute Staff Even before the President signed the Disaster Declaration including Marion County, as a result of the flooding, Marion County Commissioners’ Court had decided it would be the thing to do for those residents of the county needing to dispose of property damaged by the flood waters of Caddo and its tributaries. Located just 1.8 miles from town on FM134, the Commissioners and Sheriff’s Department… Read More FEMA Disposal Site provided for floodravaged homeowners in Marion County