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Heed the Warnings

We had approximately 25 minutes between sirens before the tornado hit, with the first one sounding around 5:15pm. The second one went off within minutes of it hitting the city and if you weren’t where you were supposed to be, then it was too late. 505 more words

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You Inspire Us

Country music super-group Lady Antebellum decided to put on a contest where they would give a free prom appearance to a winning high school.

The small town of Henryville, Ind., had been devastated by a 175 mph twister that leveled the local high school. 287 more words

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Woman's home demolished after Google Maps error...and more

Oklahoma Is Now as Much of an Earthquake Risk as California

A new federal map released Monday shows parts of Oklahoma are now as seismic as parts of California and Alaska, long the nation’s leaders in earthquakes, and for the first time includes man-made earthquakes. 157 more words

DFW Demolition Crew Tore Down Wrong House After Tornado Damage

Lindsay Diaz survived the December 26th tornado by hiding in her bathtub in Rowlett. Since then she has been renting until her home is repaired, but now she maybe homeless for a while longer as a demolition crew tore down her house by mistake. 17 more words

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Homeowners Worry That Tornado Debris Becoming Health Hazard

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DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – In Rowlett, the rain only adds to the storm ravaged dreariness of this once lovely neighborhood near I-30 and Dalrock. 403 more words

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Red Cross Ends Distribution of Supplies in Tornado Damaged Areas

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NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – The American Red Cross ended supply distribution in the tornado damaged areas Wednesday evening.

Since the storms hit, Red Cross teams have handed out more than 22,000 items such as shovels, rakes, tarps, work gloves, trash bags and other things necessary to complete the salvaging process, according to a news release. 137 more words

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AG Paxton, Sen. Cruz Tour North Texas Tornado Damage

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ROWLETT (CBSDFW.COM) – Texas Senator Ted Cruz took a detour from his Presidential campaign so he could see up close parts of Rowlett devastated by the EF-4 tornado that blew through here Saturday night. 511 more words

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