Tag Archive for Dyersburg

A Heavy Sigh

People born in Puerto Rico are American citizens.  Wonder what this has to do with (I say laced with heavy snark and disappointment that we still live in a world where this happens.) NASHVILLE, TN (AP) – A Tennessee father…

FEMA Information For West Tennessee

Estimates keep coming in for counties in west Tennessee after last month’s flood/tornado/straight line wind damage. Three county offices are remaining open, and the FEMA office in Dyersburg is transitioning to a new location. The Jackson Sun has the story.…

Feed the Need in Dyersburg Tomorrow

The Dyersburg State Gazette reports that Feed the Need Food Pantry needs volunteers for their distribution effort tomorrow morning. From the article Volunteers are greatly needed for this event due to the increased size of the program. Close to 1500…

Digging Out in Dyersburg

The Dyersburg State Gazette reports that the Forked Deer River is below flood stage and officials are having trouble finding places to house people. Some of the assistance FEMA provides includes rental assistance programs, uninsured medical losses, transient accommodations, vehicle…

Dyersburg Digs Out From the Flood

The majority of the floodwaters having receded from Dyersburg, the city is restoring services to areas previously under water and allowing homeowners back into the neighborhoods. In addition, the city is waiving city permit fees for renovation projects. There are…

Tide Loads Of Hope

There headed to Nashville from South Florida so it may be a day or so. If you follow their Twitter account, there was also some information on Dyersburg. The truck, they only have one, is also trying to partner with…