Archive | August 27th, 2012

Ready.gov publishes disaster supplies kit

August 27, 2012

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Stocking up on disaster items (batteries, flashlights, water) in the event of severe weather is always a good idea. Ready.gov has posted ready-made lists for folks preparing for Tropical Storm Isaac. Items include: Water, one gallon of water per person per day for at least three days, for drinking and sanitation Food, at least a three-day […]

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Millsaps hosting 40 University of New Orleans athletes seeking refuge from Isaac

August 27, 2012

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With Tropical Storm Isaac barreling down on the Louisiana gulf Coast and forecasters projecting that New Orleans will bear the brunt of Isaac’s effects when it makes landfall early Wednesday morning as a hurricane, UNO is evacuating 40 athletes to Millsaps University in Jackson. The athletes will be joined by several Privateer coaches, UNO police […]

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