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Terray Sylvester

A month later, hurricane trips up Florida Panhandle voters

07 Nov 2018

MEXICO BEACH, Fla. Christy Todd said she is a regular voter in Mexico Beach, the oceanfront Florida Panhandle community nearly obliterated by Hurricane Michael less than a month ago. But she sat out Tuesday's elections.

In Florida Panhandle, Hurricane Michael casts shadow over voting

06 Nov 2018

PANAMA CITY Catina Hill, a registered Republican who says she votes in every election, kept her streak alive on Tuesday despite the devastation that Hurricane Michael wrought in Florida's Panhandle last month and the chaos it still brings to her life.

For some in Florida Panhandle, voting takes back seat to hurricane hardships

06 Nov 2018

PANAMA CITY, Fla. Sissy Karr, a landlady with 14 rental properties around Panama City, Florida, is a loyal Republican who voted for Donald Trump for president in 2016. But she says she is too busy cleaning up from Hurricane Michael to vote in Tuesday's elections. | Video

Florida's Republicans feel brunt of hurricane in upcoming election

19 Oct 2018

PORT ST. JOE, Fla. Two days after Katherine Shimonis returned to her home in the Florida Panhandle to find it destroyed by Hurricane Michael, she went to her local post office, which was empty and without power, and shouldered her way through the front door. | Video

Sewage spill from Hurricane Michael suspected in Florida fish kills

19 Oct 2018

APALACHICOLA, Fla. A sewage spill from a Florida wastewater plant during Hurricane Michael into a river feeding environmentally fragile Apalachicola Bay is suspected of causing mass fish kills downstream, state officials said on Thursday.

Hurricane strands many in Florida Panhandle's poor, rural backcountry

16 Oct 2018

FOUNTAIN, Fla. Bernard Sutton, a 64-year-old cancer patient, and two buddies have been living out of a camping tent and broken-down minivan since his double-wide trailer home in rural Fountain, Florida, was torn apart by Hurricane Michael last week. | Video

Hurricane strands many in Florida Panhandle's poor, rural backcountry

16 Oct 2018

FOUNTAIN, Fla. Bernard Sutton, a 64-year-old cancer patient, and two buddies have been living out of a camping tent and broken-down minivan since his double-wide trailer home in rural Fountain, Florida, was torn apart by Hurricane Michael last week. | Video

Florida wild cat sanctuary caught in hurricane's path

13 Oct 2018

PANAMA CITY, Fla. "Saint" the mountain lion was pacing nervously in his pen and crying days before Hurricane Michael cut a path of destruction through the Bear Creek Feline Center, a refuge for 23 wild cats near Florida's Panama City.

More floods threaten Hawaii as tropical Storm Lane drifts away

26 Aug 2018

HONOLULU Tropical Storm Lane, greatly diminished from the major hurricane it once was, drifted away from the Hawaiian coast on Saturday, but lingering showers threatened to trigger more flooding and landslides. | Video

Tropical storm Lane threatens more Hawaii floods before turning away

25 Aug 2018

HONOLULU, Aug 25 Tropical Storm Lane threatened to drench Hawaii's most populated island of Oahu on Saturday, after lingering just south of the U.S. state and unleashing torrential rains and flooding on the Big Island, weather and civil defense officials said.

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