Hurricane Ike Newswire

Hurricane Ike Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hurricane Ike.

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  1. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ... changes? They had weathered such storms in the past (they thought) and lived to tell the tale. This time, with Hurricane Ike bearing down on therm, they prepared with a party - and I'm sure it was fun - until the lights went out and the ...

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  2. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | American Reporter

    ... changes? They had weathered such storms in the past (they thought) and lived to tell the tale. This time, with Hurricane Ike bearing down on therm, they prepared with a party - and I'm sure it was fun - until the lights went out and the ...

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  3. These beach homes for sale in Galveston are budget-friendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Houston Chronicle

    ... and an oversized garage that could house a game room. Another attribute? This home didn't flood during Hurricane Ike. Listing price : $149,900 1606 Ave. M : For the person who likes vintage appliances and a rustic interior, this two-story home built ...

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  4. Galveston beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... from East Beach and Stewart Beach in Galveston is dumped at the 61st St. Beach to repair the erosion caused by Hurricane Ike. Photo: Johnny Hanson, Chronicle Workers dump sand collected from East Beach and Stewart Beach in Galveston at the 61st St. ...

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  5. Preventing Storm Surge Flooding in HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | PRWeb

    Costello served as Lead Levee Design Engineering Manager for a feasibility study of a new levee system to protect the Orange County, Texas area from future storm surge flooding, such as occurred in Hurricane Ike in 2008. Leading the multi-firm design team in determining several potential levee alignment alternatives for providing protection, Costello also balanced socio-economic and environmental needs and concerns.

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  6. Angelina Co. officials train for future hurricanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The last time Angelina County saw a major disaster was Hurricane Ike and before that it was Hurricane Rita. Despite the length between disasters, those involved in the safety of the residents say these trainings like the one Tuesday afternoon in Angelina County is needed.

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  7. Texas Facing Major Climate Change Impacts, Study FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... are causing it, however. In Houston, that aspect has been largely absent from a debate that has raged since Hurricane Ike in 2008 about whether to build some type of structure to protect the refineries along the Houston Ship Channel from storm ...

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  8. McCARDELL v. United States Department of Housing and Urban DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | FindLaw

    ... General, Austin, TX, Donald Steven Glywasky, City Attorney's Office, Galveston, TX, for Defendants-Appellees. Hurricane Ike made landfall over Galveston Island in September 2008 and wrought widespread devastation on the region. Among the ruins were ...

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  9. Photos: Historic Sabine Pass home demolishedRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Pass, was demolished Thursday by a crew of contractors from Port Arthur. The structure had been vacant since Hurricane Ike. The contractors also took down the Teller House, another vacant structure nearby, earlier in the week. Photo taken Thursday ...

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  10. Home-based businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... started her business as a storefront, but moved it to her home in April of 2009. "The declining economy and Hurricane Ike had a negative effect on my business. My walk-in traffic declined and customers didn't have the disposable income to spend on ...

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  11. Behind-the-scenes at Verizon's secret Cincinnati facility: PHOTOSRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Business Journal

    ... and data safe. If a natural disaster, sudden emergency or weather situation (think the derecho of 2012 or Hurricane Ike's roaring winds before that) arises in Greater Cincinnati, he's the man in charge of keeping Verizon's network running without ...

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  12. 25-year old Washington Ave restaurant transforms with new name, new look, new food focusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | CultureMap

    ... Rock is also closed for renovations , but Schoenburg explains that it's to repair damage suffered during Hurricane Ike. After the work has been completed, it will reopen with the same Cajun menu and sports bar concept it has always had. Good to know ...

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  13. Church serves community through faithRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Orange Leader

    ... is in need of refurbishing. Crawford and the congregation worked together to remodel parts of the church after Hurricane Ike caused significant damage to the structure. "We teach carpentry," Crawford said. "I also teach hands on plumbing to help ...

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  14. Fewer Half-Read BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... Gallagher, and "Infinite Monster," a book co-written by former Tyler Paper reporter Rhiannon Meyers about Hurricane Ike, the storm that devastated Galveston in 2008. Both were hard to put down. Now I'm rebuilding my list, creating a new stack: ...

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  15. Fever-Sun WNBA game postponed because of airport delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... has been postponed. In 2008, Sacramento was supposed to play at Houston, but the game was postponed because of Hurricane Ike.

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  16. New Cameron Parish sheriff's HQ, jail almost ready for useRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 19 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... s under one roof. He says some offices have operated out of modular buildings since Hurricane Rita in 2005 and Hurricane Ike in 2008.

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  17. Please don't feed the gatorsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 18 | Off the Kuff

    ... three counties that make up the southeast corner of Texas, alligators outnumber humans. The saltwater surge of Hurricane Ike killed more than 100,000, but they have rebounded in the years since and have thrived in the midst of one of the rainiest ...

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  18. Temporary road closure of Bessie Heights RdRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Orange Leader

    A grant administered by the General Land Office is funding the replacement of several bridges and culverts that were damaged as a result of Hurricane Ike and the resulting cleanup efforts. Three drainage structures on Bessie Heights, between Turner Road and Farm To Market Road 408, will be replaced with new concrete box culverts.

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  19. NTCA critical of additional backup power mandate on rural telcosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | America's Network

    ... old telephone service) to cable and VoIP subscribers by promoting the availability of backup power during Hurricane Ike in 2008, which left nearly 2 million consumers without electricity. Cincinnati Bell said that it "saw little to no uptick as a ...

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  20. Rescue training passion at work in YorktownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | The Cuero Record, Cuero, Texas

    ... Urban Search And Rescue team and tower rescue. Green was part of the rescue team during Hurricane Rita and Hurricane Ike, several tornados and urban caving. He said, "The fire departments are looked upon as the rescue team because they are the ...

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