Tag Archives: Tropical Storm Debby

Steps at Poe Springs will take more time

By on September 18th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 2:05 pm

Summer is coming to a close, and Poe Springs still does not have its steps. Delays resulted after water levels rose too high for construction to continue. Bob Barnas, the vice mayor of High Springs , said the delays in […]

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While Isaac wreaks havoc on Louisiana, Live Oak residents still recovering from Debby

By on August 29th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:01 pm

      The town of Live Oak is breathing a sigh of relief this week as Hurricane Isaac headed west of Florida.  Live Oak is still picking up the pieces from a series of natural disasters this summer, including Tropical […]

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First Debby, now Isaac could soak the state

By on August 22nd, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:06 pm

With the news of Tropical Storm Isaac many in North Central Florida are questioning how residents would handle the storm, especially after many have yet to recover from Tropical Storm Debby. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Lindsey Zionts spoke to Red Cross official […]

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Clay County storm victims still receiving help after Tropical Storm Debby

By on August 16th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:04 pm

William Owens and his team of FEMA Mitigation Specialists were in Clay County Thursday, helping residents cleanup and rebuild the damage left by Tropical Storm Debby. Owens has been on the road for weeks now, visiting cities and helping residents. He […]

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Jonesville sinkhole is stabilizing

By and on July 27th, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:09 pm

With the recent drought followed by torrential rains from Tropical Storm Debby, the appearance of sinkholes has increased across North Central Florida. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Stephanie Denardo reports on how this recent weather has affected a particular sinkhole in Jonesville. […]

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Live Oak faces long battle to rebuild after Tropical Storm Debby

By on July 25th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:34 pm

Three weeks after Tropical Storm Debby, the streets of Live Oak are lined with debris as people work to rebuild homes and businesses which suffered severe flood damage.  As you’ll see in snapshots included in this tv story, floodwaters were […]

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Columbia county mosquito spraying

By on July 23rd, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:37 pm

Columbia County will undergo aerial mosquito spraying later this week.  The aftermath of Tropical Storm Debby has facilitated rapid breeding for mosquitos in the area. Columbia County Health Department Public Information Officer Harvey Campbell says mosquito spraying occurs annually no […]

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WRUF Weather: Developing El Niño May Tame the Tropics

By on July 18th, 2012 | Last updated: September 20, 2012 at 1:44 pm

The 2012 Atlantic Hurricane Season began with a bang, spawning four named storms by June 27 and breaking numerous records, including the fastest start to an Atlantic hurricane season in history.  Two of the storms – Beryl and Debby – […]

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Live Oak residents play waiting game for storm recovery

By and on July 17th, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:10 pm

Tropical Storm Debby is long gone, but its effects are still having an impact on several Florida residents in Suwannee County. The City of Live Oak was hit the hardest, and clean-up measures are still underway. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Blake […]

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Live Oak recovery from Tropical Storm Debby a slow process

By on July 16th, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:11 pm

It’s been a few weeks since the Salvation Army was summoned to Live Oak to help with relief efforts after Tropical Storm Debby took a toll on the city. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Nickelle Smith talked with Salvation Army Lieutenant Preston Lewis who has […]

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