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  1. Rain adds to the misery in tornado ravaged neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... to justice," Port Gibson Chief Jackson said. Inclement weather in South Mississippi is adding to the headaches in Columbia and Ellisville. Both of those communities are trying to clean up tornado debris and begin the process of rebuilding homes, ...

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  2. American Red Cross tornado relief assistance continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... clean up kits, tarps, gloves and other bulk items available at the sites. 1. Woodlawn Church, 1452 Highway 98 East, Columbia, MS. Hours: Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m; Sunday 1-5 p.m. 2. Pine Ridge Baptist Church, 220 Service Road, Laurel, MS. Hours: ...

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  3. More than 300 homes, businesses damaged in Mississippi tornadoesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... Marion County, where a half-mile wide, EF-3 tornado with winds estimated up to 165 mph tracked 12 miles across the Columbia area, leaving two dead and dozens of others injured. Another 12 homes and one business were reported damaged or destroyed in ...

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  4. Weekly Wrap-Up: Powerful Storms Blast the Southeast, Ohio ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | AccuWeather.com

    ... died in mobile homes in Marion and Jones counties in Mississippi. Another woman died at a local business south of Columbia, Mississippi. As many as 50 people were injured, according to the Associated Press. Due to the severity of the storms, which ...

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  5. Miss. tornado victims picking up the piecesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    Miss. tornado victims picking up the pieces 108 homes and 43 businesses in Marion County were destroyed or damaged during the storm. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1AUAuPx Lee Eddie Varnado, left, and volunteer Sylvia Berry sift through rubble in search for family photos in Columbia Friday.

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  6. Mathew 25: Ministries offer disaster relief during holiday seasonRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 25 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    Disaster relief charities, like the one in Blue Ash, people are not wasting time to help individuals in Columbia, Mississippi, where a tornado took four lives and destroyed dozens of homes on Tuesday. This natural disaster left many without much days before Christmas.

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  7. Rain adds to the misery in tornado ravaged neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Inclement weather in South Mississippi is adding to the headaches in Columbia and Ellisville. Both of those communities are trying to clean up tornado debris and begin the process of rebuilding homes, businesses, and lives.

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  8. Damage report from Tuesday's storms released by MEMARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Mississippi Press

    ... a new release a tornado destroyed or caused major damage to 108 homes and 43 businesses. Two people were killed in Columbia. MEMA has asked the Federal Emergency Management Agency to tour the damaged areas Monday to determine if any federal ...

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  9. Volunteers, charitable groups helping tornado victims recoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Three days after a deadly tornado swept through parts of Columbia and Marion County, volunteers and charitable groups are continuing to help storm victims.

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  10. Church serves as a relief center for Columbia tornado victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The massive clean up and recovery effort continues in storm struck Columbia. Volunteers and church groups are arriving to help weary residents tackle the task of picking up debris and making plans to rebuild.

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  11. Volunteers streaming to Columbia to help tornado victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... Carney. (Photo source: WLOX) Hundreds of volunteers and church groups are coming to the aid of storm victims in Columbia. That's where Tuesday's tornado killed two people and left a widespread trail of debris and destruction. "We came out today to ...

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  12. Stories of faith and survival in Columbia following deadly stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    In Columbia, MS, there are some amazing stories about faith and survival emerging on this Christmas Eve. As storm victims salvage what few belongings they have left, many are giving thanks that the loss of life wasn't worse.

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  13. Power returns to Mississippi town after twisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News Tribune

    Workers restored power Thursday to tornado-scarred Columbia, while volunteers helped clear rubble, cover roofs and do whatever else they could to help the Mississippi town recover. "We figured, what better time to show the love of Jesus than on his birthday?" Ed Brashier, minister of a church in Gardendale Alabama, told WDAM-TV on Christmas.

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  14. In Brief: Former president remains in hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Erie Times News

    ... said the puppies' chances of survival are slim because they're not yet weaned. The puppies' mother wasn't taken. COLUMBIA, Miss. -- Workers restored power Thursday to tornado-scarred Columbia, while volunteers helped clear rubble, cover roofs and do ...

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  15. Vancouver International Airport's sense of place makes it a winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Globe and Mail

    ... to reveal the work of policy makers, authority figures and ordinary citizens. Much focus was on safety in British Columbia's mills and mines, concerns over resource development, labour strife between the province and its teachers and the future of ...

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  16. Pearl River Valley Electric completes restoration from Columbia tornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Pearl River Valley Electric Power Association crews have completed work restoring service to all residential member-consumers who can receive it in the wake of the devastating tornado that struck the Columbia area Tuesday. Crews from throughout Mississippi assisted PRVEPA employees with the effort, beginning work at daybreak today to finish rebuilding from the extensive damage caused by the storm.

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  17. This is one of the nursing home residents who got a ride home for Christmas from AMR.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... rescue of an injured friend - resuscitating another monkey that had been electrocuted and knocked unconscious. In Columbia, MS, there are some amazing stories about faith and survival emerging on this Christmas Eve. As storm victims salvage what few ...

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  18. Clean-up continues in storm-ravaged ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Residents in storm-struck Columbia are continuing the clean-up on Christmas Day. It was only two days ago that a tornado touched down in that city, heavily damaging dozens of homes and businesses.

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  19. Matthew 25: Ministries' disaster response team departs to Columbia, MS after tornado strikesRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    ... a body was discovered Thursday morning at Inwood Park. Matthew 25: Ministries are sending a response team Friday to Columbia, Miss after several tornadoes that hit that area and it's surrounding areas Tuesday afternoon. Matthew 25: Ministries are ...

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  20. Worker caught using stolen credit card from a resident at a retirement homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    ... a body was discovered Thursday morning at Inwood Park. Matthew 25: Ministries are sending a response team Friday to Columbia, Miss after several tornadoes that hit that area and it's surrounding areas Tuesday afternoon. Matthew 25: Ministries are ...

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