Hurricane Ike Newswire

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  1. MomentumMY Prescription: Get RealRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | 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. During 40-Year Run, College President Has Made His MarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Texas Tribune

    ... Lamar State College-Port Arthur has had to rebound from significant damage from Hurricane Rita in 2005 and Hurricane Ike in 2008, after which hundreds of students did not return. Betty Reynard, most recently the vice president for academic affairs ...

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  3. Former Galveston mayor's ex-aide gets probationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Thomas (shown in Galveston last fall) runs a city where only 35 percent of the businesses have reopened since Hurricane Ike. Photo: Melissa Phillip, Chronicle Galveston Mayor Lyda Ann Thomas waves to the crowd as she participates in the parade ...

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  4. NRG Energy Donates $100,000 to Fund Solar Power Expansion at the...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Electric Energy Online

    ... In 2008, NRG provided $200,000 to support Houston Food Bank's emergency operations in the aftermath of Hurricane Ike. Additionally, NRG personnel maintain the Food Bank's emergency generators that can ensure the refrigerators and freezers keep food ...

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  5. Jeffers: Perry capitalizing politically on border crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Dallas Morning News

    ... to Dallas. During his time as governor, he's been flawless in the handling of various disasters, including Hurricane Ike that hit Galveston in 2008. Now, with five months left in office, Perry has turned the flood of children crossing the border to ...

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  6. MomentumMY Prescription: Get RealRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | 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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  7. Did last year's government shutdown cause a baby boom?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... birth rate. (Via "Natural disasters help nature take its course. We saw Hurricane Sandy babies in New Jersey, Hurricane Ike babies in Texas." D.C. hospitals are already preparing for another likely baby boom. They say they expect another surplus ...

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  8. Options limited for expectant moms without insuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... room visit. Holten said she was temporarily one of those uninsured when her husband was laid off in 2008 after Hurricane Ike. In the years since, she was able to get on her husband's new health insurance plan and in May she opted to get coverage ...

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  9. Bolivar bouncing back after Hurricane IkeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2013 | KHOU-TV Houston

    One month away from the five-year anniversary of Hurricane Ike, the Bolivar Peninsula has rebounded with 40 square miles of mostly pastel new construction.

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  10. Notes and notablesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... was the earliest hurricane on record to strike North Carolina and the strongest to hit the United States since Hurricane Ike in 2008. We know evacuation will be a difficult if not impossible endeavor since, as even Virginia officials admit, our ...

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  11. SCHIMMEL v. McGREGORRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | FindLaw

    ... in the Sands of Kahala Beach, a small, gated subdivision located on Galveston Island. In September 2008, Hurricane Ike made landfall in the region and caused extensive property damage to numerous homes, including those of the Buy-Out Owners. Because ...

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  12. Prepare now for hurricane seasonRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | The Moultrie News

    ... Storm surge can be brutal as with Hurricane Katrina which generated a 27-foot storm tide in Mississippi. Hurricane Ike created a 20-foot storm tide in Texas. Rip currents can cause problems like with Hurricane Bertha in 2008 which was more than ...

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  13. HIV wanted to destroy me, but with the help of DR ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 26 | Boulder Weekly

    In 2008, Hurricane Ike ripped through Houston, Texas, destroying thousands of homes and businesses in Harris County, including the orthopedic implant sales company Campbell Hayden ran alongside his long-time partner Hugh Gouthro.

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  14. Galveston Fishing Pier fixing Ike damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Chron

    Final repairs are under way to the Galveston Fishing Pier nearly six years after Hurricane Ike ripped apart the 900-foot-long structure.

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  15. After Arthur, things look very quiet in the tropicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | NBC2 News

    Hurricane Arthur is now a distant memory, but the storm did set some records. Arthur became the first Category 2 storm to hit the United States since Hurricane Ike slammed into Galveston back in 2008.

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  16. TEL Offshore Trust Announces Filing of Petition for Modification and Termination of TrustRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Business Wire

    ... the remaining overriding royalty interest owned by the Partnership. As previously disclosed, in September 2008 Hurricane Ike damaged or destroyed many of the facilities on the oil and gas properties located offshore Louisiana (the "Royalty ...

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  17. Boulder County AIDS Project three times as effective at stopping HIVRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 26 | Boulder Weekly

    In 2008, Hurricane Ike ripped through Houston, Texas, destroying thousands of homes and businesses in Harris County, including the orthopedic implant sales company Campbell Hayden ran alongside his long-time partner Hugh Gouthro.

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  18. How did that end up in a Houston sewer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Chron

    ... as a quick and easy way dispose of something. You know 'out of sight and out of mind'," Wright says. "During Hurricane Ike we had a metal door pulled off its hinges and traveled over a mile through the pipe to a lift station," he says. The city's ...

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  19. Be Prepared! What To Do Before, During And...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | RedOrbit

    Image Caption: A police vehicle drives along Lakeshore Drive outside of the Federal Levee system as high winds from Hurricane Ike pushed water from Lake Pontchatrain ashore on September 12, 2008 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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  20. Microburst causes storm damage in T0omballRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Click2Houston

    ... THAT SURROUND HIS HOMESTRETCH ALMOST 100 FEET IN THE AIR. THEY'RE GREAT IN THE SUMMER FOR SHADE. A LITTLE HURRICANE IKE, 15 MINUTES OF HURRICANE HURRICANE IKE. Reporter: BUT WHEN THERE'S A STORM. THE TREES ARE JUST WHIPPING BACK AND FORTH. Reporter: ...

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