Hurricane Ike Newswire

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  1. Potholes in Warren causing major problems for driversRead the original story

    Thursday | KBMT

    ... and calipers." Last year, Tyler County hired a contractor to replace the road using federal grant money from Hurricane Ike but so far no work has been done. "The $1.3 million grant is a godsend to us but we are going to have to wait until they get ...

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  2. Would you live in a downtown modular home?Read the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... convert two shipping containers into their Bolivar house. Busceme-Scheibel's home was originally destroyed by Hurricane Ike, and chose to replace it with the containers to supplement the increased costs of building in the storm torn area. Photo ...

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  3. Would you live in a downtown modular home?Read the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... convert two shipping containers into their Bolivar house. Busceme-Scheibel's home was originally destroyed by Hurricane Ike, and chose to replace it with the containers to supplement the increased costs of building in the storm torn area. Photo ...

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  4. Vegas on the Texas coast?Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... was to purchase insurance through the high-risk pool system offered by TWIA," Deshotel said. "Since 2008's Hurricane Ike hit the Gulf Coast with such severity and monetarily devastated the fund, TWIA is operating with a huge deficit. It was nearly ...

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  5. Galveston beach reconstruction project nears completionRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | KRGV

    The Park Board of Trustees has announced that a $4.8 million beach reconstruction project in Galveston will soon be completed. Efforts to repair damage at the west end of Seawall Boulevard caused by Hurricane Ike in 2008 will be finished Sunday.

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  6. Texas' costliest disastersRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Many of the storms have cost residents' insurance companies well into the billions. One storm in particular, Hurricane Ike which hit Galveston Island in 2008, is ranked among the costliest storms to ever hit the country. The storm destroyed 80 ...

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  7. EDITORIAL: As hospitals close, more clinics neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... more to encourage these developments. The Bolivar Peninsula is getting its first major health facility since Hurricane Ike devastated the beach community in 2008. Winnie Community Hospital will start up an urgent care clinic in Crystal Beach. The ...

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  8. These are Texas' costliest disastersRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | Chron

    ... Many of the storms have cost residents' insurance companies well into the billions. One storm in particular, Hurricane Ike which hit Galveston Island in 2008, is ranked among the costliest storms to ever hit the country. The storm destroyed 80 ...

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  9. Galveston beach reconstruction project nears completionRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | KRGV

    The Park Board of Trustees has announced that a $4.8 million beach reconstruction project in Galveston will soon be completed. Efforts to repair damage at the west end of Seawall Boulevard caused by Hurricane Ike in 2008 will be finished Sunday.

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  10. Galveston beach reconstruction project nears completionRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    The Park Board of Trustees has announced that a $4.8 million beach reconstruction project in Galveston will soon be completed. The Galveston County Daily News reports efforts to repair damage at the west end of Seawall Boulevard caused by Hurricane Ike in 2008 will be finished Sunday.

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  11. Beach reconstruction project to be complete in time for SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | KVII-TV Amarillo

    The Park Board of Trustees has announced that a $4.8 million beach reconstruction project in Galveston will soon be completed. ) reports efforts to repair damage at the west end of Seawall Boulevard caused by Hurricane Ike in 2008 will be finished Sunday.

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

    Wednesday Mar 11 | 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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  13. Senate committee passes new fingerprint restrictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Houston Chronicle

    ... It could also potentially hamper police efforts to identify people after major weather disasters, such as when Hurricane Ike tore through the senator's district in 2008. "You got to have as much as you can and DNA is always the best, but if you ...

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  14. Bolivar urgent care clinic to openRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Bolivar Peninsula residents will have a new emergency health care clinic - the first since Hurricane Ike flattened the beach community in 2008 - and Winnie Community Hospital will provide the urgent care in Suite 18A of the Plaza Shopping Center , 2275 Texas 87 in Crystal Beach.

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  15. CloudReplica(R) Reports an Alarming Trend Requiring a Record Number of Customer RecoveriesRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Freshnews

    ... Development, commented, "Many of our prospective customers have been holding their collective breath since Hurricane Ike impacted them and they are now hoping to dodge another bullet this hurricane season. Many are now realizing the benefit of ...

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  16. A new bigger jewel of a park for Houston? $100 million plan aims to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | CultureMap

    ... Loop Road will shift further east. Woltz is leading the effort to vivify the grounds that were ravaged by Hurricane Ike in 2008 and by the droughts that have plagued Texas in recent years. He has surrounded himself with a team of 70-plus local ...

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  17. Galveston fire station gets design kudosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Baltimore. The building on Cessna Road next to Scholes International Airport replaces the station destroyed by Hurricane Ike in 2008 and is designed to survive a storm of similar size. The living quarters on the second floor feature a viewing deck ...

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  18. Collapsed home highlights housing problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | KBMT

    No one was injured in the collapse, but it has ignited a conversation in the neighborhood about the problem of run-down, vacant structures. Neighbors said the home has been in disrepair since Hurricane Ike and they'd like to see the old houses demolished before more accidents happen.

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  19. Galveston fire station gets design kudosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Baltimore. The building on Cessna Road next to Scholes International Airport replaces the station destroyed by Hurricane Ike in 2008 and is designed to survive a storm of similar size. The living quarters on the second floor feature a viewing deck ...

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

    Wednesday Mar 4 | 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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