The tasks of funeral home directors vary from preparing bodies, arranging services and writing obituaries. But in a major hurricane, when power is sparse, all of that can change.
WELAKA — During a special town council meeting to discuss police matters Saturday, Welaka Mayor Gordon Sands recommended approval of a new police chief less than two weeks after the resignation of
From floods to tree debris, from power outages to gas shortages, residents of Putnam County continue to grapple with the after effects of Hurricane Irma.
Officials at the Putnam County Emergency Operations Center said Monday they received confirmation the Federal Emergency Management Agency declared Putnam County a major disaster.
As power is restored in the county, officials warn waterborne illnesses can be caused at homes with wells that were under water or that lost their prime during extended power outages.