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Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief volunteers to assist in Coffee Association

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — The week of Christmas brought with it rain — and lots of it. But by Dec. 29 floodwaters began to recede enough to allow Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief teams to begin operations in Coffee Baptist Association. Administration … Continue reading

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Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief assesses storm damage, deploys chain saw unit

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — An early morning storm system April 7 brought with it heavy rainfall, flash flooding and tornado watches, some of which remained in the southeastern parts of the state at press time. Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief was quick … Continue reading

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Typhoon hits Philippines, heads toward other parts of Asia

TACLOBAN CITY, Philippines (IMB) — Super Typhoon Haiyan, with sustained winds of 195 miles an hour and gusts reaching 235 miles per hour, make it the strongest recorded storm in the world, CNN reports. Called Yolanda in the Philippines, the … Continue reading

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Breaking News — Heavy rains kill 36 in northern India

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (The Tide) — At least 36 people have been killed by recent relentless rains in the northern Indian state of Rajasthan in the heaviest rainfall there since 1981. The army has been called in to help in aid … Continue reading

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