One of the these was the wife of an WWI period Army Corporal. Six veterans served honorably in the Army, Marine Corps or Navy during the WWI, WWII, Korea or Vietnam war periods. These Alabamians were unclaimed an average of 44 years.
The state’s emergency management agency has 30 days to submit a major disaster declaration to the federal government. This is how the state will get financial assistance for the damage caused by historic flooding on Wednesday.
Much of Pelham was under water Wednesday night after significant rain fell over the city. Angelyn Huguley and her family moved to the area back in April, and she said she’s never seen anything like this.
Those living in the Green Park South Neighborhood in Pelham spent the day cleaning up after major flooding in the area Wednesday night. Wilfredo Delgado has been living at the mobile home community for about 10 years. He said he couldn’t believe how much water rushed into the community Wednesday night and was scared his home was going to be washed away.
Investigators said the officer was working an off-duty assignment after the concert when he said the man ignored instructions about the traffic flow pattern and became angry when he was not allowed to pass.
Creekview Elementary School teacher Ashlee Elliott felt such compassion after talking with a Grandview ICU nurse that she rallied her third grade students and others in her Alabaster community and put together care bags for COVID ICU nurses at Grandview.