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Hurricane Arthur makes landfall near Cape Lookout, NC

USA TODAY - 04 Jul 2014
NORFOLK, Va. — Hurricane Arthur made landfall late Thursday on the southern end of North Carolina's barrier islands, battering the shore with sustained winds of up to 100 mph. The National Hurricane Center in Miami reported that the eye of the storm ...
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Does an early tropical storm hint at an active hurricane season?

WBRZ - 14 May 2018
It was also the earliest hurricane on record to strike Florida, and the only hurricane to hit the U.S. coastline in the month of May. The most costly pre-season storm was Tropical Storm Arthur in 2008, costing an estimated $78 million. Current forecast ...
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BEYOND THE STORM — Storm protection through the years

The Port Arthur News - 01 May 2018
In the modern era, the hurricane that struck Galveston in 1900, killing an estimated 6,000 people, remains the most devastating natural disaster in American history. The Aug. 15, 1915, storm that also struck Galveston flooded Port Arthur with a 27-inch ...
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Pols decry 'L'-ack of handicap access in subway shutdown

The Villager - 24 May 2018
These stations and others along the L line from Bedford Ave. in Brooklyn to Eighth Ave. in Manhattan are scheduled to be shut down beginning in April 2019 for 15 months in order to repair damage from Hurricane Sandy to the line's Canarsie Tunnel under ...
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Port Arthur native honored for Harvey work in Houston

The Port Arthur News - 21 May 2018
Heroes from Hurricane and Tropical Storm Harvey were honored recently in Houston, and among them one Port Arthur native. Patrick Britton is a sergeant with the Port Arthur Police Department and was named as one of the “Heroes of Houston” by Shell.
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Hurricane Harvey recovery funds may prioritize wealthy

The Atlanta Voice - 29 Apr 2018
FILE – In this Aug. 31, 2017, file photo, floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey surround homes in Port Arthur, Texas. Advocacy groups say Texas is poised to unfairly distribute $5 billion in federal funding provided for housing repairs following ...
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Nothing keeps Port Arthur pastor from feeling blessed

Baptist Standard - 04 May 2018
Hurricane Harvey caused floods that devastated Procter Baptist Church in Port Arthur, filling the sanctuary with at least three feet of water. (Photo / Jason Burden). “I called the church to prayer,” he said. “Church members asked me, 'What are we ...

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