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Sept. 20, 2018

‘It’s Not Over,’ Guard says of N.C. Hurricane Relief Mission

Soldiers continue to help evacuate residents in flood-ravaged communities along North Carolina’s coastal plains six days after Hurricane Florence made landfall.

Sept. 18, 2018

Northcom Commander: Response Framework Working Well in Florence Aftermath

The National Response Framework is operating as designed as the Carolinas face the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, the commander of U.S. Northern Command said at a news briefing.

Sept. 18, 2018

Kentucky Air Guard Deploys Search and Recovery Team Following Hurricane Florence

At the request of North Carolina public health officials and to augment the North Carolina Medical Examiner, the Kentucky Air National Guard’s 123rd Fatality Search and Recovery Team has deployed 11 members to North Carolina in the wake of Hurricane Florence.

Sept. 17, 2018

National Guard Answers the Call for Hurricane Florence

National Guard members have flowed in from at least 28 states to help North and South Carolina units support civil authorities as Hurricane Florence, now a tropical storm, lingers over the Carolinas.

Sept. 16, 2018

Northern Command Provides DoD Hurricane Support Update

More than 13,000 Defense Department personnel are supporting relief efforts by the Federal Emergency Management Agency along with state and local responders as Tropical Storm Florence moves inland.

Sept. 14, 2018

Oklahoma Guard Aviators Deploy to Aid Hurricane Florence Relief Effort

Soldiers from the Oklahoma Army National Guard departed from Muldrow Army Heliport here to provide search-and-recovery capabilities for East Coast citizens impacted by Hurricane Florence.

Sept. 13, 2018

More than 7,000 Service Members ‘Leaning Forward’ to Aid Fellow Citizens

Hurricane Florence made landfall in North Carolina bringing devastating wind and storm surge, with flooding expected across the Carolinas. More than 7,000 service members are ready to assist residents.

Sept. 13, 2018

Northern Command Provides Response Support for Hurricane Florence

In support of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, U.S. Northern Command is leaning forward and actively posturing Defense Department forces in preparation for Hurricane Florence.

Sept. 13, 2018

West Virginia Guard Prepares for Hurricane Florence Response

The West Virginia National Guard continues to ramp up efforts to prepare for the impact of Hurricane Florence on the Mountain State, while simultaneously lending support to neighboring National Guard units and federal agencies.

Sept. 12, 2018

Airmen Monitor Florence, Provide Data to National Hurricane Center

The Air Force Reserve's 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron is flying missions over the Atlantic Ocean this week to monitor Hurricane Florence.

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