Latest Hurricane Dolly Stories

2010-07-02 13:18:30

Tropical Depression Alex dissipated over the mountains of central Mexico, but his rainy remnants have moved into south, central and western Texas.

2009-03-11 12:49:00

Receives EEI Awards for Responding to Gustav, Ike and Assisting Two Other Utilities NEW ORLEANS, March 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Entergy Corporation accepted two national awards Wednesday for its work restoring power after hurricanes Gustav and Ike and for helping two utilities recover from severe weather.

2008-12-11 12:25:00

Hurricane Dolly, Hurricane Gustav, Hurricane Ike, Midwest Flooding, Indiana Tornadoes WASHINGTON, Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross today announced the top five disasters of 2008, based on the number of people needing shelter, food, and comfort.

2008-12-01 08:46:00

PALM BEACH, Fla., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2008 Atlantic hurricane season ended Sunday, and not a day too soon. While recent weeks have been quiet, July saw Hurricane Dolly lash South Padre Island, Texas, with 100 MPH winds. Come September, Gustav slammed New Orleans and the Louisiana coast.

2008-09-10 09:05:00

With Hurricane Ike steaming into the Gulf of Mexico, Texas emergency officials Tuesday stood ready to order 1 million people evacuated from the impoverished Rio Grande Valley and tried to convince tens of thousands of illegal immigrants that they have less to fear from the Border Patrol than from the storm.

2008-09-08 09:00:04

By BRIAN SKOLOFF By Brian Skoloff The Associated Press KEY WEST, Fla.

2008-08-13 18:00:23

WASHINGTON, Aug. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Labor today announced a $7,350,171 grant to Texas to create approximately 475 temporary jobs to assist in cleanup and recovery efforts as a result of Hurricane Dolly.

2008-08-04 09:00:04

The Associated Press NEW ORLEANS Tropical Storm Edouard formed in the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday, and forecasters expected it to bring high winds and several inches of rain to the coasts of western Louisiana and eastern Texas.

2008-07-31 15:00:35

GREENWICH, Conn., July 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Nestle Waters North America has donated 222,234 half-liter bottles of Ozarka(R) Brand Natural Spring Water to citizens and disaster relief workers affected by last week's Category 2 Hurricane Dolly.

2008-07-28 12:01:00

Hurricane Dolly made such a mess of the Rio Grande Valley of Texas that officials estimated Monday it will take at least another week to recover.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.