Rainfall Totals for the Week
- STEWART COUNTY, GA (WALB) – The J and J Farms poultry operation on Freeman Road in Stewart County was wiped out by severe weather Wednesday. Joe Ammons had two of his huge chicken houses destroyed, with hundreds of chickens killed.
- ALBANY, GA (WALB) – The Albany Police Department is investigating after a longtime Albany business was burglarized early Thursday morning.
- CARROLL COUNTY, GA (WSB) – Crews are cleaning up now after at least 20 tornadoes ripped through Georgia.
- WEBSTER COUNTY/STEWART COUNTY, GA (WTVM) – In Webster County, winds collapsed a warehouse building along Highway 520, power crews there at the scene trying to repair what’s left of the lines.
- AMERICUS, GA (WTVM) – Americus was one of the areas hit hard by Wednesday’s severe weather, with a reported tornado touching down.
- SPARTA, GA (CBS46) – Residents in Sparta, Georgia reported feeling a 2.5 magnitude earthquake Wednesday night.
- ATLANTA, GA (AJC) – Georgia’s top transportation official said Monday that the state will reconsider storing material under highway bridges in the wake of a fire that led to the collapse of I-85 in Atlanta.