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Hurricane Harvey lands in Texas

Many people volunteered to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey. //Photo courtesy of U.S. Air Force 1st Lt. Zachary West.

Julia Martins De Sa, Staff Writer

September 8, 2017

On Aug. 25, Hurricane Harvey made landfall near Corpus Christi, Texas with a magnitude that hasn’t been seen since 2005. The Category 4 hurricane brought 130 mph winds and heavy rainfall to the entire Corpus Christi area, including Port Aransas and Port O’Connor, destroying homes and flooding...

News in Brief

Catherine Schurz, World and Nation Section Editor

May 3, 2013

Amsterdam, netherlands For the first time in 120 years, the Netherlands has a king. In a formal ceremony at the Royal Palace of Amsterdam, Williem-Alexander was coronated by the former monarch, his mother, Queen Beatrix Armgard. After his appointment, thousands of citizens flooded the streets, bearin...

Doing their part: Guilford athletic alumni help in New Jersey after Hurricane Sandy ravages state

Anthony Harrison, Staff Writer

December 7, 2012

“If you say there’s a blizzard coming (in New Jersey), they’re fine with that,” Assistant Athletic Trainer Danielle Duffy said. “But a hurricane in that area is a little different.” On Oct. 29, Hurricane Sandy made landfall in New Jersey. The storm destroyed more than 72,000 homes and...

Floods and power outages: Sandy strikes Northeast

Floods and power outages: Sandy strikes Northeast

Bryan Dooley, Senior Writer

November 9, 2012

On Monday, Oct. 29, Hurricane Sandy unleashed colossal devastation on the northeast United States. The storms produced mass power outages, homelessness, and even death. “Everyone on my mom and dad’s side has been without power due to Sandy,” said Danielle Duffy, assistant athletic trainer from...