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  • W.Va. flooding prompts Southern Baptist response

    by Mike Ebert and Joe Conway, posted Monday, June 27, 2016 (2 years ago)

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    GREENBRIAR COUNTY, W.Va. (BP) -- Heavy rains on June 23 brought historic flooding to West Va., claiming at least 24 lives and 100 homes. Search and rescue continued on Sunday (June 26), where state and federal officials declared disaster areas.

    Southern Baptist Disaster Relief (SBDR) leaders and volunteers have been working in the wake of the storm to aid survivors and comfort those facing the loss of family and loved ones. Several state SBDR units were mobilized Saturday (June 25). Read More