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Press release from the Office of Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam; August 17, 2012: NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam announced today the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has granted his disaster declaration request for Washington and its surrounding counties after severe storms and flash flooding occurred Aug. 5, 2012. The declaration includes Carter, Greene, Hawkins, […]

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Press release from the U.S. Small Business Administration (via PRNewswire.com); July 20, 2012:   ATLANTA, July 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that federal economic injury disaster loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private non-profit organizations of all sizes located in […]

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State of Tennessee Press Release; May 19, 2010: Cannon, Giles, Marshall Approved for Individual, Public Assistance NASHVILLE – Four Tennessee counties have been approved for federal assistance as a result of extreme weather and flooding that struck the state April 30-May 2. Cannon, Giles and Marshall counties have been approved in both the individual and […]

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State of Tennessee Press Release; May 6, 2010: NASHVILLE – The federal government this evening authorized a major disaster declaration for four additional Tennessee counties. On Monday, Governor Phil Bredesen asked President Obama to declare 52 counties federal disaster areas following the severe storms, tornadoes and flooding that struck the state beginning Friday, April 30. […]

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State of Tennessee Press release, Dec. 11, 2009: Five More Counties Requested for Primary Disaster Designation NASHVILLE – Governor Phil Bredesen today announced the U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved his request for federal farm assistance for 16 Tennessee counties due to excessive rain and flooding that occurred in September and October. “Farming is challenging […]

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