2017-09-14 / Front Page

Irma’s high winds down trees throughout county



Rescue personnel and volunteers responded to calls of aid regarding power outages, downed trees and limbs, and other destructions strewn throughout Lincoln County on Monday due to hurricane Irma. High winds from the storms even caused a large tree to uproot and fall on a residence on Melvin Drive. The family is safe and was sheltered at Faith Community Church at the time of the incident. Rescue personnel and volunteers responded to calls of aid regarding power outages, downed trees and limbs, and other destructions strewn throughout Lincoln County on Monday due to hurricane Irma. High winds from the storms even caused a large tree to uproot and fall on a residence on Melvin Drive. The family is safe and was sheltered at Faith Community Church at the time of the incident.

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