hopeforce.org http://wmot.org en Tennesseans Spend Thanksgiving Aiding Hurricane Survivors http://wmot.org/post/tennesseans-spend-thanksgiving-aiding-hurricane-survivors <p>MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT)&nbsp; --&nbsp; Eight Middle Tennesseans are spending their Thanksgiving on the New Jersey coast providing aid to Super-Storm Sandy survivors.</p><p>David Durham has been in Atlantic City all week helping homeowners dispose of damaged furniture and tear out water-soaked drywall.</p><blockquote><p>“You can still see the water line on the houses and the buildings. It came up to, in some places, well over three feet – sometimes four feet. So you can pretty much assume that there’s interior damage in all of the houses that you drive by.”</p> Thu, 22 Nov 2012 13:23:00 +0000 Mike Osborne 18093 at http://wmot.org Tennesseans Spend Thanksgiving Aiding Hurricane Survivors Tennessee Volunteer Aids Hurricane Sandy Survivors http://wmot.org/post/tennessee-volunteer-aids-hurricane-sandy-survivors <p>ATLANTIC CITY,&nbsp;NEW JERSEY&nbsp;(AP/WMOT) — The nor'easter that moved up the East Coast is being blamed for more than 200,000 additional power outages in the same areas that were hit by Superstorm Sandy.</p><p>More than 750,000 homes and businesses, mostly in New Jersey and New York, are in the dark. That's down from a peak of more than 8.5 million following Sandy.</p> Thu, 08 Nov 2012 18:07:36 +0000 AP/WMOT 17638 at http://wmot.org Tennessee Volunteer Aids Hurricane Sandy Survivors