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05-05-2010, 06:26 PM
I haven't been able get on line until yesterday, but I wanted to let everyone what it's like here. I just left a fellow mtff club members home that was involved in the flood. Byron he lives on Morton Mill road. The damage that has been done is unimaginable. In this one area i would guess 200-250 home have been flooded out. The flood waste is 8-10' high in the front yards. Most of these were not even in the 100 yr flood plane. Gaintfish and I helped about 4hrs today.

Please keep Tony in your prayers, he just retired and now has this to deal with. I removed the drywall today and black mold has already set in.

Byron Begley
05-06-2010, 12:12 PM
Hi Vern,

I got online just now to get an update. I know it is really bad. One person I know lost his home. I don't think many people are insured. The stories about people losing their lives really hurts me. This tragedy has been grossly under-reported in the National media. Though I have not lived there in several years, many of my friends still do. And, it's not just Nashville. There were many other towns and farms that were affected. It's awful.

I hope FEMA does their job well.


05-06-2010, 12:16 PM
I get word everyday about someone i know that has lost every thing. It's just not home, but most have also lost their cars, clothing etc.