Richmond County first responders lead effort to support Kentucky tornado victims – The Richmond Observer
ROCKINGHAM– Richmond County’s initial -responder companies are collaborating to back up to those in Kentucky that were influenced by hurricanes recently.
Greater than a loads hurricanes have actually been verified touching down in western Kentucky alone, consisting of numerous that have actually been ranked a minimum of EF-3. On Tuesday, CNN reported that at the very least 88 individuals were eliminated as twisters left a route of damage throughout several states along the Mississippi River.
The course of one hurricane supposedly extended greater than 220 miles.
According to the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office, the products most required are tarpaulins, brand-new coverings, baby diapers as well as various other infant things, toiletries and also womanly health items, mineral water, tinned items and also various other non-perishable foods, animal food, trash can paper items and also hand sanitizer.
Numerous services and also churches are accompanying the constable’s workplace, the Richmond County Fire/Rescue Chiefs Association and also the area federal government to accumulate materials.
Drop-off places are listed here:
- East Rockingham Fire Department – Friday – 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
- Rockingham Fire Department – Saturday as well as Sunday – 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
- Cordova Fire Department – Saturday – 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
- Hamlet Fire Department – Wednesday-Friday., Sunday – All Day
- Hoffman Fire as well as Rescue – Saturday-Sunday, 2-6 p.m.
- Mountain Creek Fire Department – Wednesday-Sunday – All Day
- Derby Fire Department – Thursday-Sunday – All Day
- Northside Fire Department – Saturday-Sunday – 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
- Champion Ford (crushed rock great deal) – Friday – 1-4 p.m.
- Ellerbe Town Hall – Friday – 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
- Richmond County Health Department – Wednesday-Friday – 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
- Mount Carmel FWB Church – Saturday – 10 a.m.-noon