25 Years Ago
February 4, 2021
Herald of Feb. 1, 1996
Cleanup continued in the low-lying areas of the Cove that were hard hit by the flood of Jan. 19.
Many families were back in their homes after being forced out by the high water and mud that remained after the water receded. Furnace repairmen and electricians were working long hours to restore heat and repair appliances damaged by the flood.
Most families and businesses were still trying to assess their damage, not knowing whether the high water would cause permanent damage to floors and walls once they dry out.
Individuals, businesses, organizations and churches wer...