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Months After the Floods, Help Is Still Needed

Volunteer this month to help neighbors cope or prepare for disaster

Tennessee State Page News September 2010

Jamesenia Shelton stands in the living room of her Nashville home where the water was 5 feet deep after the May flood. Tennessee residents are being encouraged this month to help others recover from the floods and prepare for future disasters. home are still being stored at her home in Nashville, Tenn. on Friday, August 20, 2010. Jameseina's home was badly flooded in the spring of2010, destroying most of the belongings in her basement — Photo by Josh Anderson

It started as a typical Sunday morning when Jamesenia Shelton woke to the sound of rain outside her house. Within an hour, the 72-year-old Nashville resident realized the day would be anything but normal. … Back to Article

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