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90 days in the wake of Hurricane Harvey

 

Lynda Anderson, in white in middle, stands for a photo with her team near Houston. - submitted photos

A woman stands on a chair holding her infant daughter over her head as the floodwaters rise in her home before rescuers find her.

This is just one of the stories Electric City resident Lynda Anderson encountered during her 90-day deployment in the Houston, Texas area, where she did work for the Army Corps of Engineers, from which she had retired in 2012.

Parts of Texas and Louisiana were hit by Hurricane Harvey on Aug. 25, 2017, and soon thereafter Anderson was contacted about going there to help. Because of previous engagements, she couldn't go until after Thanksgiving. She headed to Tex...



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