October 14, 2017

Can You Evacuate Your Home in 90 Minutes?

This post is by Bernie Carr, apartmentprepper.com Listening to the news today about flooding in the wake of Hurricane Isaac, we heard about residents near Lake Tangipahoa Dam in Mississippi being ordered to evacuate, due to damage to the dam and possible flooding.  About 60,000 people were affected.  Fortunately, as of this writing, the dam has not failed as emergency management personnel are trying to patch it. Mr. Apt Prepper and I had a long discussion about what we would […]

Can You Evacuate in 20 Minutes?

This morning I was watching the news showing scenes of devastation from the tornado that swept across Joplin, Missouri, a city of about 50,000 people.  I last heard the tornado killed at least 116 people, and an unknown number are injured.   Many people have lost everything.  My prayers are with the residents who are still trying to get in touch with loved ones, and are dealing with the aftermath of this disaster. This got me to thinking if you have […]