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  • Florida couple married at home site Hurricane Michael destroyed

    Hurricane Michael may have blown away their home, but it provided a memorable spot for a Mexico Beach couple to get married. Ben and Brittany Parham tied the knot Saturday on the slab of concrete that was once their home, the Tampa Bay Times reported. They met three years ago and eventually moved...
  • 'One day at a time' for Florida schools recovering from Hurricane Michael

    Since students in the Florida Panhandle county hardest hit by Hurricane Michael returned to classrooms in early November, they've dealt with power outages, sporadic internet, missing friends, larger classes and shared buildings. Students displaced from heavily damaged Bay County schools have moved...
  • Researchers look to see how elevated housing in Florida stood up to Hurricane Michael

    It's commonplace in U.S. coastal areas and floodplains to upraise homes in order to keep living areas dry in case the water rises. However, mobile and wood homes standing a few feet off the ground could be a lot more susceptible to winds exerting force from underneath and increasing the force of loads on walls and ceilings—a possibility that has been studied little, until now.