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By Joe Thomas
Ledger Editor 

Lee County overwhelmed by support


March 7, 2019

While people in this area know first hand the pain the people of Lee County, Ala., are suffering after a massive tornado ripped through Sunday killing at least 23 people and destroying homes, local officials say hold off on trying to send help.

Escambia County Emergency Management Agency Director David Adams said Lee County has shut down their donation centers.

“People want to help, but those centers are overwhelmed,” he said.

He said there may come a time they need help, but not right now.

Adams said if anyone wishes to help the victims there some options, but said it's best to try and...

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