The order affects the cities of Savannah and Brunswick in Georgia, which has not been hit by a Category 3 hurricane or higher since 1898, according to WSB-TV.
Georgia Governor Nathan Deal issued a mandatory evacuation order on Thursday for the state's coast, including historic Savannah, as deadly Hurricane Irma rolled toward Florida and the southeastern United States.
Cooper added that many North Carolinians still lack a permanent home after being displaced by Hurricane Matthew previous year, and they will need to be cared for. "This state of emergency also ensures aid for the six counties potentially impacted by this catastrophic storm".
Chatham Emergency Management Agency Director Dennis Jones told Savannah Now the agency will begin its enhanced monitoring phase, called OPCON 4, on Wednesday. Students were evacuated Thursday morning, and the campus will be closed Friday, the report added. The order went into effect at 8 a.m. Thursday.
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"It is not too soon to get ready", Cooper said.
As Hurricane Irma bears down on the Caribbean and Florida, the governors of both North Carolina and SC have declared states of emergency.
State emergency officials said they don't want people to panic but want those in hurricane-prone areas to be prepared.
"We can't save you once the storm starts", said Scott.
Spanish league head again criticizes PSG spending, Neymar
Girona were accused of trying to "cook the books" over five loan players sent there by City this summer by the La Liga chief. A City spokeswoman said: " We note the public comments made by Mr Tebas today and earlier this week ".
House passes $7.9B Harvey disaster aid package
Mnuchin said on Fox News Sunday that if Congress appropriates the money, there must be enough available to cover the Harvey aid. It's not immediately clear when the Senate will take up the bill, but it is expected to sometime this week.
It is now testing this service and many users have seen a new option to share photos and videos which are created with Instagram . Ever since Facebook acquired Instagram in 2012, the two apps have mostly been kept separate, according to TechCrunch .
For those not looking to temporarily and permanently adopt a dog, it's also possible to give back through donations. Once rescued, some family pets were taken hundreds of miles away and never returned to their owners, Archer said.
Google added that these new smart speakers will be available in the United States, U.K., Australia, Canada, Germany and France. Perhaps one of best smart assistants today if we're talking about skills, knowledge, and reach is the Google Assistant .
He also said that nobody should preach India on the issue as the country has absorbed the maximum number of refugees in the world. People are also demanding to take back the six million Swedish krona prize money that she won along the Nobel Prize in 1991.
However, the series' co-creator, Ryan Murphy , claims the show is not specifically about Trump - or Clinton for that matter. Granted, the 2016 election is where her hysteria started, but the clown comic book was the accelerant.
The Elliott decision marks the longest suspension regarding a violation of the league's personal conduct policy. Rapoport later clarified that he was reporting with regards to Elliott's eligibility to be paid for Week 1.
In November, Lankesh was convicted by a court of defaming two BJP leaders for articles published in her periodical in 2008. Home Minister Rajnath Singh has directed Home Secretary seek report on Gauri Lankesh murder from Karnataka Government.
What Does it Mean to Steal Signs in Baseball?
Sign stealing isn't explicitly against the MLB's rules, but it's definitely frowned upon , and it has a long history in baseball . It's been reported that the Major League Baseball investigation found that Red Sox staff watched a camera feed of the catcher.
Eagle Creek Fire Shuts Down Rail Lines
A state police spokesman said no arrests had been made and declined to give more information, citing an active investigation. The cause of the Eagle Creek fire has been determined to have been man-made potentially from the misuse of fireworks.
Vols top Georgia Tech in double-overtime thriller
The Volunteers secured a 42-41 win when they stopped what would have been a game-winning two-point conversion from Georgia Tech. The Vols were only 3 seconds and 36 yards away from losing it all until, walk-on Paul Bain jumped up and saved the day.
Will work to avoid repeat of Doklam, resolve Modi & Xi
Chinese President Xi Jinping meets with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in Xiamen , China's Fujian Province, Sept. 3, 2017. This was the last meeting attended by the Indian Prime Minister here, before leaving for his visit to Myanmar.
Japan's Princess Mako renounces royal title to marry
The princess said to journalists both she and Komuro have been courting from the beginning with future marriage in mind. Komuro, who is now working at a law firm while studying, proposed to the princess after dinner in December 2013.