Linda Meyer was on vacation when Hurricane Andrew hit her home. She was visiting former WQCS Development Director Adrienne Moore and spent the storm in our studios as we aired updates and information. Three days later she returned home.
Emily Gibbons, then 12, had heart surgery at Jackson Memorial Hospital two days before the storm struck, on Aug. 24, 1992.
The county has never had reason to open the special needs shelter at the Fenn Center. This drill gave them a chance to work out any bugs.