Hurricane Andrew

News
9:17 am
Thu August 23, 2012

Remembering Hurricane Andrew

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.

News
12:12 pm
Wed August 22, 2012

Vero mother and daughter weathered Hurricane Andrew in Miami hospital

Emily Gibbons, then 12, had heart surgery at Jackson Memorial Hospital two days before the storm struck, on Aug. 24, 1992.   

News
12:02 pm
Wed August 22, 2012

Miami charter boat captain remembers post-Andrew visit to Bahamas

Now of Stuart, Ralph Baker says lights and other aids to navigation in the Bahamas had been blown away by the storm.  

News
11:52 am
Wed August 22, 2012

Hurricane Andrew still vivid to woman whose home was near epicenter

Now a Treasure Coast resident, Tanya Sockol has never forgotten what the storm did to her unborn baby's newly decorated nursery at her home in Florida City.

News
2:44 pm
Fri August 17, 2012

Hurricane Andrew: Woman remembers what storm did to her baby's crib

Tanya Sockol, now a St. Lucie County firefighter, had just finished decorating a nursery for her unborn daughter when Andrew struck South Florida, on Aug. 24, 1992.

News
4:35 pm
Wed August 8, 2012

In Hurricane Andrew's wake: destruction everywhere, and silence

A Palm Beach Gardens architect who surveyed damage in Homestead after the storm says it resembled a landscape after nuclear war. The interview is the first in a series WQCS is airing in August. Andrew's 20th anniversary is Aug. 24.