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Clinton's Recovery Center Operation Extended

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CLINTON — Operation of the state/federal disasterrecovery center in Clinton has been extended until further notice,officials have announced.

The center, which provides assistance for Hurricane Fran storm victimswho have registered for help, will operate from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondaythrough Saturday. It is located at 132 E. Main St. in Clinton.

People in Sampson County who have suffered Hurricane Fran losses orfrom flooding or tornados related to Tropical Storm Josephine areencouraged to apply for assistance by calling the toll-free registrationcenter between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. at 1-800-462-9029 (TTY 1-800-462-7585 forthe hearing impaired).

Those who have questions about their application's status or need moreinformation about a program or eligibility can call FEMA's helplinebetween 8 a.m. and 7 p.m. at 1-800-525-0321 (TTY 1-800-660-8005 for thehearing impaired).

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