by Emanuel County Live | December 27, 2006 12:00 am
Severe gusts of wind hit parts of Emanuel County on Christmas morning around 3:30 a.m. A house on Lakewood Drive (top picture) was damaged when a tree fell through the roof. No one was hurt. The Fortress on East Main Street across from the Kwik Shop (bottom picture) was also damaged by the wind gusts. Other damages reported included trees down on Injunction Road; and Flanders Street suffered downed trees as well as power lines.