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Frederick News-Post (Newspaper) - May 16, 1990, Frederick, Maryland A-2 the Frederick Post Frederick md., wednesday May uses 209-000 second class postage paid at Frederick. My. A leased wires and features George i. Or. President and publisher Myron w. Randall vice president and treasurer b. Young Secretary George e. Randall general manager Edward m. Gay Dot advertising director Edward f. Mull marketing director Ervin h. Hagy circulation director Philip w. Hammond controller William h. Main or. Plant manager published every morning except sundays and new year s Day. Memorial Day july 4, labor Day. Thanksgiving and Christmas by the great Southern printing and manufacturing company 200 e. Patrick Street . Box 578 Frederick Maryland 21701 phone area code 301 -662-1177 Montgomery county Bureau. Press room county office building 100 Maryland ave. Rockville. My. 20850 on news matters phone 340-1510. On advertising phone 948-5145 subscription rates single copy 25 by motor route or Carrier one month three months six months one year 00. Mail subscriptions rates on request All subscriptions Are motor route or Carrier delivered except outside the marketing area. Naji Onai i h forecast Tor noon wednesday. 10. 60 Anunti sum Anouar act weather map the associated press acc weather forecast Calls for showers for the Dakotas and Kansas today while thunderstorms Are predicted for Oklahoma Missouri Illinois Indiana and Pennsylva Nia. The Northeast can expect rain. Western Maryland Carroll Frederick Howard Montgomery and Washington counties today partly Cloudy and warmer. Highs mid to upper 80s. South winds 15 to 20 Mph and Gusty. Tonight partly Cloudy and mild. Lows in the mid to upper 60s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 Mph. Thursday partly Cloudy Breezy and continued warm. Good Chance of showers and thunderstorms developing. Highs in the upper 80s to near 90. Chance of rain 50 percent. Maryland mountains partly Cloudy today and warm with a 40 percent Chance of showers or thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 Mph. Tonight partly Cloudy with a 40 percent Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid-50s to lower 60s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 Mph. Thursday mostly Cloudy Breezy with showers and thunderstorms Likely. Highs upper 70s to lower 80s. Chance of rain 70 percent. Extended forecast Friday through sunday mostly sunny Friday and saturday. Partly Cloudy sunday with a Chance of showers or thunderstorms. Daytime highs in the mid 70s Friday and saturday warming into the lower 80s sunday. Overnight lows 55 to 60 thursday night in the mid 50s Friday night and 55 to 60 saturday night. Rains go on and on floods worst in lifetime Liberty Texas a engineers opened floodgates wider tues Day to release a record flow of water from a flood burdened Reservoir and some downstream residents who had not already evacuated called for help. Parts of Arkansas flooded since May 1 were declared a Federal disaster area by president Bush As National guardsmen Laboured to Shore up a weakened levee protecting a Small town from the red River which continued its steady climb toward a 45-year High. In neighbouring Louisiana Resi dents stacked sandbags around Homes near the red River and some evacuated. It s said rep. Jim Mccrery r-la., who toured the flooded regions. It s the worst flood we be had Here in my elsewhere creeks and Rivers Rose sharply in Western and Central Missouri including the Kansas City area As thunderstorms continued to dump heavy rain throughout the Region. Many streets were flooded and More rain was expected. Residents of Low lying areas along the Trinity River in Southeastern Texas braced for the worst As engineers at Lake Livingston dam cranked open the taps to release a record flow cubic feet per second to protect the dam from a record flood. Releases of More than cos cause at least some flooding below the dam. The River s Crest was expected to reach the dam by wednesday and releases could reach cos that Day or thursday causing the worst flooding in 80 years in the Small communities downstream. Many residents of communities South of the dam heeded Early warn Ings and moved to higher ground although there were last minute stragglers who called for help As water covered the roads out of their subdivisions. They chose to stay now they be become frightened and they fire Loo. Fire alarms reported during the past 24 hour period ending 8 . Tuesday. In Case of emergency dial 911. P.m., fingerboard Road and de Mcclain roads Brush fire. Green Valley new Market and Urbana responded. A.m., intersection of Sixes Bridge and Grimes roads Accident. Emmitsburg and Rocky Ridge responded. A.m., ims add face engine assist United responded. P.m., seventh Street and Magnolia Avenue Auto Accident. Junior responded. P.m., 5343 Wye Creek drive automatic alarm. Jefferson responded. P.m., 160c of Floydale Garden apartments Apt. 404, fire reported out. Independent Hose co. Responded. Ambulance Calls emergency 23 routine 2. Lottery. Associated press Baltimore a these Maryland civil air patrol Pilot Ron Ford right and trainee observer David Peteritis rest Between flights in were drawn tuesday night Manassas va., in search for the plane carrying six men which disappeared last thursday in flight from Manteo n.c., in route to Leesburg a. Daily lottery 6-8-3 play four 4-7-2-7 Winner take All 04-06-08-16-17-26 searchers for missing plane have faint Hope front Royal a. A a search for a downed aircraft carry ing six Washington area men expanded to the Blue Ridge mountains on tuesday because a Lookout Pilot heard a weak emergency Dis Tress signal. Eight planes began scanning the East Ridge of the Blue Ridge Between front Royal and Luray to try to pinpoint the origin of the signal it. Mary Kay Baun of the civil air patrol said. Search teams also were sent to areas near Washington va., where Aerial spotters saw glitters from Large pieces of Metal and Stafford where a woman claimed to have seen a plane crash about the time of the disappearance civil air patrol it. Col. George Berke said. People Are calling with All kinds of things and All we can do is Check them it. Col. Berke said at a news conference tuesday afternoon. Later tuesday ground patrols determined that the glitters were coming from a Metal building and a recreational vehicle patrol it. Linda utting said. The search is the largest Effort of its kind in Virginia since the August 1982 disappearance of Pilot Chester How Are your favorite sports teams doing Check the scorecard every Day in the sports pages of Are Forice w. Martin jr., and includes ground teams and aircraft. The search involves four regional divisions of the civil air patrol along with a 109-member ground search team. And they be called in the marines. About 180 marines searched a wooded portion of the Quantico Marine corps base monday and tuesday because a number of residents reported hearing a Low flying plane Early thursday morn ing. The focus of the Effort is a Maroon and White Cessna 210. Its Pilot a 34 year old Fairfax county Man left Manteo n.c., at . Thurs Day headed for Manassas with an interim Stop at Winchester to drop off a passenger. The Pilot and five passengers had been on a fishing Outing to North Carolina s outer Banks. The civil air patrol has not confirmed the identities of the six men at the request of the family members. Right now we have no plans to Stop searching until we find it. Baun said. All civil aircraft must carry a device designed to trigger an Auto Matic loud signal on an International emergency Channel in the event of a crash. However safety experts say the units often malfunction either failing to go off or being rendered useless by a crash. The signal heard near the Shenandoah National Park by a Pilot in one of the search planes was difficult to pinpoint because it was weak it. Baun said. The to Futon University s h i n g1 0 n do go. Closer than you think earn a Mea degree in Gaithersburg. A or More than 100 years. George Washington University s school of engineering and applied science been preparing engineers and managers for the latest technological Ruff Cnoc a waster of engineering administration Mea degree program Oft Campus in Gaithersburg. Man land this tall .1 new sequence of is planned allowing first time students to enter the program. To he considered for admission you must first schedule an interview with the program advisor. Inter views ill be conducted in Caither Surj in registration is Telephone in August program briefing june pm Gaithersburg Marriott. For More information or to Reserve a seat at the briefing Call the division of continuing education at 202 994-7043. Return this Coupon i i 1 Send me More information on the master of administration degree program in Dait Liesburg. My i i i Send me information on other graduate engineering programs offered on and Oft Campus Sony Jwj sport Frt us your Prescript tons Frederick name. Address. A . Day phone. Employer _ inf mail to off Campus programs division of continuing education George Washington University new Washington do want said Jim Mitchum lib erty county emergency management coordinator adding that people were helped by the Early warnings. Flooding along the Trinity began two weeks ago in the Dallas fort Worth area forcing hundreds of people from their Homes. The flooding and storms that caused the flooding killed 12 people in Texas and one in Oklahoma and could cause up to million in agricultural damage in Texas alone officials estimate. In Arkansas agencies differed on the numbers of houses affected by flooding on the Arkansas and red Rivers. The state office of emergency services estimated 493 houses sustained some kind of flood damage said spokesman Gary Talley. Red Cross spokesman David Therkelsen said their count stood at 337 but that surveys were continuing. The president s disaster Declara Tion makes Federal funding available through the Federal emergency management Agency to supplement the recovery of residents and businesses in Crawford Faulkner Jefferson Little River Perry Pulaski and Sebastian counties. The disaster declaration was requested last week by gov. Bill Clinton who renewed the requested tuesday saying devastating flooding unprecedented in recent history continues to this Clinton estimated that losses to Public and private property will exceed j20 million. Sandbagging continued in Earnest on a weakened levee protecting the town of Garland ark., from the red River said Talley. The River had crested in the area he said but it probably will be late wednesday before it receded. National guard maj. David Lively said sandbagging along the red River could continue until the weekend. If the levee Breaks near an army corps of engineers command Post at Garland a town of about 600 people Well have time to sound a Horn and Tell people to get said it. Bob Page of the Miller county sheriff s office. In Louisiana about 300 Homes have been evacuated along the red River from Shreveport southward As the River climbed toward a 45-year High. Emergency workers ringed Homes with sandbags in a Low lying area of Shreveport. Where the red was expected to Crest wednesday at 34.8 feet about 5 feet above flood stage. That will be higher than a 1957 flood but not a record. Water is expected to cover 600 Square Miles including 200 Square Miles of cropland said maj. Jack Scherer of the corps of engineers in Shreveport. Water continued to recede in Southern and Eastern Oklahoma but additional localized flooding threatened an area of Northern Oklahoma after thunderstorms dumped More than 7 inches of rain overnight on Elgin kan., a Small town just across the Kansas Oklahoma line. That much water Means some rises on some of the local creeks and Rivers but it s a situation where the rainfall is very localized so we really Don t expect any widespread said David Andra of the National weather service in nor Man okla. In Mississippi the National weather service said the Leaf and Bowie Rivers should drop below flood stage by wednesday allowing people who went to a red Cross. Shelter monday at the University of Southern Mississippi sports Arena of Hattiesburg to return Home. Hattiesburg received 7.97 inches of rain from saturday night through tuesday morning. 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