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    Tennessee Sends 9-1-1 Help to North Carolina

    Tuesday, September 18, 2018 | 12:42pm

    Nashville, Tenn. – The State of Tennessee has deployed a team of 9-1-1 emergency response personnel from Chattanooga, Tenn. for a week-long operation in North Carolina to help local first responders with answering emergency calls and dispatching resources in Hurricane Florence’s aftermath.

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    Nationwide Test of the Emergency Alerting Systems Postponed Until October 3, 2018

    Monday, September 17, 2018 | 01:12pm

    WASHINGTON –FEMA, in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), postponed the nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) and Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA) until Oct. 3 due to ongoing response efforts to Hurricane Florence.

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