Friday, October 07, 2016

Thursday, September 15, 2016

Hispanic-Latino Heritage

Sep. 15th - Oct. 15th is Hispanic-Latino Heritage Month
September 15th, Independence Day for Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, & Nicaragua, marks the beginning of the national celebration of HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH. If one considers Hispanic contributions in the areas of literature, art, music, film, dance, language, cuisine, fashion, and so forth, it would be hard to overstate their tremendous cultural influence.

FAQ about Hispanics in the U.S.
Hispanic Heritage in the Americas (interactive)
Hispanic Heritage Month
Hispanic Heritage Month - Dept. of Defense
Hispanic Heritage Month - PBS
Hispanic-Latino Heritage in Postage Stamps
Latino-American History - PBS
Smithsonian Latino Center

Friday, July 22, 2016

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

2016 Hurricane Season

Click for printable hurricane tracking chart.

JDCC Disaster Hotlines
Atmore 368-9371       Brewton 867-0593

Saffir-Simpson Scale

Category 1    74-95 mph winds
Category 2    95-110 mph winds
Category 3    111-130 mph winds
Category 4    131-155 mph winds
Category 5    155+ mph winds