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Saturday, December 24, 2011

Storms rip through Georgia as most of U.S. faces a 'brown' holiday weekend... unless you live in Michigan or the Rockies - 23rd Dec 2011

At least seven people were injured in northern Georgia as powerful storms roared across the area, damaging homes, downing trees and knocking out power to thousands.

A survey team planned to visit Gordon County on Friday to determine whether a tornado was responsible for damage Thursday to homes near Calhoun, said Robert Garcia, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service in Peachtree City, Ga.

'We've received reports that we had some major structural damage reported in southern Gordon County with at least one home destroyed and several damaged,' Garcia said.

One home was blown off its foundation and the family inside was tossed into the yard.

'The house started shaking and then we started moving, and I said, 'Here we go,'' Davison Sheriff told Atlanta station WSB-TV. Read More