Stewart County http://wkms.org en Homes Destroyed by Flash Floods in Stewart County, TN http://wkms.org/post/homes-destroyed-flash-floods-stewart-county-tn <p></p><p>Flash floods destroyed more than two dozen homes in the Dover, Tenn. area this weekend.</p><p>Stewart County Emergency Management Agency Director Clint Mathis estimates around $2 million in damage to Stewart County residences. Mathis said the majority of the damage occurred in the Carlisle community. He said the displaced residents are receiving aid at area churches.</p><p>Mathis said along with the flooded homes, the county’s road network was also “severely impacted.”</p><p> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 16:39:14 +0000 John Null 31196 at http://wkms.org Homes Destroyed by Flash Floods in Stewart County, TN Stewart Co. Closes Schools for Second Time This Year http://wkms.org/post/stewart-co-closes-schools-second-time-year <p></p><h5 class="uiStreamMessage userContentWrapper" data-ft="{&quot;type&quot;:1,&quot;tn&quot;:&quot;K&quot;}"><span class="messageBody" data-ft="{&quot;type&quot;:3}"><span class="userContent">Stewart County, Tennessee schools are closing due to student illness for the second time this year. Transportation Director Eric Watkins says because a large number of students are out sick, the district will not hold classes tomorrow, Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday. </span></span> Thu, 13 Dec 2012 20:00:47 +0000 Angela Hatton 25659 at http://wkms.org Stewart Co. Closes Schools for Second Time This Year Stewart Co. Closes Schools Due to Student Illness http://wkms.org/post/stewart-co-closes-schools-due-student-illness <p></p><p>Stewart County, Tenn., Schools transportation director Eric Watkins says the county's schools are closed through Friday because a large number of students are out sick. Watkins says 12 percent of students district-wide have reported illness this week, ranging from flu to stomach virus and strep throat. Tue, 27 Nov 2012 21:11:14 +0000 Angela Hatton 24973 at http://wkms.org Stewart Co. Closes Schools Due to Student Illness Fire Kills Two in Stewart Co. http://wkms.org/post/fire-kills-two-stewart-co <p></p><p>A Stewart County fire has killed two people and burned a teenager. The Leaf-Chronicle reports six people were in the mobile home early Thursday when the fire broke out in the Indian Mound community in eastern Stewart. Fire &amp; Rescue Assistant Chief Rick Joiner says the names of the victims would not be released until the state medical examiner identifies them. Fri, 23 Nov 2012 21:26:01 +0000 Angela Hatton & The Associated Press 24859 at http://wkms.org Fire Kills Two in Stewart Co.