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Storm-related deaths over Memorial Day Weekend

A series of powerful storms swept over the central and southern U.S. over the Memorial Day holiday weekend, killing at least 22 people.
The storms caused deaths in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Kentucky.

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear said at a Monday press conference five people had died in his state. The fifth death was a 54-year-old man who had a heart attack while cutting fallen trees.
Authorities say the death toll also included seven deaths in Cooke County, Texas from a Saturday tornado that tore through a mobile home park and eight deaths across Arkansas.

Two people died in Mayes County, Oklahoma according to officials.

President Joe Biden sent condolences to the families of people who died. He said the Federal Emergency Management Agency is on the ground conducting damage assessments and he has contacted governors to see what federal support they might need.

Melanie began her career as a work study student, working in the areas of news reporting, anchoring and news-gathering. After graduating from Alabama State University, she worked as a production assistant at the local NBC affiliate, WSFA-TV. As a News Director at WVAS-FM, Melanie leads her team to produce award- winning newscasts and talk shows. Her professional achievements includes News Reporter of the Year for a number of years and awards for talk show producer, by the Alabama Broadcasters Association and the Associated Press. She is an active member of the Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce. Her goals are to expand the reach of WVAS FM into more homes locally, regionally and nationally.