Friday's storms will have the potential to generate hail in the morning, and hail plus wind and tornadoes later in the day. Flash flooding is also possible with torrential rain in spots. Much improved weather moves in for the weekend. Remember, never drive through floodwater - turn around, don't drown!
12-5-03 - A fire south of Gainesville destroys a home and takes the life of a woman Friday morning.
Forty-six-year-old Donna Parrish died inside a house on farm road 1630 just south of Gainesville. It began around 8 p.m. and by the time firefighters arrived, the rent house was fully engulfed. Parrish was found in the kitchen.
Officials are still investigating how the fire started.