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FEMA Building storm shelter will open at 11 a.m.

Due to the expected threat of severe weather striking the immediate area today, Lincoln County Emergency Management Director Clifford Galey has announced that a temporary storm shelter has been opened at the Brookhaven Building, also known as the FEMA Building, located at 1134 Beltline Drive NE.

Chairs, restrooms and a drinking fountain will be available. No pets permitted.

Shelter will close at 8 p.m. if the threat has passed.