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Florida / Tornadoes / Crist, Norcross Interviews #857121

CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 02, 2007
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(Lady Lake: Katie Couric) The impact of the tornadoes in central Florida reviewed; map and scenes of the rubble of the Lady Lake Church of God shown.

(Lady Lake: Byron Pitts) The death and devastation in the area featured; scenes shown of damage in Paisley and The Villages; map shown; details given of the problems with restoring electricity. [3 SURVIVORS, Vern HERBERT‡– describe what happened.] [Governor Charlie CRIST†, survivor Amanda STORTS‡- react.]

(Lady Lake: Katie Couric) The destruction of the Lady Lake Church of God featured; scenes shown of the church before and after the tornado. [Pastor Rev. Larry LYNN†- talks about his church; comments on the decision to have services this Sunday.]

(DeLand, Florida: Sharyn Alfonsi) The damage in Volusia County featured; scenes shown from DeLand and Paisley. [Survivors Grayson BLIGH‡, Doris TOMS‡, WOMAN - comment.]

(Lady Lake: Katie Couric) Live interview held with Crist about the damage. [CRIST – comments on the extent of the damage and the response to the emergency; talks about improving the warning system.]

(Lady Lake: Katie Couric) Live interview held with CBS News weather analyst Bryan Norcross† about the storm system. [From Miami, NORCROSS – explains factors contributing to this strong storm early in the year.]

Couric, Katie;
Pitts, Byron;
Alfonsi, Sharyn

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