Locals Still Coping with Flooding

Residents are still recovering from the severe storm that caused floods last week.

Among them is Wewahitchka which still has areas waiting for the water levels to lower.

Resident Sandi Lankford lived by the rivers had to leave her house during the storm.

Once it was cleared, she says water was up at door level with her house.

Lankford is still waiting another two days before she can move back in.

She says she was grateful for all the help that the town gave her.

Lankford plans on raising her house another six feet to prevent from this happening again.

Other areas that are still dealing with river levels are Chipola, Choctawhatchee, Blountstown, and Ebro.