Nearly $2 million in FEMA grant money will help officials build two community-wide storm shelters at two Quanah schools.
The Wichita County judge says his office now has more than 500 applications for a storm shelter rebate program.
Applications for a grant to receive financial help on the installation of a storm shelter continues to climb but Wichita County officials say that's not the case with the number of people who are actually utilizing the program.
Many Oklahoma residents credit storm shelters with shielding them from death and devastation caused by Monday's horrific tornado. Wichita County residents could get a break if they put in storm shelters.
Texomans know all too well the dangers of severe weather. That's why commissioners brought a government-subsidized storm shelter program to Wichita County.
A storm shelter can mean the difference between life and death when a tornado touches down.
That's why Wichita County Commissioners took the first step during a meeting this morning to help keep residents safe.
Mechell Dixon is here to tell us all about it.
Officials say it's best to register your storm shelter before severe weather season.