ALERT LINE
Hurricane Joaquin: National Guard activates hundreds as East Coast braces for mega storm

Hurricane Joaquin: National Guard activates hundreds as East Coast braces for mega storm

As Hurricane Joaquin bears down on the eastern U.S., hundreds of National Guardsmen are gearing up for response operations.

The Virginia National Guard on Thursday was approved to activate 800 soldiers, airmen and members of the Virginia Defense Force. The troops are scheduled to stand up readiness centers in Hampton Roads, central Virginia…

Source: Hurricane Joaquin: National Guard activates hundreds as East Coast braces for mega storm