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Salyersville flooding in May, 1984

Posted on May 20, 2018 | in Uncategorized | by

David May and his horse “Buck” transported Mark Rice to high ground in a flooded downtown Salyersville May 7, 1984. Water was 21/2 feet deep under the town’s only traffic light and officials estimated that 25 homes or businesses had been flooded and about 15 families evacuated. Photo by Ron Garrison | Staff

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