Monday, 3,000 cases of bottled water were shipped out of a Second Harvest warehouse in Thomasville. They're on their way to families in need after damaged caused by Harvey. The food bank says they keep items like bottled water on standby as a FEMA storage house for disaster relief. "It was just a sense of relief. For folks to know somebody cares about what is going on with them is really a blessing. It may seem small, but it's really not," says Eliza McCall with Second Harvest.
MOODY A.F.B., Ga. (WCTV) -- This week, Moody airmen packed for another deployment during a time of desperate need. This time, that operation is on U.S soil to help trapped civilians hundreds of miles away in east Texas. "We participated in Hurricane Katrina," says Justin Demarco, Vice Commander of Moody's 23rd Wing. "We haven't seen anything in that scope or scale, but I think this emergency is rapidly approaching that, if not exceeding it."
ADEL, Ga. (WCTV) -- This week, many in South Georgia watch Hurricane Harvey's devastating destruction in Texas. Many say the feeling is all too familiar after a deadly tornado ripped through Cook County in January. "Your life, except the life God gave you, is gone," says Freddie Shook, an Adel resident. It happened eight months ago, but residents say it feels like just yesterday. "All I could hear was people crying and hollering," says Bobby Brady.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Obama AND Romney or Obama + Romney.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used.) For example, search for democrat OR republican to find results that refer to
Democrats and/or Republicans.
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".