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An America drowning in red ink is the land of the free no more
Topic - Michelle Owen
The city dodged the first punch of a dangerous winter storm Tuesday, but forecasters warned of a potentially "catastrophic" second blow in a thick layer of ice that threatened to bring hundreds of thousands of power outages and leave people in their cold, dark homes for days.
A winter storm that hit some parts of north Alabama with 6 inches of snow was threatening a second punch that could add 8 more.
The streets and highways in metro Atlanta were largely deserted Tuesday as people in the South's business hub heeded advice from officials to hunker down at home after the epic snow jam two weeks ago.
"He wound up on top of the Mustang we were hauling," Owen said.
"Oh my gosh," Owen said, shaking in the back seat of the trooper car. "I thought it was just rain."