Hurricane aid http://apr.org en 5 More Counties Eligible For Aid After Hurricane http://apr.org/post/5-more-counties-eligible-aid-after-hurricane Alabama's governor says five more counties will be eligible for federal aid aimed at helping communities recover from damage caused by Hurricane Isaac. Gov. Robert Bentley said in a statement Thursday that the Federal Emergency Management Agency has approved the request. Bentley had sent a letter to FEMA saying the five counties -- Covington, Dallas, Geneva, Monroe and Perry -- suffered $2.5 million in damage. The five counties are now added to the list of counties that were already able to apply for federal public assistance. Thu, 04 Oct 2012 21:42:10 +0000 The Associated Press 18838 at http://apr.org 5 More Counties Eligible For Aid After Hurricane