Scott Orders National Guard Activated
Special to The Lehigh Acres Gazette
Florida Gov. Rick Scott said that the National Guard will be activated and the 7,000 members will report for duty Friday morning.
Even more, help will be available when 1,000 American Red Cross volunteers come to the state.
He urged those in evacuation zones to follow any evacuation orders.
Scott also encouraged those shopping for storm supplies, especially water, to report any shortages they see.