Thunderstorm left many in the dark Monday
Aug 06, 2013 | 1179 views | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend | print
The city of Drew suffered around 300 power outages due to inclement weather conditions from Monday afternoon’s thunderstorms

According to Cheryl Comans, Entergy Customer service manager, there were outages west of Cleveland, Shelby and Drew.

"The outages were scattered around Cleveland and Shelby," said Comans.

Entergy responded to the power outages around 2 p.m. and they were back on around 5 p.m.

Although the citizens of Cleveland were relieved from their brief outages, the citizens of Drew were not so lucky.

The Drew suffered about 300 outages around 7 p.m. and they were back on around 9 p.m.

According to some Cleveland residents, they were also without power from about an hour from 7:30-8:30 p.m. Monday

According to Comans, Entergy does not have a count for the total number of outages for Shelby and west of Cleveland.