Contact Us

Which Texas City is Getting ‘Earthquake’ Weary?

Should you ever have the desire to feel an earthquake, no need to vacation in California, when we have the new earthquake capital of the world right here in East Texas!

Yes, you probably weren’t aware of the fact that 7 earthquakes (or aftershocks as the seismologists call them) have hammered the Timpson area over the last 8 months .

The latest shaker was an almost negligible 2.8 which occurred Tuesday morning at 6:31 a.m.  Most recently, a 4.1 rattler struck last Friday (January 25).  The cyclictic events began in May of last year when the region experienced a magnitude 3.9 tremblor.

On May 17, 2012, the “Rick-ter Scale clocked in at 4.8 around 3 a.m., causing damage to an apartment building in Nacogdoches.

As I have said before, there is one positive to earthquakes, and only one.  You never know when and where they will strike, so the “worry” factor, as compared to tornadoes and hurricanes, is really non-existent.

Best of Q107

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://q1077.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Register on Classic Rock Q107 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a member? Sign up here

Register on Classic Rock Q107 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Q107 VIP contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.