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DeKalb County Earthquake

Brent Bentley stands in his yard near his earthquake-damaged chimney in Valley Head. It collapsed when an earthquake rocked northeastern DeKalb County. The earthquake, which measured 4.6 on the Richter scale, occurred on April 29, 2003, and was felt by people in 11 states in the Southeast.
Courtesy of the Birmingham News; photo by Philip Barr