Believe It or Not!
The latest book in our Curioddities series is available now. Here’s a preview of the book, Simply Shocking.
When Hurricane Ike battered the town of Gilchrist, Texas, in 2008, it fl attened everything in its path—except for the house of Warren and Pam Adams. It remained the last house standing because it was built on 14-ft-high (4.3-m) wooden columns. The Adams family had learned their lesson in 2005 when their previous home was destroyed by Hurricane Rita.