Most Trenton apartments damaged in April tornado

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TRENTON, Ga. - The April 27 tornadoes that leveled dozens of homes in Trenton also took down about 70 percent of the town's low-income housing, leaving people with few options.

"These were people who were already living on the margins. They are just living where they can live," said Trenton United Methodist Pastor Reece Fauscett.

The tornadoes hit four of the town's five apartment complexes - which include many low-income units - and more than two months after the storm, many residents still are displaced.

"We were already short on housing ...