ORRICK, Mo. – Everyone is back in their homes in Orrick after evacuations caused by heavy rains Thursday.

Lawson Fire Department was called to assist as water moved along Route Z South of Orrick, Sibley and Breashers Road and Kent Street in Orrick. Homeowners were back in their residences to begin cleanup around 5:30 p.m. yesterday.

Several people were helping with cleanup after nearly two feet of water stood in the Crossroads Convenience Store on Breashers Road.