The body of a missing 8-year-old Louisville boy whose parents were both killed by Monday’s tornadoes has finally been found, officials said Thursday.
Tyler Tucker is the 14th death attributed to the storms that swept the state Monday during what officials are calling Mississippi’s most active tornado day in history.
“Tyler was one of the smartest kids [...]
At least 13 deaths have been reported in Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee from a storm system that’s spawned tornadoes and damaged homes as it moves across the South, threatening millions in its path, officials said.
As the storm hopscotched across a large swath of the U.S., the overall death toll was at least 30, with 13 [...]
At least sixteen people were killed and more than two dozen were injured after severe storms swept across a large swath of the Plains and Midwest late Sunday and early Monday, bringing multiple tornadoes, damaging winds and hail storms.
Arkansas suffered some of the heaviest damage and the largest number of deaths so far from the [...]More >> →
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama — The city of Tuscaloosa doesn’t have a record of Paul Walker or the charity he founded ever coming to the aid of the victims of the twisters that tore through the city on April 27, 2011.
Countless people were quick to send money, food, clothes and more into Tuscaloosa in the spring of [...]
Rebuilding in Moore after Oklahoma tornadoes pumps up construction
Moore issued 93 single-family building permits in October compared to 19 in October 2012, according to the Central Oklahoma Home Builders Association.
By Richard Mize Modified: November 29, 2013 at 8:37 pm • Published: November 30, 2013
Rebuilding in Moore supplied the standout stats [...]More >> →
WASHINGTON, Ill. (AP) — More than a dozen Chicago Bears headed to central Illinois to spend time in the tornado-ravaged community of Washington, helping with cleanup efforts and meeting the high school football team.
Players, including kicker Robbie Gould, had lunch with high school students, donned Panthers team T-shirts and met with the teenage players who [...]