Unless you were there, it is impossible for you understand just how horrific it was. The Joplin Megatwister of 2011 killed 160 people and devastated our entire town. Even those businesses not destroyed by the mile-wide tornado are struggling to keep their doors open because so many peoples’ lives were destroyed by the storm. Homes were leveled, families uprooted and dreams shattered.
Those of us who survived the storm feel both thankful that we were spared, and guilty that many of our Continue reading ‘A Survivor’s Tale from the Joplin Megatwister’ »