Joplin One Year Later

At 5:41 p.m. on May 22, 2011, an EF-5 tornado devastated the community of Joplin, Missouri. The Missouri Press Foundation has produced the following feature designed to remind, inspire and teach.

The feature is written to help young readers understand what happened a year ago, appreciate the efforts to rescue and help rebuild the community, and to teach important safety information from lessons practiced and learned in Joplin.  Thank you to Missouri Press for sharing!

Also be sure to check out the article in today’s Herald