On April 28 a devastating tornado ripped through Lamar County, changing the landscape and lives forever. Over 100 structures were damaged or destroyed.
Two people lost their lives; others were injured.
“Every resident felt the impact of the catastrophe in one way or another,” said Ken Green. “The community effort and support has been overwhelming since the storm but much more needs to be and will be done.”
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The tragic death of Eve Wilson as a result of a January traffic accident here resulted in organ transplants for multiple recipients and over 2000 boxes of Girl Scout cookies given to American military personnel returning from overseas. [Full Story »]