I’ve used this blog several times to urge schools to have an emergency plan in place and then practice it again and again. The plan should cover…
An Ohio community whose high school was destroyed the day before graduation by a tornado that killed seven people, including the valedictorian’s father, rescheduled the ceremony as residents sifted through houses in many cases reduced to rubble.
The tornado was part of a line of storms that ripped through the Midwest on June 5 and 6, destroying dozens of homes and an emergency services building in northwest Ohio.
Storms collapsed a movie-theater roof in Illinois and ripped siding off a building at a Michigan nuclear plant, forcing a shutdown. But the worst destruction was reserved for a strip up to 300 yard wide and 10 miles long southeast of Toledo left littered on June 6 with wrecked vehicles, splintered wood and family possessions.…Read More