TITLE

devastated emergency in oklahoma after twisters flatten homes

PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Evening Standard;5/20/2013, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
AT least one person was killed and several injured in a series of tornadoes that tore through the US state of Oklahoma.
ACCESSION #
87653769

 

Related Articles

  • `We Choose to Be Survivors'. Goldman, Michael // Boys' Life;May2000, Vol. 90 Issue 5, p34 

    Presents information on the help rendered by a boy scout team after the devastating F-5 twister in Oklahoma on May 3, 1999. INSET: A BRUSH WITH DEATH.

  • OKLAHOMA TORNADO Braving the Storm. Dennis, Alicia; Westfall, Sandra Sobieraj; Truesdell, Jeff; Aradillas, Elaine; Breuer, Howard; Dodd, Johnny; Egan, Nicole Weisensee; Keating, Caitlin; Lee, Ken // People;6/3/2013, Vol. 79 Issue 22, p60 

    The article focuses on the devastation caused by the tornado that touched down in Moore, Oklahoma, on May 20, 2013. Topics include the death of several children after the twister hit the Plaza Towers Elementary School, why school administrators made the decision not to evacuate the building, and...

  • III wind blows in some good. Wilma, Hurricane // Travel Weekly: The Choice of Travel Professionals;3/3/2006, Issue 1810, p48 

    The article presents information on the recovery of the Mexican resort after it was devastated by hurricane Wilma. Mexico's Caribbean coast on October 21 last year, registering at one point as the strongest storm on record and devastating the beach front of Cancun and Cozumel. People emerged to...

  • Do the Twist. Tipton, Karlie // Oklahoma Today;Jan/Feb2012, Vol. 62 Issue 1, p22 

    A review is offered for the Twister Museum located in Wakita, Oklahoma.

  • Storm Line.  // Time;6/22/1953, Vol. 61 Issue 25, p28 

    The article reports on the twisters that hit the U.S. in 1953. It details how the first twisters ripped through the communities near the Ohio-Michigan border, while others moved erratically across Michigan. The biggest twister hit suburban Flint, Michigan in the evening, where homes were...

  • A family carries relief supplies [...].  // Evening Standard;12/11/2012, p24 

    A family carries relief supplies at Banganga in the Philippines which was devastated by last week's typhoon. The storm killed 647 and flattened crops and homes.

  • Time to require tornado shelters in Oklahoma? Moore's mayor says yes. Jonsson, Patrik // Christian Science Monitor;5/23/2013, pN.PAG 

    As some 33,000 tornado-battered residents of Moore, Okla., were allowed back into their flattened neighborhoods Wednesday, the full costs of Monday's massive twister - personal, financial, social - began to emerge, with implications for change in individual lives as well as public policy.

  • Proof Through the Night.  // Slice Magazine;Jul2014, Vol. 5 Issue 7, p96 

    A photograph is presented which shows the American flag found after a tornado devastated Moore, Oklahoma in May 2013.

  • My Prayers Go Out To Oklahoma Tornado Victims. Radke, Amanda // Beef Expert Blog;5/21/2013, p2 

    The article reports on the devastation brought by an Enhanced Fujita (EF)-4 tornado in Oklahoma that destroyed homes and killed 51 people after destroying the Plaza Towers Elementary School, Briarwood Elementary School and Moore Medical Center. It relates a similar experience on an EF-4 tornado...

  • Superstorm Puts Providers' Emergency Plans To The Test.  // Eli's Home Care Week;11/5/2012, Vol. 21 Issue 38, p304 

    The article focuses on the emergency plans prepared by the home health agencies to deal with the devastation caused due to Superstorm Sandy Hurricane. It states that Connecticut Hospice Inc. in Branford, Connecticut has been evacuated as the emergency plans failed to meet the challenges created...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics