Joplin

Experts who handled Giffords shooting, Joplin tornadoes share experience
Some jobs require lessons that can only be learned from first-hand experiences. Here in Wilmington this weekend, doctors, nurses and other emergency workers are learning from counterparts who handled last year's shooting of Rep. Gabby Giffords and the killer tornadoes in Joplin, MO. Fri, 02/10/2012 - 7:21pm
Local fund raiser for Joplin tornado victims
A local woman had a simple idea, and she acted on it. As a result she will send hundreds of dollars to Joplin tornado victims. Thu, 06/16/2011 - 1:47am
Wilmington photographer finds hope through American Flag in Joplin
Joplin, MO, is a small city that April’s storms put on the map as soon as they wiped it off. It was then that Wilmington photographer Amy McConnell grabbed her camera and hit the road to her hometown to capture the devastation. McConnell says she found one thing still standing amongst the rubble: the American flag. Wed, 06/15/2011 - 8:52pm