After the roar of the storm, it was the sound of sirens that filled the air in Jackson, Missouri Tuesday night.
Grand Chain, IL
Man saves his son's life by shielding him with his own body as twister rages through the town of Grand Chain.
Old parts of Immaculate Conception Elementary school are probably not salvageable after the storm, but students help to rescue what they can.
American Red Cross launches into what it does best: helping the less fortunate in times of dire emergency.
Massac County, IL
The director of the Illinois Emergency Management Agency is heading to Southern Illinois to assess damage from a storm that left two people dead, at least 20 injured and dozens of homes damaged or destroyed.
A 23 year old Specialist with the 101st Airborne Division out of Fort Campbell is killed in a friendly fire incident.
Historic downtown district is almost unrecognizable. 11 deaths, 65 injured, 70 homes ruined. This was a tornado without a conscience.
New Madrid Co. Sheriff, federal agents, and other police agencies coordinate in arrest of former Howardville Police Chief on suspicion of selling crack cocaine.