In Joplin, threat of more tornadoes keeps residents on edge
Nicholas Riccardi, Kim Murphy and Mitchell Landsberg"Reporting from Joplin, Mo., Catoosa, Okla., The tornado sirens sounded about 9:30 p.m., prompting a stampede through the hallways of Joplin's Hilton Garden Inn. ""You're going to go through a lot of these in your life," a man told his adolescent son, who was trembling with fear, as they sought refuge Tuesday night. "Not long ago, tornado sirens would have elicited a blase response here: a shrug, a glance at the sky. But something actually, almost everything changed in Joplin on Sunday night, when a twister of historic ferocity gouged a path of destruction through the heart of this southwestern Missouri town." Read on...
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"In Joplin, threat of more tornadoes keeps residents on edge", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), mai 2011. Consulté le 30/11/2023. URL: https://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/in-joplin-threat-of-more-tornadoes-keeps-residents-on-edge