Hurricane Katrina's powerful wind, rain and storm surge wiped towns off the map in Mississippi. And then there's the Smithville, MS tornado that cut a path of destruction that left behind very little to be saved. Both of these forces of nature claimed the lives of one too many. Both are also destructive and costly - but how they develop and form - is different.
[bitsontherun 35hM7gjB] SMITHVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) – The city of Smithville has been looking to build a new government complex since the April 27, 2011 tornado. Today, officials took bids for the $600,000 project. However, the lowest bidder, company from Tupelo, was still over the budget for the project. “We are having to go back and […]