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04/19/11 — Tornado aftermath: Greene County battles back

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Tornado aftermath: Greene County battles back

By Steve Herring
Published in News on April 19, 2011 1:46 PM

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The remains of Greene County Middle School near Snow Hill are seen this morning. The school was crushed Saturday evening by a tornado that also ripped a roof off the gym at neighboring Greene Central High School. Officials have closed all of the county's schools this week and next week is spring break, so they hope to have a plan in place to keep classes on schedule by the time students report back in May.

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A home along U.S. 13 in Greene County shows the damage inflicted by Saturday's storms, which destroyed dozens of homes, along with several business, in the county.

SNOW HILL -- A community that had been looking forward to groundbreaking ceremonies this Thursday for a new intermediate school is now faced with the daunting task of rebuilding a school destroyed by a tornado that left an estimated...

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