Horror and Hope in Kentucky

“As we sit here almost one week to the day after the worst tornado disaster the state has ever seen, we are digging out,” Governor Andy Beshear said Friday.

2021 December Tornado — American Flag in Samburg, TN. December 15, 2021. (photo: State Farm)

From a gut feeling that saved a man and his dog, to an “angel” rescuer who lifted rubble from a collapsing building so others could escape, to houses tossed like toys into the air, there have been stories of hope and terror out of Kentucky this week.




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