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Kentucky Kernel

The remains of a home are scattered with debris following a tornado on Saturday, Dec. 11, 2021, on Creekwood Avenue in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

Britainy Beshear hosts toy drive for tornado victims

Sophia Shoemaker December 17, 2021

Kentucky First Lady, Britainy Beshear, is hosting a toy drive across the commonwealth to support families affected by the devastating tornadoes that hit Western Kentucky.“They’ve lost everything,...

Debris from damaged homes is scattered throughout a neighborhood following a tornado on Saturday, Dec. 11, 2021, on Creekwood Avenue in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

The worst tornado in Kentucky history, told through one Bowling Green neighborhood’s survival stories

Sarah Michels December 11, 2021

Jessica Mann wasn’t scared when the freight train of a tornado arrived at her window. She didn’t have time. It was only hours after the storm, relatively safe on her neighbor’s couch, water bottle...

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The devastation of “the Nashville tornado” goes far beyond just Nashville

Emily Laytham March 11, 2020

Earlier this week, a tornado struck middle Tennessee, devastating significant swathes of the volunteer state. Two days after the tornado touched down in the middle of the night, the Associated Press reported...

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Campus tornado drill tomorrow, UKPD says

Kernel News Staff February 28, 2018

UK will be having a tornado drill Thursday at 10:07 a.m., UK Police said via email.UKPD said the drill will utilize all alert systems, so students will hear and see the alert texts, emails, calls, indoor...

Damage from a tornado in West Liberty, Ky. March 3, 2012. Photo by Brandon Goodwin | Staff

UK participates in statewide tornado drill

McKenna Horsley February 23, 2016

[email protected] participated in a statewide tornado drill Tuesday morning as a part of Kentucky’s first Severe Weather Awareness Week.At about 10:07 a.m., UK started the tornado drill by sending...

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