Tuesday, May 21 2013 10:16 PM EDT2013-05-22 02:16:08 GMT
Residents in tornado-stricken Moore, OK, await news on missing love ones Tuesday, a day after a massive tornado devastated the city, killing at least 51. Rescuers worked all night, with particular attentionMore >>
The tornado, with winds up to 200 mph, cut a 20-mile stretch as wide as two miles through the Oklahoma City metro area. The medical examiner's office reported 24 people died, including nine children. More >>
Tuesday, May 21 2013 10:36 AM EDT2013-05-21 14:36:49 GMT
(RNN) – A day after long track tornadoes devastated Shawnee and Edmond, OK, another round has begun near Oklahoma City.KOCO broadcast a slow rotating cloud that slowly extended down towards the groundMore >>
Dozens of people have died after a second day of tornadoes twisted through Oklahoma, this time taking aim at the town of Moore, south of Oklahoma City.More >>
city hit hard by tough times is now fighting back – the City of Fostoria is
working hard to boost its own economy.
Fostoria Economic Development Corporation (FEDC), part of the Fostoria Chamber
of Commerce, was founded in 1982 to help Fostoria businesses grow and to draw
new businesses to the area.
night, the FEDC received their yearly continuance of $30,000 from city council.
the recession, the FEDC focused on retaining current business in the area. Now
they are working to bring more business and jobs to the city. But the process
is a slow one, according to Director Joan Droll.
the board, a lot of companies and communities have been hurt," Droll said. "We
are making some headway with businesses bringing back the number of employees
that were furloughed, but it's a slow process."
also said the FEDC will be making a big announcement next week.