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A damaged public housing unit in Mayfield overlooks other damage in the city limits.

Displaced Kentuckians are still searching for housing after tornadoes

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MAYFIELD, Ky. (OVR) — Jimmy Galbreath works hard. The scrap dealer and father of nine from Mayfield, Ky. started working when he was 12 years old. He grew up in a one-bedroom house with 15 other siblings and a mother who made sure they had food on the table. And eventually, he worked hard enough… Read More

Dawson Springs on Dec. 11, 2021, the afternoon following the largest tornado system to ever hit the state.

Kentucky communities in shock as death toll from tornadoes rises

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PADUCAH, Ky. (NewsHour) — Search and rescue operations continue across several states after the devastation caused by the tornado outbreak in the central and southern U.S. Kentucky has reported scores of deaths after tornadoes tore across the western part of the state. WOUB alumnus and current Ohio Valley ReSource reporter/WKMS Assistant News Director Liam Niemeyer,… Read More