Friends and family packed the Van United Methodist Church to say their final farewells to Brenda and David Tapley. The couple were the only two people killed during Sunday’s tornado in Van Zandt County.
With rain continuing across the state, the Red Cross is looking for more volunteers. From flooding in Austin and Houston, to tornadoes in Van and Cisco, it’s been a busy month for the Red Cross.
An emergency official says a deadly tornado that blasted an East Texas town left behind about $40 million in damage.
Some citizens of Van are criticizing Mayor Dean Stone after he was seen on the golf course while his city is in shambles.
Rain is adding to the misery in the town of Ben Wheeler as residents look to rebuild.
Victims of natural disaster often times are hit twice. Once by mother nature and again by scam artists taking advantage of their situation.
The National Weather Service says the twister’s path was 10 miles long and 700 yards wide.
When Mother Nature is at its worse, often humanity is at its best. Check out the lost and found photo wall set up by the Red Cross.
As warning sirens rang in Van Monday night, Andy and Brandi Bouchillon decided to quickly leave their house on Bois D’Arc Street and drive to a storm shelter in town.
Friends mourn loss of Van couple who died in Sunday’s tornado.
Gov. Greg Abbott declared Van Zandt County a disaster area, and Van officials asked people to pray for the city. But many people have done even more.
A 14-year-old neighbor found the Tapleys shortly after 6 o’clock Monday morning when neighbors realized the couple never emerged.