Tuesday, February 19 2008 4:14 PM EST2008-02-19 21:14:58 GMT
PRATTVILLE, AL -- WSFA 12 News has spoken with Jim Stefkovich from that National Weather Service in Birmingham who is on the scene in Prattville. He has confirmed that the tornado that hit the city is rated an EF-3. More >>
Tuesday, February 19 2008 3:30 PM EST2008-02-19 20:30:09 GMT
The Montgomery Humane Society will gladly take in the pets of the victims of Prattville. Anyone who needs help in taking care of their pets until they can get settled can bring them to the MontgomeryMore >>
Tuesday, February 19 2008 3:02 PM EST2008-02-19 20:02:49 GMT
Troy, Al. (WSFA) -- The American Red Cross is scheduling a Disaster Relief Drive in Troy.
The drive will be held on Wednesday, February 20th from 8am to 5pm at the Wal-Mart on U.S. Highway 231 in Troy.
Prattville, Al. (WSFA) -- Prattville Mayor Jim Byard is announcing that several charitable organizations are offering assistance to the victims of the weekend tornado in their time of need.
If residentsMore >>
Monday, February 18 2008 11:53 PM EST2008-02-19 04:53:31 GMT
Prattville, Ala. (WSFA) -- As "Severe Weather Awareness Week" kicks off Governor Bob Riley and numerous other officials toured the damage in heavily hit portions of Prattville on Monday. Riley held aMore >>
Monday, February 18 2008 11:37 PM EST2008-02-19 04:37:10 GMT
Residents along brooklyn road in Andalusia spent the day surveying the damage left behind by yesterdays storms. Roofs were torn from homes, trees snapped in two, and for walter bush, he experienced itMore >>
The woman hired to clean up Rutgers' scandal-scarred athletic program quit as Tennessee's women's volleyball coach 16 years ago after her players submitted a letter complaining she ruled through...More >>
The woman hired to clean up Rutgers' scandal-scarred athletic program quit as Tennessee's women's volleyball coach 16 years ago after her players submitted a letter complaining she ruled through humiliation, fear...More >>
Police say suspected Maoist rebels attacked a convoy of cars carrying local leaders and supporters of India's ruling Congress party in eastern India, killing at least 16 people and wounding 25 others.More >>
About 200 suspected Maoist rebels set off a land mine and opened fire on a convoy of cars carrying local leaders and supporters of India's ruling Congress party in the country's east, killing at least 28 people and...More >>
Saturday, May 25 2013 11:12 PM EDT2013-05-26 03:12:30 GMT
(RNN/KENS/CNN) - At least one person in San Antonio has died Saturday during heavy flooding caused by rain that dumped more than a foot of water on some parts of the area. Police confirmed a woman's bodyMore >>
Firefighters in San Antonio are still looking for two missing people after heavy rain and flooding swamped the area and left thousands without power.More >>
Saturday, May 25 2013 9:04 PM EDT2013-05-26 01:04:09 GMT
(RNN) - Two-year-old girls rule the world. If you in any way doubt that statement, you obviously do not have nor have ever had a 2-year-old girl. One thing that Matt Clarke made abundantly clear in a video heMore >>
Two-year-old girls rule the world. If you in any way doubt that statement, you obviously do not have nor have ever had a 2-year-old girl.More >>
Hoover Police say crooks are phishing for financial information using text messages that appear to come from a real bank.The text messages come from different numbers with different area codes and it tellsMore >>
Hoover Police say crooks are phishing for financial information using text messages that appear to come from a real bank.More >>
Prattville, Al. (WSFA) -- As several Alabama counties clean up, officials are assessing the damage of the severe storm outbreak.
WSFA 12 News has video from the hardest hit area as the tornado touched down in Prattville.
A surveillance camera from a gas station on U.S. Highway 31, about a half mile from the Alabama River Bridge, just north of Prattville captured the sight of the massive tornado as it moved through the town.
On Monday, National Weather Service Officials determined the tornado was an EF-3 with winds from 140 - 150 miles per hour.
The tornado was a quarter of a mile wide.
The National Weather Service also confirmed four other tornado touchdowns.
An EF-1 tornado caused damage in Barbour, Chilton and Pike Counties.
An EF-2 destroyed homes and businesses in Dallas County.
About 50 people were injured when the tornadoes ripped through the area on Sunday.
Thankfully, no deaths were reported.
Surveillance Cameras Capture Prattville Tornado on TapeMore>>