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More disaster recovery help to central Arkansas

More disaster recovery help to central ArkansasThe Vilonia Disaster Recovery Alliance has partnered with the Interfaith Partner Alliance Organization in Mayflower to help with recovery efforts.
  • Little Rock
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Local

Fundraising/Donation Events for Tornado Victims

Fundraising/Donation Events for Tornado VictimsTo help raise money and collect donated items for the victims of Arkansas' deadly and damaging tornado that struck Sunday, some events are being planned.
  • Local
  • 5 months ago
News

Volunteers work to repair cemetery damaged in Arkansas tornado

Volunteers work to repair cemetery damaged in Arkansas tornado In Arkansas, survivors are cleaning up what's left of hundreds of damaged homes, but there's also a volunteer effort underway to resurrect a local cemetery, the final resting place of so many loved ones.
  • News
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
News

Former New Orleanian gives Arkansas tornado victims a red beans Monday

Former New Orleanian gives Arkansas tornado victims a red beans MondayNatural disaster damage is nothing new for New Orleanians, and fortunately for folks in the Little Rock area, one of our own is in their backyard to offer a helping hand through a deadly tornado.
  • News
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
News

Louisiana volunteers prepare to help Arkansas tornado victims

Louisiana volunteers prepare to help Arkansas tornado victimsVolunteers in New Orleans are preparing to give aid and assistance as victims of powerful tornadoes dig out in Arkansas and Oklahoma.
  • News
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
News

RAW VIDEO Tornado damage in Arkansas

RAW VIDEO Tornado damage in ArkansasClick the player above for aerial footage of damage in Arkansas after a tornado ripped through the area Sunday, killing at least 16 people.
  • News
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Conway

Vilonia School under construction again

Vilonia School under construction againThe project was just a few months from completion when hundreds of man hours were destroyed in minutes.
  • Conway
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
West Little Rock

Pulaski Co. tornado debris removal will end Sept. 1

Pulaski Co. tornado debris removal will end Sept. 1Debris removal for those affected by the April 27 tornado will end in September.
  • West Little Rock
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Conway

"Baby Steps" to rebuild Mayflower after April's tornado

"Baby Steps" to rebuild Mayflower after April's tornadoAs many as 100 students in Mayflower might not show up to school on Monday.
  • Conway
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Local

Tornado debris still causing problems

Tornado debris still causing problemsThis is now the third time THV has covered cleanup efforts in Ferndale and the debris is still very visible from Kanis road.
  • Local
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Local

Vilonia businesses bounce back after tornado

Vilonia businesses bounce back after tornadoIn Vilonia, resiliency has taken root for businesses bouncing back following the April 27th tornado. The familiar sounds of Kieth's Service Center show a sign that business is returning to Vilonia.
  • Local
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Local

Vilonia tornado victims pay it forward to Nebraska

Vilonia tornado victims pay it forward to NebraskaJust a few months ago, they were digging out from the rubble after a devastating tornado. Now a group of Vilonia residents are trying to help others do the same.
  • Local
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Local

Tornado victims' need for volunteers resurfacing

Tornado victims' need for volunteers resurfacingAfter Team Rubicon left, Faulkner County lost more than one thousand volunteers. Now, people in the area need help.
  • Local
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Local

Final sweep for storm debris scheduled

Final sweep for storm debris scheduledNearly two months have passed since the deadly tornado swept through parts of Faulkner County. Now, county judge Alan Dodson is setting a date for a final sweep to pick up storm debris.
  • Local
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Local

FEMA assistance for tornado victims expires Saturday

FEMA assistance for tornado victims expires SaturdayThe last day for victims of the April 27th tornado to receive FEMA assistance is Saturday, June 14th.
  • Local
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Local

Golf tournament benefits tornado victims

Golf tournament benefits tornado victimsOn Saturday, storm victims will receive help from a special benefit golf tournament taking place in Jacksonville.
  • Local
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Local

THV Update: "Hope" on her way to recovery

THV Update: "Hope" on her way to recoveryTHV Update: "Hope" on her way to recovery
  • Local
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Arkansas Disaster Recovery Centers to close June 14

Arkansas Disaster Recovery Centers to close June 14State and federal officials say Disaster Recovery Centers that were set up to help Arkansans following April 27 severe storms will close on June 14.
  • Local
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

One-day assistance event for tornado survivors to be held in Vilonia

One-day assistance event for tornado survivors to be held in ViloniaThe Arkansas Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (ARVOAD) is conducting a one-day assistance event to offer services to those affected by the April 27 tornadoes
  • Local
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

A sign of "Hope" from tornado recovery

A sign of "Hope" from tornado recoveryThe tornado that ripped through central Arkansas one month ago injured not only people, but animals. Now a Pulaski County dog boarding facility is doing their part to rehabilitate a furry-four legged victim of the storm.
  • Local
  • 4 months ago
Local

Vilonia rebuilding one month later

Vilonia rebuilding one month laterVilonia rebuilding one month later
  • Local
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Local

Keyboard donated to tornado damaged church

Keyboard donated to tornado damaged churchMore signs of the rebuilding process are popping up in the cities hit by the tornado three weeks ago. Lifeline Church in Mayflower gathered Sunday morning at the Mayflower High School.
  • Local
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Local

Faulkner County issues update nearly 3 weeks after tornado

Faulkner County issues update nearly 3 weeks after tornadoNearly three weeks since the high-level EF-4 tornado ripped through central Arkansas, the spokesperson for Faulkner County - the hardest hit area - issued a press release on its progress.
  • Local
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
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Toy company donates to girls affected by tornado

Toy company donates to girls affected by tornadoA family in Maine lends a helping hand to another in Arkansas trying to rebuild their lives after a deadly tornado.
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  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
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Toy company donates to girls affected by tornado

Toy company donates to girls affected by tornadoA family in Maine lends a helping hand to another in Arkansas trying to rebuild their lives after a deadly tornado.
  • 207
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
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Elves and Angels

Elves and AngelsAfter a deadly tornado ripped through Vilonia, Arkansas last month, the toy company Elves and Angels decided to try to help bring some normalcy to the lives of two little girls who's father died saving them.
  • 207
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Local

More Arkansas counties considered for major disaster declaration

More Arkansas counties considered for major disaster declarationMore Arkansas counties considered for major disaster declaration
  • Local
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Maumelle students 'Stuff the Truck' with tornado aid supplies

Maumelle students 'Stuff the Truck' with tornado aid suppliesCommunity support continues to roll into the tornado ravaged cities in central Arkansas.
  • Local
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Hogs help out in Vilonia

Hogs help out in ViloniaHogs help out in Vilonia
  • Local
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
News

Story of truck carried 27 miles by tornado is debunked

Story of truck carried 27 miles by tornado is debunkedLet's call it a mistake, not a hoax: The story of the pickup truck reportedly carried 27 miles by a tornado last week in Arkansas is false.
  • News
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Conway Regional's 16-bed ER saves hundreds of patients after tornado

Conway Regional's 16-bed ER saves hundreds of patients after tornadoThe hospital managed to treat, release or transfer every person who came in and no lives were lost.
  • Local
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Health officials warn of safety concerns during tornado cleanup

Health officials warn of safety concerns during tornado cleanupArkansans take pride in restoring the communities hit by the storm, but state health officials want to caution residents and volunteers during this effort.
  • Local
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Faulkner County Disaster Recovery Fund established, ExxonMobil donates $125K

Faulkner County Disaster Recovery Fund established, ExxonMobil donates $125KTo assist those who fell victim to last week's EF4 tornado, the Arkansas Community Foundation has created a Faulkner County Disaster Recovery Fund.
  • Local
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Maumelle High School hosting 'Stuff the Truck' event for tornado victims

Maumelle High School hosting 'Stuff the Truck' event for tornado victimsMaumelle High School is collecting donations to put in the Maumelle High School band truck for their "Stuff the Truck" event to help collect items needed for the tornado relief effort in Mayflower.
  • Local
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
THV Wants to Know

THV Wants to Know: What to look for in a tornado shelter

THV Wants to Know: What to look for in a tornado shelterAfter a high-level EF-4 tornado ripped through central Arkansas on April 27, demolishing neighborhoods and killing 16 people, many residents in the area are now reconsidering the area they have called their "safe place."
  • THV Wants to Know
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Exxonmobil donates $125K to Arkansas Red Cross

Exxonmobil donates $125K to Arkansas Red CrossExxon Mobile was spreading their support Thursday by making a donation to the Red Cross.
  • Local
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
News

Arkansas tornado victim texts 'goodbye' to mom

Arkansas tornado victim texts 'goodbye' to momKARK tells the poignant, heartbreaking story of Regina Wood's attempt to comfort her son in his final moments.
  • News
  • 4 months, 4 weeks ago
Local

$1 Million in state, federal assistance approved for Arkansas tornado survivors

$1 Million in state, federal assistance approved for Arkansas tornado survivors$1 Million in state, federal assistance approved for Arkansas tornado survivors
  • Local
  • 4 months, 4 weeks ago
Local

Death toll now at 16 from Arkansas tornado

Death toll now at 16 from Arkansas tornadoThe death toll from last week's tornado increased from 15 to 16 on Monday.
  • Local
  • 4 months, 4 weeks ago
Local

Former president Bill Clinton, Gov. Mike Beebe tour disaster area

Former president Bill Clinton, Gov. Mike Beebe tour disaster areaFormer President Clinton joined Governor Mike Beebe and Homeland Security Secretary Jay Johnson for a tour of the hardest-hit areas in Arkansas.
  • Local
  • 5 months ago