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Originally Posted by MerryCarey View Post
Thank heaven---they've been able to lower the casualty numbers for the tornado: 24 killed, 7 of whom were children. It's still a tragedy, of course, but it's good to hear that there were fewer lost than originally supposed.

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just got home from work, thank you for posting this. I agree with you, so tragic, but relieved it is not as bad as first reported
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Originally Posted by Christmas-A-Holic View Post
We are under a tornado watch until 7 pm and some family east of us are under a warning. I want all this stuff to go away!

Think Merry Thoughts! =)
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Originally Posted by Ryan View Post
Good morning everyone. Thank you all so much for the prayers and well wishes. We are thanking God this morning that we are safe. We have friends and family who lost everything...but some good news was shared last night and into this morning:

A family we are friends with who live across the street from Plaza Towers (the school on the news) is safe and accounted for. Their home is gone, but their family is together!

My wife's cousin lost his house, but his family is safe!

One of my best friends lost his home (he was out of town at the time) but his sons made it out in time and are safe!

A friend that my wife taught with could not locate her two boys for most of last night, but we got word about 8:00 or so that they were found in the hospital and are expected to make it!

The line of folks just wanting to help is literally a mile long in places!

We finally heard from my grandma and her husband and they are safe! They rode it out in their storm shelter and it missed their house by under half a mile, but they're all good! We were very worried as we could not get a hold of them and could not get into that area to check.

Okay...enough for now...but wanted to report there is good news coming out of all this! My wife is very shaken up, and I think my kids are too. Thanks again for all the prayers!
many ((((HUGS)))) for you, what a relief to hear of the miraculous way they were all kept safe.
You will all be shaken up for a long time to come, best thing you can all do is share with each other and love each other.
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Originally Posted by HomemakinGirl View Post
What's going on with all of this severe weather? Is this normal? I can't even watch the news, it is so upsetting. I don't know, it seems like it gets worse and worse and happens more often

AS far as Tornado's go, we are actually below the average this year.
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Originally Posted by xmas365 View Post
Fun is not allowed where I work.

My brother-in-law works there, and last week he got in trouble for helping a customer too long. Can you believe that? We wonder why customer service is going downhill, he helps a customer for 5 minutes, and management tells him not to do that. The customer was asking him questions about food planning for a cookout.

That's terrible but I believe it. I know at autozone they use to have a weekly report on how many customers each person helped and that effected your raises. I was always on the bottom because my main jobs were to do planograms and put up truck before I became the commercial sales manager.
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Originally Posted by Binger View Post
and here comes Christmas in JULY>>>> OHHHHHH MADE... can you feel it.. OHHHHHHH Crank uo the Johnny Cash and LIVE!

YABBAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA

Johnny Cash it is!!!!!!
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I'm headed to the porch. Your all welcome to come join me.
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Originally Posted by HomemakinGirl View Post
Hello everyone.
I walked the dogs this morning after the girls left for school and then I ran to the supermarket for a few things. I am back home now and have started my chores. Just taking a coffee break.
It is going to be warm and sunny today, with a high of 75 and a chance of a thunderstorm later. My daugher has an appointment to have her haircut after school. And later this evening I have a mandatory prom meeting to go to at the high school.
I spoke with my father this morning and he is doing well. He went out for a walk today. He had to use a cane, but said he did good. He is making progress.
I hope everyone has a wonderful day!!!
great that your dads recovery is going well, thanks for the update.
Enjoy your evening!
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