wetumpka alabama tornado

Gov. Kay Ivey Tours Tornado Damage in Wetumpka

Monday afternoon, Gov. Kay Ivey toured the destruction left behind when an EF-2 tornado hit part of Wetumpka on Saturday afternoon. “Each one impacts the people of that area in respective ways so. It’s just about as bad as it can get. Except we didn’t have any loss of life and we are so grateful for that. I just take…

Wetumpka Schools to Delay Start on Tuesday because of Tornado

Elmore County School Superintendent Richard Dennis has announced that some school start times will be delayed on Tuesday because of the ongoing cleanup after Saturday’s EF-2 tornado. He says Wetumpka Elementary, Wetumpka Middle and Wetumpka High Schools will delay the start of school until 9:30AM. Breakfast will be served.  He says faculty and staff should report to school at 8:00AM….

ON THE SCENE: Tornado Destruction in Wetumpka

Alabama News Network anchor Jeff Sanders is on the scene of the tornado destruction in downtown Wetumpka. He says the worst of the damage is concentrated across the Coosa River from downtown.  First Baptist Church has sustained considerable damage, while the Presbyterian Church across the street was destroyed. Here is his Live report from just before 4:30 p.m. CST. Categories:…