Oklahoma tornado

Politics & Government
6:13 pm
Sat July 27, 2013

Ala. Companies Raise $23K for Okla. Tornado Relief

Employees of Nucor Steel a€“ from left in orange, Kristy Riggs, James Swindle and Michael Kassay a€“ talk with one of the tornado victims from Moore, Okla., when they visited to distributed donations earlier this month.
Bank Independent/Nucor Steel

Two businesses in northern Alabama say they raised more than $23,000 to help residents of an Oklahoma city that was devastated by tornadoes two months ago.

Al.com reports (http://bit.ly/13cJq2R ) the money came from a joint fundraising effort by Florence-based Bank Independent and Nucor Steel of Decatur, which produces sheet steel.

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Politics & Government
6:36 am
Tue May 21, 2013

Alabama Governor Offers Help to Oklahoma

Tiffany Bauman comforted a dying dog that was injured by the tornado in Moore, Okla.
Nick Oxford for The New York Times

Alabama's governor says the state stands ready to help Oklahoma recover from a deadly tornado.