Joplin, Missouri Marks One Year Anniversary Of Deadly Tornado

Keywords

Austin Lee and Hope Maynard hold each other as they pray in... News PhotoCeremony,City,Day,Death,Emergencies and Disasters,Extreme Weather,Horizontal,Joplin - Missouri,Natural Disaster,Nature,Politics,Praying,Silence,Time,Tornado,USA,Weather,WindPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2012 Getty ImagesJOPLIN, MO - MAY 22: Austin Lee and Hope Maynard hold each other as they pray in Cunningham Park during ceremony that included a moment of silence at 5:41 p.m. which was when the monstrous tornado first hit the city a year ago to the day on May 22, 2012 in Joplin, Missouri. The EF-5 tornado devastated the area leaving behind a path of destruction along with 161 deaths and hundreds of injuries, but one year later there are signs that the town is beginning to recover. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)