Greensburg story

This is my recount, I’ll be adding pictures and more text in the days and weeks to come.


Greensburg Before & After

Here’s some photos I took before and after the tornado:

Twilight Theatre (Main Street)

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Greensburg Kansas Tornado

Please check the Gallery for up-to-date photos from Greensburg. I’m currently doing search-and-rescue with canine units in Greensburg, KS. My wife’s family is from Greensburg, and they’re all OK.


  • Update: 5/07/07 – Back in Colorado, Wife staying a week to cleanup. More pictures posted today.
  • Here’s some aerial views. Taken by a local paper.

  • Update: 5/08/07 – W’s coming to Greensburg Wednesday.
  • Update: 5/09/07 – FEMA threatening to tear down all houses in Greensburg. I’m going back to help clean out, and Melanie Pray (from BMFPD) is joining me to lend a hand.
  • Update: 5/13/07 – We’re back. Many more pictures taken (some Lilly’s, some mine) and posted.
  • Update: 6/10/07 – The Janssen house has been bulldozed. John Janssen is now mayor of Greensburg. Here’s an article in the Wichita Eagle. The plan is to rebuild Greensburg as a green town…. Ambitious and heart-warming.