The federal Small Business Administration was to open an office in Lawrence to process applications for low-interest disaster loans for victims of the June 19 tornado here. The SBA announced it had approved Gov. John Carlin's request for local aid after a storm where damage had been estimated up to $20 million. One man was killed and 35 persons hurt by the local onslaught.
Old home town - 25 years ago today
July 16, 2006