[Masthead] Fair ~ 54°F  
High: 61°F ~ Low: 31°F
Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017
Destruction left in tornado's path The north part of Purdy along Old City Highway was covered with debris from Saturday's tornado that roared through portions of Barry County, claiming one life and damaging a large number of homes and buildings. The National Weather Service classifies the tornado that swept through Barry County as an EF-1 or EF-2 that produced 115-mile-per-hour winds. Democrat Photos