Joplin http://tspr.org en Documentaries Big Winners at Cornfed Film Fest http://tspr.org/post/documentaries-big-winners-cornfed-film-fest <p>The Best of Fest honor at the second annual Cornfed Film Fest in Macomb went to <em>Class C – The Only Game in Town</em>. &nbsp;The movie follows several girls’ basketball teams from tiny, rural communities in Montana as they compete for the state title. It includes insight from Hall of Fame basketball coach Phil Jackson, who grew up in Montana.</p><p></p><p>Documentaries were also honored in two other categories. <em>Chasing Water</em>, which follows the Colorado River to the point where it dries up in the southwestern desert, was chosen Best Short Film.</p> Sun, 14 Apr 2013 20:24:04 +0000 Rich Egger 32045 at http://tspr.org Documentaries Big Winners at Cornfed Film Fest Joplin Tornado Tested Hospital's Staff http://tspr.org/post/joplin-tornado-tested-hospitals-staff <p>The tornado that struck Joplin, Missouri last year killed 161 people, injured nearly one-thousand and destroyed a quarter of the city.<br /><br />A nurse who helped care for the injured says frequent drills and revisions to response plans saved lives.<br /><br />Marilyn Welling works at St. John&#39;s Hospital. She said the city was preparing for a disaster drill when the tornado struck in May.<br /> Mon, 13 Feb 2012 16:42:25 +0000 James Lenz 10117 at http://tspr.org Joplin Tornado Tested Hospital's Staff