1913 Lower Peach Tree tornado fatal for 27

Hair pulled from heads of corpses; chickens plucked of feathers of what would be an F-4 storm today (with winds of 207 to 260 mph)

Tornadoes and the threat of tornadoes seem to have increased in recent years. Already this year there have been tornadoes in the region. But tornadoes are nothing new. In fact, 1913 was one of the worst years on record for tornadoes with storms tearing across wide swaths of the country in a three-day span of March 21-23. Like a F-4 […]

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