(Photo courtesy of my neighbor, Lucas George Photography)Within five minutes it was all over. Immediately we started hearing sirens, horns, and just chaos. Our town was flat. It absolutely breaks my heart to look at all of the pictures I've seen on FB and the news websites today.
This is of the main street through downtown Ringgold. This is next to the First Baptist Church, which lost it's steeple.
(Photo courtesy of a FB user)
This is the intersection 0.5 miles from my house. It was a pizza hut, Hardees, Taco Bell, and Super 8 Motel.
(Next three photos are courtesy of Beasley Photography)
The other side of the intersection. This used to be a Hotel, Waffle House, KFC, and a BP.
Food Lion and Ace Hardware plaza about a mile from my house.