This time last year I was in a bathroom with my friends hanging on for our lives. I will never forget this day. God is faithful #april27— Ben Parr (@BenTparr) April 27, 2012
On April 27, 2011, hundreds of devastating tornadoes ripped through many parts of Alabama. Today, many residents of the state took part in commemorating the tragic event. Nearly 250 Alabamians lost their lives as a result of the storms.