Advertisement

You will be redirected to the page you want to view in  seconds.

40 years ago a tornado ripped through Lomira

3:41 AM, May 12, 2014
  • Filed Under

"It sounded like a formation of bombers?and the sound of frying eggs, all at the same time. There was a big, billowy black cloud moving fast to the northeast, with this 500 to 1,000-foot-long funnel hanging down, kind of bouncing along, sweeping back and forth, sort of like a broom."

-Loren Sperry, Sheboygan Press writer, April 22, 1974

There was no Twitter, no Facebook 40 years ago. There was a telephone - the corded kind - and less than five minutes to gather everyone you loved and get them to the basement. ...

What's your take on the Packers Family Night change?

Retrieving results.
Watching practice is fine.(Your vote)
15%
574 votes
I'd rather watch a scrimmage.(Your vote)
23%
856 votes
I don't want to pay to watch practice.(Your vote)
27%
1015 votes
It doesn't matter to me.(Your vote)
34%
1271 votes

Catch up on the latest in our pregame show every game day.

Football fans

If you've ever answered "Who has the ball?" with "It's halftime," you might recognize The Airhead. Check out the characters in our cartoon gallery of oddball fans.

Special Reports

ORDER YOURS

Football fans

If you've ever answered "Who has the ball?" with "It's halftime," you might recognize The Airhead. Check out the characters in our cartoon gallery of oddball fans.

Special Reports