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Editorial: Alabama Gov. Ivey’s soothing words matter after devastating tornado in rural Calhoun County

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Gov. Kay Ivey tours Thursday's tornado damage by helicopter on Monday. (Courtesy photo)

“Ohatchee is forever on the map now — unfortunately,” Gov. Kay Ivey said Monday as she toured the rural Calhoun County community devastated by Thursday’s tornado.

Five were killed in the storm, including a family of three — Barbara Harris, her husband, Joe Wayne Harris, and their daughter, Ebonique Harris.

James Bennett is Executive Editor. Contact him at 256-235-3540 or jbennett@annistonstar.com.