JACKSON, Tenn. (BP)--The Ryan Center for Biblical Studies at Union University lost approximately 10 percent of its holdings when the EF-4 tornado swept through the Jackson, Tenn., campus Feb. 5. The center is located on the top floor of Jennings Hall, which had half its roof ripped off in the tornado. Most of the damage was caused by water, mildew or mold.
ORIGINALLY POSTED Feb 9, 2008 JACKSON, Tenn. (BP)–Tennessee Sen. Bob Corker praised Union University’s leadership, students and community today for the inspiring way they have responded to the devastating tornado that struck the campus Feb. 5. “The devastation here is hard to visualize, even on TV,” Corker, R.-Tenn., said during a Feb. 8 news conference. […]