GIFFORD -- People here have weathered damage from last year's tornado and they're moving forward together.
WASHINGTON -- A moment of silence helped recognize so many helpful neighbors.
GIFFORD -- People say faith in this community is incredibly strong.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The Champaign County Emergency Management Agency says it learned a lot from the Gifford tornado.
GIFFORD -- There were tears, hugs and lots of hard work, but people say they're stronger after the storm.
CHAMPAIGN -- A woman is a victim of domestic violence every 15 seconds in this country.
GIFFORD -- As the town comes together for a day of closure, one of the area's businesses which had a huge impact on helping people get back on their feet is the bank.
CHICAGO -- Two friends who met after suffering strokes took several steps towards recovery Sunday.
GIFFORD -- An area woman has gone through some horrific things in her life.
RANTOUL -- FEMA has announced the Disaster Recovery Center, at the Rantoul Recreation Building, in the 100-block of East Flessner, will close Saturday, December 21, at 8 pm.
RANTOUL -- People needing help after last month's tornadoes can get more information starting Tuesday.
GIFFORD -- The last three weeks have shown what's best about Central Illinois.
ILLINOIS -- FEMA has specific instructions and guidelines for those recovering from storm damage.
GIFFORD -- Here's the latest on recovery efforts: 30% of the town now has power.