GIFFORD -- Snow hasn't hit town yet, but when it does, they'll be ready.
GIFFORD -- The water here is potable for the first time in weeks, but the tower may have to be replaced.
GIFFORD -- The last three weeks have shown what's best about Central Illinois.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Those affected by devastating tornadoes can file for federal aid with FEMA.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The Champaign County Chamber of Commerce raised $15,000 to help businesses in Gifford get back on their feet.
PAXTON – It’s a season of giving and one area man wants to make sure everyone in Central Illinois has a Merry Christmas.
GIFFORD -- 11 storm survivors were given a gift for a very special reason.
GIFFORD -- It's not just the grownups helping out. A Kid to Know decided she wanted to as well.
GIFFORD -- Pictures are bringing volunteers from all over the state to be a helping hand in town.
GIFFORD -- Donations for the United Way's Area Relief Fund are pouring in.
URBANA -- People learned yoga and supported a great cause.
GIFFORD -- Volunteers are cutting back on serving meals, but it's not because of a shortage.
OGDEN -- While the Gifford community works to get back to normal, others around Champaign County say they feel their pain, literally.
GIFFORD -- Teachers are helping students deal with the trauma of witnessing Sunday's destructive storm.
GIFFORD -- Kids ran to school this morning eager to get back in the classroom.
Update: 10:15 pm, 11/24/13, Sunday GIFFORD -- The storm's devastation couldn't stop a tradition from taking place.
Latest: 10:14 pm, 11/24/13, Sunday GIFFORD -- People wanting to volunteer must register before helping out.
GIFFORD -- There's a lot of work left to do yet, but townspeople are turning to a different foundation to help them rebuild.
GIFFORD -- There's no shortage of volunteers and no age limit either.
RANTOUL -- Some veterans are stepping up and giving back to storm victims.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Students across the area are pulling together to help other students affected by the tornado.
GIFFORD -- Sunday was a day this newly-married couple will never forget. They survived the tornado by just seconds.
MONTICELLO -- An area man is collecting donations for tornado survivors for the second time this year.
GIFFORD -- Another state leader is stepping in to show support for tornado victims.
GIFFORD -- Gifford's school is opening its doors, but not for class.
GIFFORD -- People are starting to get back on their feet.
RANTOUL -- People here are stepping in to support tornado victims.
GIFFORD -- Lights are coming back on around town. Champaign County's EMA says electricity has been restored as much as possible to include homes and businesses around the village.
GIFFORD -- Federal and state EMA crews spent Thursday inspecting parts of town.
Update: 6:01 pm GIFFORD -- The weather looks gloomy, but the people working here say they're not letting the rain dampen their spirits.
Joe Barlow shares the story of a Gifford family that found the lighter side after Sunday's events.
CHAMPAIGN -- Families at St. Matthew's School came together to lend a hand to tornado victims in Gifford.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A main road in Gifford is now open.
GIFFORD -- While everyone works to rebuild, a village staple is opening its doors and providing some comfort.
Update: 10:23 pm CHAMPAIGN -- WCIA-3 News teamed up with the United Way for a Tornado Relief Drive.
GIFFORD -- Six people were taken to the hospital after a tornado swept through town, but one family needs help finding the person they believe saved a life.
GIFFORD -- When the storm touched down, firefighters quickly took care of their families, then switched gears to help the community.
FLATVILLE -- School starts Monday for students in storm-ravaged Gifford.
GIFFORD -- Here's the latest on recovery efforts: 30% of the town now has power.
GIFFORD -- Representatives from Frontier Communication were in town to survey damage and start rebuilding area technical networks.
Update: 10:03 pm GIFFORD -- Relief is a feeling a lot of people here haven't experienced the past few days, but Tuesday was different.
GIFFORD -- A lot of families want to know what happens with school in the wake of this week's devastating storms.
GIFFORD -- Public works departments from Champaign and Urbana are helping with clean-up.
GIFFORD -- The Schluter family was just sitting down for an early Thanksgiving meal when a tornado ripped through their home.
GIFFORD -- Teenagers are helping storm victims. Instead of getting on the bus and going to school, students from Armstrong-Potomac headed here instead.
GIFFORD -- Tornado victims are opening up about what they did to survive.
GIFFORD -- Workers and volunteers were out in full-force around town Tuesday.
Update: 4:19 pm, 11/19/13, Tuesday GIFFORD -- Crews are working around-the-clock to restore power.
GIFFORD -- It's the second night of darkness after a tornado ripped through Sunday. The people who live there say they have a lot to be thankful for.
GIFFORD -- Strength is being seen in many ways around the village.