NBC Evening News for Sunday, May 01, 2011
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(Tuscaloosa: John Yang) The stories of survival and loss in Tuscaloosa featured; scenes shown of President Obama and several cabinet members visiting, the start of cleanup, a church service, volunteers and a book recovery from a school. [Secretary of Homeland Security Janet NAPOLITANO - reacts to the devastation.] [Mayor Walt MADDOX, St. John's Baptist Church Pastor Roy FERGUSON, two VOLUNTEERS - comment.] [Tornado SURVIVOR - reacts to the loss of homes.]
(Tuscaloosa: Lester Holt) Report introduced.
(Smithville, Mississippi: Ron Mott) The aftermath of the tornado in tiny Smithville, Mississippi, featured; scenes shown of makeshift church services and cleanup operations. [Pastor Reid WILKERSON - preaches.] [SURVIVOR, teacher Norah COLES - comment.]