News release from Missouri Southern State University
JOPLIN, MO (SNS) - The new documentary program, "Joplin Missouri: A Tornado Story" will air at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, May 22 on KGCS-TV.
The documentary was recently shown in public for the first time at Missouri Southern State University. It is described as a "story of distress, survival, recovery and hope" following the May 22, 2011 tornado in Joplin.
The program, produced by MSSU Sociology professor Dr. Conrad Gubera, is directed by his son, award winning filmmaker Christopher "Chip" Gubera.
It is narrated by syndicated "Coast to Coast A.M." radio host Georg Noory.
"We are honored to be able to show the first broadcast of this documentary for the Joplin community," says Judy Stiles, KGCS General Manager.
KGCS programming may be seen over the air on digital channel 22, and on regional cable television systems including Cable One, Mediacom and Suddenlink.
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