OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) —
“This is such a big district, but this is a small town,” said Tammy Glasgow, a second-grade teacher at Briarwood Elementary, which was also destroyed but didn’t have any deaths. “When you see somebody in the street, it’s not a ‘hi’ and a handshake, it’s a hug.”
Senior Alex Davis, 18, will attend University of Oklahoma after graduation partly so he can stay close to friends and family.
“It speaks to how the community’s banded together,” he said. “We’re not going to let a natural disaster beat us.”