Jamie McMurray visits hometown

Updated: June 6, 2011, 11:28 AM ET
Associated Press

NASCAR driver Jamie McMurray returned to his boyhood home -- or at least to the spot where it used to stand. Like much of tornado-ravaged Joplin, it didn't look anything like the place where he grew up.

McMurray visited the devastated southwest Missouri town Thursday, hoping to lift the spirits of residents trying to put their lives back together and raise awareness of ongoing needs in the area.

"It's not just the destruction that will stick with me, even though that's bad," ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?