Rescuers help Steve Laudie (center carrying his shoes) and two of his children, Amaura, 9, and Davis, 5, through flood waters after their Mosby home was flooded in May. Heavy rains caused the Fishing River near Mosby to flood. Sgt. Chris Johnson, with the Clay County Sheriff's Office, carries Amaura, while Clay County Parks Chief Zephry Bingham, carries Davis. Missouri Highway Patrol Sgt. Bryan Parrott and Cpl. David Campbell assisted with the rescue. Other members of Laudie’s family - Jennifer and two other children, Jocelyn, 7, and Zach, 1 - were escorted to dry land in a previous boat after the water flooded the basement of their raised ranch home.
Rescuers help Steve Laudie (center carrying his shoes) and two of his children, Amaura, 9, and Davis, 5, through flood waters after their Mosby home was flooded in May. Heavy rains caused the Fishing River near Mosby to flood. Sgt. Chris Johnson, with the Clay County Sheriff's Office, carries Amaura, while Clay County Parks Chief Zephry Bingham, carries Davis. Missouri Highway Patrol Sgt. Bryan Parrott and Cpl. David Campbell assisted with the rescue. Other members of Laudie’s family - Jennifer and two other children, Jocelyn, 7, and Zach, 1 - were escorted to dry land in a previous boat after the water flooded the basement of their raised ranch home. file photo The Kansas City Star
Rescuers help Steve Laudie (center carrying his shoes) and two of his children, Amaura, 9, and Davis, 5, through flood waters after their Mosby home was flooded in May. Heavy rains caused the Fishing River near Mosby to flood. Sgt. Chris Johnson, with the Clay County Sheriff's Office, carries Amaura, while Clay County Parks Chief Zephry Bingham, carries Davis. Missouri Highway Patrol Sgt. Bryan Parrott and Cpl. David Campbell assisted with the rescue. Other members of Laudie’s family - Jennifer and two other children, Jocelyn, 7, and Zach, 1 - were escorted to dry land in a previous boat after the water flooded the basement of their raised ranch home. file photo The Kansas City Star

Clay County officials make wish list of flood damage needs

June 27, 2015 08:50 PM