Joplin students gather to mark start of their futures with school groundbreakings

Tuesday, May 22, 2012 | 4:10 p.m. CDT; updated 12:06 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, May 23, 2012

JOPLIN — It’s hard to miss the skeleton of St. John’s Regional Mercy Hospital that remains a symbol of the tornado that tore through Joplin a year ago today.