wedding http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Meet The Military Couple Who Fit A Little Wedding Into The Great Flood Of 1993 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/meet-military-couple-who-fit-little-wedding-great-flood-1993 <p>Twenty years ago, the flood of 1993 changed lives up and down the Mississippi and Missouri rivers.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Fifty-five thousand homes and 33,000 businesses were destroyed. Fifty people were killed. Damages totaled in the billions.</span></p><p>But in the midst of the devastation, there were moments of joy, too.</p><p>For two former soldiers in the Missouri National Guard, the flood of 1993 marked the start of their lives, together.</p><p>This is their story</p> Fri, 09 Aug 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 28896 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Meet The Military Couple Who Fit A Little Wedding Into The Great Flood Of 1993