May 26, 2011
This photo provided May 25, 2011, by Mike Hare shows his son, Lantz Hare, who is still missing following Sunday's deadly tornado in Joplin, Mo. As hours stretched to days after a tornado plowed into Joplin and killed more than 120 people, the search by survivors for loved ones took turns both heartbreaking and heartwarming as those missing in the debris were found both alive and dead.
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Mike Hare has scoured the ravaged neighborhood where his 16-year-old son Lantz was seen last. He’s called hospitals from Dallas to Kansas City and taken dozens of calls offering advice, prayers and hopeful tips. None of the calls came from Lantz. None offered any hope he might still be alive.