God Bless Somerset Pa

  1. Like most people on this end of the state the residents of Somerset are self sufficient and stoic. The need to be, in the last year they have the kind of disasters that you would only expect to see in a place with 100 times the population. First the plane crash on 9/11 and now they are dealing with this mining disaster.
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  2. 15 Comments

  3. by   delirium
    I saw that on the news last night, horrible. It sort of shocked me out of feeling so sorry for myself yesterday.
    How horrific.
    God bless them, indeed.
  4. by   thisnurse
    its looking more grave by the hour.
    my heart goes out to the miners and their families as well as the rescue workers and their families.
    all we can do is pray for a good outcome
  5. by   Zee_RN
    And a drill bit broke, delaying the rescue attempt by NINE hours. Ah, it's so hard to imagine a positive outcome but we are still praying.
  6. by   l.rae
    prayers for these families and hopes for survivers!..following this story on FOX....also.....sad....another missing, murdered child today......................too horrific.....LR
  7. by   cargal
    My husband is watching the news. The miners are alive!! They are still down there, but they have communication with them! I will post follow ups.
  8. by   cargal
  9. by   fedupnurse
    They are pulling them out left and right now. I'm watching it on CNN! They look haggard but alive. Hope they all do well! I'd freak if I were stuck in a hole like that!
  10. by   Zee_RN
    THEY GOT ALL NINE!!! OMG!! They got 'em! It's so wonderful to get some good news in this world! I'm so happy for those families!
  11. by   Hardknox
    NINE DOR NINE!!! Thank GOD!!
  12. by   Mkue
    praise the lord, they are all alive!

    following the story on cnn

    yes !!! what brave men they are, as well as the rescuers !

  13. by   andrewsgranny
    Update: They are all out! Thank God!
  14. by   hoolahan
    Thank you Lord for delivering these brave men safe and sound, back to their families. God bless the men who worked tirelessly to get them out, and never gave up hope.

    I am so glad to see a hapy ending to this news story!!

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