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Sunday, 31 August 2014 10:14
While many took note last week of Hurricane Katrina's devastation of New Orleans nine years ago, the Tampa Bay area also has a hurricane memory that many long-time residents still shudder over. Related News/ArchiveJustices wary of unlimited cellphone searches4 Months AgoCoast Guard: 'Bounty' captain and owners 'negligent' for fatal sinking in Hurricane Sandy2 Months AgoFlorida Holocaust Museum exhibit honors life of spy, martyr Hannah Senesh7 Months Ago
Hurricane Katrina survivor finds peace as he battles incurable cancer
Friday, 29 August 2014 23:03
ATLANTA (CBS46) - One man's heartache during Hurricane Katrina and his determination to keep a promise to his late wife captured the nation's attention. Hardy Jackson lost his wife to the storm surge. He recalled what happened to CBS Atlanta News' Jennifer Mayerle hours after the floodwaters receded. The two have kept in touch since then. "Seven long years. No, I thought I'd never see seven years pass by.
Hancock County remembers Hurricane Katrina
Thursday, 28 August 2014 16:08
WAVELAND, MS (WLOX) - South Mississippi paused Friday to remember the day many say changed the Coast forever.It was the worst natural disaster in U.S. history created by a powerful hurricane named Katrina. On August 29, 2005, Laura Bane lost her mother, father and two younger brothers. "The water went completely over the house," Bane remembered. She, her son, and a friend were among those who turned out for a somber 9th anniversary memorial service…
Hurricane Katrina: Gentilly church reopens for community with various events
Thursday, 28 August 2014 12:17
A beacon is someone or something that guides or gives hope to others. Margaret Orr: Looking back, looking ahead 9 years after... It’s still painful to think about Hurricane Katrina. I’ve put those memories in a box and I rarely bring them out.More
Hurricane Katrina nine years later
Thursday, 28 August 2014 11:03
NEW ORLEANS, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- Nine years ago today, a Category 3 hurricane named Katrina made landfall along the coasts of Louisiana and Mississippi, overwhelming the levee system in New Orleans and wreaking havoc on the historic city and much of the South. Though many parts of the city have long since returned to normal, many neighborhoods remain scarred -- others (mostly in the Lower 9th Ward) are still empty, likely never to be…
The Fix: Today is the ninth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina
Thursday, 28 August 2014 08:00
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Hurricane Katrina survivors use social media to remember painful anniversary
Thursday, 28 August 2014 07:29
MIAMI - New Orleans was marking the ninth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina Friday. Many survivors who moved away used social media to remember the nightmare. The whole experience of Katrina was incredible. Walking through waist deep water and sleeping on bridges showed me to have great faith.— jarettshorts (@iamjarettshorts) August 29, 2014 and i lost everything but i aint the only one.
A look back at Hurricane Katrina, 50 photos
Thursday, 28 August 2014 07:14
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - For some, it may be hard to believe that nine years have passed since Hurricane Katrina made landfall and left major devastation in Louisiana and Mississippi. Most people will never forget where they were when Katrina, a Category 3 Hurricane, came ashore first in Plaquemines Parish and then St. Bernard. Breaches in the Industrial Canal as well as the 17th Street, London Avenue and Orleans Avenue canals left much of…
Biloxi remembers Hurricane Katrina victims on 9th anniversary
Thursday, 28 August 2014 05:08
BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - The City of Biloxi marked the ninth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina with a ceremony on the Town Green on Friday morning. Students read the names of those who lost their lives in the storm, Bishop Roger Morin offered prayers, and Biloxi Mayor A.J. Holloway spoke of progress. "Today is a day when we pause and remember what we went through, how we endured, and how we are prevailing," Mayor Holloway told…
City of New Orleans remembers Hurricane Katrina 9 years later
Thursday, 28 August 2014 02:46
Today marks the ninth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina making landfall on the Gulf Coast. It annihilated communities and dramatically changed the lives of people in Mississippi and Louisiana. Today numerous events will take place across the city including a wreath laying ceremony in Mid-city. Margaret Orr: Looking back, looking ahead 9 years after.
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