I hooked up the generator at my Mom’s house since it doesn’t look like she will be getting back power tonight. More to come. Exciting, I know.
We received power at approx. 5:45PM. My mom still does not have power. We are hoping that it will not be long for her.
Just trying to see if posting from YouTube works.
Well, it looks like things are starting to get back to normal in New Orleans:
Here’s the update from the homestead:
I have seen cable trucks in my neighborhood, so service should be restored shortly.
I’ll probably come back here in a couple of days to check in.
My parents have made it back to Diamondhead. The verdict:
My house –
Parents’ house –
Overall, everything seems fine. We’re heading back tomorrow for a couple of days.
Then, off to New Iberia.
Please keep in mind when you are watching television coverage of Katrina, my house is located in Hacock County (city of Diamondhead).
The eye of Katrina passed directly over Hancock County. Now, reporters are finally getting into the county. There are reports of a 24 ft. storm surge.
Next time, remove the batteries.
Give a new meaning to “wand” screening.