As part of the commemoration of the 10 th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina's onslaught, "Katrina: Mother-in-Law of 'Em All" will be staged Aug. 28 and 29 at the Joy Theater. The play by Rob Florence is set in the …
The Times-Picayune · ByJohn Pope · 2 hours ago
Jackson County leaders are looking for ways to deal with 200 cement slabs left by Hurricane Katrina's surge 10 years ago. The Sun Herald reported that county leaders asked the Planning Department Monday to …
16 WAPT · 5 hours ago
Jackson County
Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans a decade ago. After rebuilding and resilience efforts, does the city feel more prepared for natural disasters? On 29 August 2005, Hurricane Katrina, one of the US’ deadliest … · 1 day ago
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Blacks in post-Hurricane Katrina New Orleans have made some educational progress, but the median income has not risen as much as that of White households, reports NOLA. African-Americans make up 59 percent …
News One · 1 day ago
African Americans
GULFPORT -- Ten years is long enough for residents and businesses to remove slabs or pilings Hurricane Katrina left behind, the City Council has decided. Council members voted Tuesday to require that the …
Sun Herald · ByAnita Lee · 1 hour ago
Director Ava DuVernay makes it her business to tell the stories Hollywood rarely spotlights. Whether it be her indie film Middle of Nowhere that made her the first African-American woman to nab the Best Director prize …
Vibe · 1 day ago
Ava DuVernay
As part of an ongoing series of stories centered around the 10-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, | The Times-Picayune reflects on the massive storm's impact, its devastating aftermath, and its enduring …
High School Sports Nola · 10 hours ago
Anthony Scelfo
Barely ten years later, and it’s already impossible to recall with any precision the depths of uncertainty that was life post-Hurricane Katrina. Much of the collectively kept digital diary of that catastrophe has already …
Salon · 7/3/2015
In addition to the many trade titles about Hurricane Katrina, several university presses are publishing books on the subject this year. America’s Great Storm: Leading Through Hurricane Katrina by Haley Barbour, with …
Publishers Weekly · 7/3/2015
Hurricane Katrina
Slated for an August 15 release, the new book by former Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour is called “America’s Great Storm: Leading Through Hurricane Katrina” (University Press of Mississippi, 243 pages) and - with …
Desoto Times Tribune · BySid Salter · 1 day ago
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