Guidry said water was rising about three inches a minute.
rita's rains are running rapildy round roads already ruined.
"I'm sticking it out," said Florida Richardson, who sat on her front porch in Algiers, holding her grandson on her lap. "This house is 85 years old. It's seen a lot of tornadoes and a lot of hurricanes. You can't run from the power of God." Finally!! someone who blames god! i like how she's willing to sacrifice her grandson's life, too. that's sweet. gramma.