Cameron, Louisiana is basically destroyed, and as many as 1,000 people may be stranded, according to CNN.
UPDATE: On a lighter note, police in Lake Charles caught a group of looters stealing DVDs from a porno store. Heh.
List of possibly helpful links from Lake Charles.com
(state police, road closures)
http://www.kplctv.com (KLPC TV Lake Charles)
http://www.americanpress.com (Lake Charles Paper)
Check Emergency newsblog, too: http://americanpress.blogspot.com/
photos & local info, including surrounding communities
http://www.klfy.com/ (Lafayette Ch. 10)
http://www.streamaudio.com/stations/asx/kbon_fm.asx (KBON radio - KLFY 10 broadcast)
http://news.yahoo.com/ (news, photos — including CNN video clips from LC, Westlake, Vermillion Parish)
www.google.com (try searching the news area for your community)
“On a lighter note, police in Lake Charles caught a group of looters stealing DVDs from a porno store. Heh.”
LOL…..I think that might well fall into Honore’s “Stuck on Stupid” category….
Wave graphic link: http://cimss.ssec.wisc.edu/tropic/real-time/atlantic/images/xxirg8n.GIF
Tropical weather outlook link: http://weather.wwltv.com/auto/wwltv/tropical/ABNT20.RAW.html
more hurricanes on the way?????