|Posted on 9/22/2017 2:42:00 PM.|
By Jeff Palermo
Sunday marks the 12-year anniversary of Hurricane Rita making landfall near the Texas-Louisiana boarder. State Climatologist Barry Keim says nationwide it’s a forgotten storm, because of the destruction left behind by Hurricane Katrina, but Rita had higher maximum sustained winds and...
|Hurricane Rita, Cameron, anniversary, storm surge, |
|Posted on 9/24/2015 1:53:00 AM.|
Today marks the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Rita and many remember the destruction it caused only a month after Katrina. Lafayette Congressman Charles Boustany recalls the immense flooding and tornadoes that slammed into southwest Louisiana. He says the only fortunate thing that came out of this tragic event was there were no lives lost.
|Charles Boustany, Hurricane Rita, Cameron Parish, Calcasieu Parish, |
|Posted on 9/23/2015 11:08:00 AM.|
Thursday marks the ten year anniversary of Hurricane Rita making landfall in Louisiana. Cameron Parish was the hardest hit area from the storm with farmland and pasture inundated with saltwater and numerous homes flooded or washed away.
|Hurricane Rita, Cameron Parish, Kevin Savoie|
|Posted on 9/24/2014 5:02:00 AM.|
|Today marks the nine year anniversary of Hurricane Rita making landfall on Sabine Pass. Jennings Senator Blade Morrish says southwest Louisiana learned a lot as a result of Rita and has done quite well rebuilding. He says, even today, as the area builds, they build with hurricanes in mind.|
|Hurricane Rita, anniversary|